Airbus slams sceptical supplier Raytheon over jet output

Airbus slams sceptical supplier Raytheon over jet output

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Sept 23 (Reuters) – Europe’s Airbus (AIR.PA) clashed on Friday with U.S. giant Raytheon Technologies (RTX.N) over plans for a record leap in jetliner output, after the industry’s largest contractor questioned whether a battered supply chain could keep up. The world’s largest planemaker said it … Read more

The Toronto air show hasn’t even started and people are already complaining

The Toronto air show hasn’t even started and people are already complaining

The Canadian International Air Show (CIAS) is back in Toronto after a long hiatus, and with it, the cacophony of jet blasts and droning piston engines tearing up the skies over the waterfront. The long-awaited return of the Air Show runs September 3-5 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., but the associated booms and blasts … Read more

That time the Toronto Air Show ended in terrifying disaster

That time the Toronto Air Show ended in terrifying disaster

The Canadian International Air Show (CIAS) has been a beloved summer tradition since the postwar years, but the annual display of warplanes performing aerobatics hasn’t always gone according to plan. There have been nine recorded accidents and incidents in the 75-year history of the CIAS (and four more related incidents during practice), including crashes resulting … Read more

SpaceX, T-Mobile to Connect Satellites to Cellphones in Remote Areas

SpaceX, T-Mobile to Connect Satellites to Cellphones in Remote Areas

SpaceX and T-Mobile US Inc. TMUS 1.20% said they plan to work together to use the rocket company’s satellites to provide connections to T-Mobile cellphones across the U.S., even in remote areas with no current wireless service. The companies said Thursday that the new service will use Starlink satellites that SpaceX plans to launch and … Read more

Hollywood director Wolfgang Petersen dies at 81 – Good Morning America

Hollywood director Wolfgang Petersen dies at 81 – Good Morning America

Hollywood director Wolfgang Petersen dies at 81  Good Morning America Wolfgang Petersen, blockbuster filmmaker of ‘Das Boot,’ dies  The Globe and Mail Wolfgang Petersen remembered: 5 films that prove why he was one of Hollywood’s most versatile, and successful,  The A.V. Club Every Wolfgang Petersen Movie Ranked Worst To Best  Screen Rant Wolfgang Petersen: A Legacy of Outsized Movies … Read more

Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk’s SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensions

Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk’s SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensions

PARIS, Aug 12 (Reuters) – The European Space Agency (ESA) has begun preliminary technical discussions with Elon Musk’s SpaceX that could lead to the temporary use of its launchers after the Ukraine conflict blocked Western access to Russia’s Soyuz rockets. The private American competitor to Europe’s Arianespace has emerged as a key contender to plug … Read more

Airbus delivered 46 jets in July, books big China order

Airbus delivered 46 jets in July, books big China order

Undelivered Airbus A320neo-family airplanes that have been built without engines, due to supply chain shortages, are seen parked outside the European plane-maker’s factory in Blagnac, France August 4, 2022. REUTERS/Tim Hepher Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Airbus (AIR.PA) delivered 46 jets in July, bringing physical deliveries … Read more

Opinion: Vancouver’s move to mandate mechanical air cooling in all new homes is misguided

Opinion: Vancouver’s move to mandate mechanical air cooling in all new homes is misguided

The authors are researchers from the Climate Change Health Effects, Adaptation, and ResiLience (HEAL) cluster at the University of British Columbia. Record-breaking temperatures are sweeping Europe and North America, a grim reminder of last summer’s deadly heat dome in British Columbia. Increasingly, it seems our cities are just not built to withstand this intense heat. … Read more

Everyone is loving this Toronto teacher who bought Nike sneakers for her entire class

Everyone is loving this Toronto teacher who bought Nike sneakers for her entire class

One Toronto educator is definitely being deemed the coolest teacher ever this week after she gifted each member of her grade 2/3 class with a brand new pair of the trendiest kicks for summer. Melissa Cataldo Alfano, who posts on social media as @teachinthe6ix, wanted to surprise her students with a very special end-of-term present for … Read more

Canada to suspend vaccine mandates for most domestic and international travel, government jobs

Canada to suspend vaccine mandates for most domestic and international travel, government jobs

Travellers at Toronto Pearson International Airport’s Terminal 1, are photographed on May 25, 2022. Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail.Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail The federal government is set to suspend the COVID-19 vaccination requirement for domestic travel by airplane and train, and for people leaving Canada by air, sources said. However, a source said the … Read more