Aerospace and defence
The players in Alberta's aerospace sector are competitive nationally and in the world market: our companies are expanding into new markets as well as offering supply chain opportunities to multi-national OEMs wishing to expend their Industrial and Regional Benefit obligations. With increasing globalization, Alberta's value as an aerospace and defence industry hub will continue to grow.
For industry facts, opportunities and resources, see:
About the industry
Want to learn about the industry? Access basic information and statistics on Alberta’s Aerospace and defence industry and its subsectors.
Want to do business with the industry? Learn what opportunities are available by attending industry events and conferences, and accessing purchasing and procurement opportunities and market reports.
Want to know what’s new in the industry? See our Aerospace and defence news section.
Want to know who’s who in the industry? See our list of Aerospace and defence industry associations.
Looking for Aerospace and defence companies in Alberta? The cluster map identifies A&D companies, organized by sectors.
If you would like to know more about the aerospace and defence industry in Alberta and don't know where to start, please contact:
Ministry of Enterprise and Advanced Education
- Kevin Weidlich - Manager, Technology Industry Development
Alternatively, if you need specific information regarding international trade in the aerospace and defence industry in Alberta, please contact:
Ministry of International, Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Relations - International Offices and Trade
- Betty Jandewerth - Advanced Industries: Europe
- Orest Warchola - Advanced Industries: United States
- Constance Leung - Advanced Industries: North Asia
- Norm Morrison - Advanced Industries: Middle East and North Africa
- Benigno Rojas-Morena - Advanced Industries: South America
- Svenja Chenikel - Advanced Industries: Southeast Asia/Oceania
To learn more about the passenger movement aspect of the aerospace and defence industry, please contact:
Ministry of Transportation
- Sara Wong - Passenger Industry Development
Aerospace and defence profile
Read a comprehensive profile on Alberta's aerospace and defence industry.
A Vector to Diversity
Learn more about the Alberta aerospace and defence industry strategy and action plan.
Date Updated: Thu, 20 Dec 2012 04:16:08