Vancouver Island Aerospace exhibit at ADSE Aug 8 2013

“The BC aerospace sector is a successful, high value, high technology engineering, manufacturing and service industry. The opportunity for Canadian and international aerospace industry partners to come together to capitalize on assets and capabilities has never been more timely.  The current Aerospace Review implementation process has government and industry engaging together like never before to grow the aerospace sector.

Ensuring that business, industry and government are all working together to create opportunities and access to the key technologies required for the aerospace products in the future is critical if we are to grow, create new jobs and generate increased wealth in our economy.” – ADSE, full expo details here

BC Companies at the Pacific Northwest Aerospace Association annual conference

Pat Bell, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour

“British Columbia is a leader in the aerospace industry with a geographic advantage. Our province offers the necessary intellectual and natural capital to compete in a 21st-century economy that relies significantly on emerging markets and opportunities.” – Pat Bell, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour, full article here