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Aug 04, 2015, 12:06 ET

La desviación del procedimiento aprobado produjo la colisión de un helicóptero en el aeropuerto Sept-Îles en 2013

- La desviación del procedimiento aprobado durante un vuelo de entrenamiento produjo la colisión de un helicóptero en el aeropuerto...

Jul 21, 2015, 10:55 ET

Dicom Transportation Group Acquires Extra Express

Dicom adds final mile capabilities and distribution points in the Western United States CHICAGO, July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Dicom Transportation...

Jul 16, 2015, 21:05 ET

TSB deploys an investigator to the site of an aircraft accident at Buttonville Airport, Markham, Ontario

RICHMOND HILL, ON, July 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of an...

Jul 16, 2015, 10:00 ET

Procedural deficiencies led to December 2013 runway incursion at the Ottawa/MacDonald-Cartier International Airport

GATINEAU, QC, July 16,  2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released today its investigation report...

Jul 15, 2015, 10:00 ET

Use of non-standard phraseology and not following standard operating procedures contributed to risk of collision at Ottawa's Macdonald-Cartier International Airport

OTTAWA, July 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Today the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released its investigation report (A14H0002) into the June 2014...

Jul 14, 2015, 11:00 ET

The effects of defective train wheels on rail at the heart of 2014 CP accident near Keyes, Manitoba

WINNIPEG, July 14, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its investigation report (R14W0041) into the 15...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:50 ET

Minister Raitt engages Durham, York and Toronto area community, business, municipal leaders on next steps for the Pickering Lands

WHITHBY, ON, July13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today met with with community groups, regional and...

Jul 12, 2015, 12:40 ET

TSB deploys a team to the site of a marine incident at the Fraser Surrey Docks, British Columbia

RICHMOND, BC, July 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators today, to Fraser Surrey...

Jul 10, 2015, 11:22 ET

Minister Raitt highlights the importance of international trade for Canada

Addressed participants at the 2015 Toronto Global Forum OTTAWA, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, was...

Jul 09, 2015, 12:49 ET

Minister Raitt meets with Alberta Enterprise Group to talk about the future of transportation - Reaffirms Canada's commitment to the importance of transportation and trade for our economy

EDMONTON, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, met with key Alberta business owners, investors and entrepreneurs...

Jul 09, 2015, 11:56 ET

Government of Canada proposes changes to aerodrome development

New rules require consultation with Canadians in surrounding communities OTTAWA, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of...

Jul 08, 2015, 17:03 ET

TSB deploys team to assess aircraft accident in Osoyoos, British Columbia

RICHMOND, BC, July 8, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Osoyoos, British...

Jul 07, 2015, 16:35 ET

Harper Government announces initiative to improve ship-source oil spill preparedness and response

Minister Raitt announces the Area Response Planning pilot project during a speech at the Vancouver Board of Trade OTTAWA, July 7, 2015 /CNW/ -...

Jul 06, 2015, 17:19 ET

Harper government invests in safe marine shipping - Minister Raitt announces funding for the Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping

OTTAWA, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with John Weston, Member of Parliament for West...

Jul 06, 2015, 11:14 ET

Minister Raitt marks the second anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic derailment

OTTAWA, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, issued today this statement on the second anniversary of the...

Jul 02, 2015, 17:37 ET

TSB deploying a team of investigators to a marine accident in Victoria, British Columbia

RICHMOND, BC, July 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will be deploying a team of investigators to Victoria,...

Jun 30, 2015, 17:04 ET

Government of Canada strengthens air cargo security

Updated regulations will facilitate flow of goods, align with international practices OTTAWA, June 30, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt,...

Jun 30, 2015, 10:00 ET

Reduced proficiency and lack of egress training contributed to 2014 fatal aircraft accident on Taylor Lake, Ontario

RICHMOND HILL, ON, June 30, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its investigation report...

Jun 29, 2015, 14:30 ET

December 2012 accident in Sanikiluaq, Nunavut, highlights need for improved safety for infants and children onboard aircraft

WINNIPEG, 29 June 2015 /CNW/ - In its investigation (A12Q0216) into the Perimeter Aviation Flight 993 that crashed while landing in Sanikiluaq,...

Jun 27, 2015, 12:34 ET

TSB deploys team to the site of an accident at Bonaventure Airport in Quebec, involving an amateur built aircraft

DORVAL, QC, June 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the site of an accident...