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TWRV6-Issue: 1/2 (JAN. 8)
Comment: (TWR Launches Into New Year With Optimism)  Micheal J. O'Brien
A NUCLEAR BLACK MARKET? (6)  Micheal J. O'Brien (MO'B)
Black Sea Fleet Told To Swear Ukraine Oath By Jan. 20
Aerospace In U.S. Forecasted To Show Less Decline In 1992
U.S. Industrial Sector -- 1991 & 1992 Growth (chart)
De Cuellar Oversees El Salvador Peace As Ghali Takes Over
$2 Million Lockheed Contract For BAe Australia
CF Participate In Humanitarian Airlift To Moscow
Masse Spends New Year's In Kuwait, Visits CF Troops
Exhibitors Announced For U.S. Air & Trade Show
Rohde & Schwarz Introduces EK893 Triple Receiver
Thai Airways To Get Canadair Challenger
Brazilian Aerospace Firm Gets Boeing 777 Contract
First Agusta A109K2 Delivered To Swiss Customer
Readers Urged To Join Fight Against Berry Amendment
Spar Satellite Centre Now Operating In Africa
Spar Completes Antennas For Spanish Satellite
CF Personnel Return From Ethiopia
Readers Invited To Submit Nominations For Vimy Award
EHIL & Paramax Get NSA Pre-Implementation Contracts
People: Louis Kauling Takes Over The Helm At CDPA
HP's Atomic Clock Achieves New Levels In Timekeeping

TWRV6-Issue: 3. (JAN. 15)
Comment: (Three Canadian MPs Turfed From China)  Micheal J. O'Brien
THE MIGHTY DRAGON (6) MO'B ( Micheal J. O'Brien)
The Changing Face Of The Defence Exports Market
Update: McDonnell Douglas/Taiwan Deal "On" But Slow
NASA Cutting Shuttle Jobs
First 1992 Order For Boeing Comes From Singapore
Hungarians In Canada For Open Skies Trial Overflight
Canadians Join U.N. Observer Mission In Yugoslavia
Alberta Company Wins NRC Small Contract
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Telesat Completes Financing For MSAT Programme
CAL Corp. Gets $414,600 Space Agency Contract
Exporters' Association Receives ISTC Contract
U.S. Navy Awards $20M Contracts For A-X Programme
Canadair's CL-215T Gets Utility Category Type Approval
People: Field Makes Two Appointments & Restructures

TWRV6-Issue: 4. (JAN. 22)
Comment: (The CF In A Divided Canada)  Micheal J. O'Brien
TRADE, AID & DISARMAMENT (6)  Micheal J. O'Brien (MO')B
Canada's Mission In Baltics Now Open
Project Update: ARDS-ADM Contract Award In April
Update: Promavia Project Progressing In Saskatoon
U.N. Preparing For Largest Ever Peace Operation: Cambodia
"Divided We Fall" CISS Proceedings-In-Print Available
Rangers On Commemorative Trek Across Canada
Marcel Masse Visits Cairo
Canada To Play Role In El Salvadore Peace/Rebuilding Plan
Textron To Buy Cessna From GD
Spar To Share Work On Space Station Contracts
People: President Announced For Rolls-Royce (Canada)
CAE To Build First A109 Helicopter Simulator
CAE To Get $12 Million Funding Under MOU With ISTC
Spar Makes More Inroads In Africa With $6.2M Contract
Apaches For The British Army?
Russian Parliament To Debate Export Arms Trade

TWRV6-Issue: 5. (JAN. 29)
Comment: (Maintaining Canada's Defence Industrial Base)  Mike O'Brien
U.S. FAADS Project Slipping From U.S. Budget
Collins Promises Financial Resources To El Salvador
British Army Will Continue To Train At CFB Suffield
IRAP In The Context Of National Priorities -- David Berger
Unlikely International Star To Visit With Mulroney
Zenon Environmental Systems Purchases Gladwall
McDonnell Douglas May Land Sale Of 24 F-15s To Saudi
Details On De Havilland Sale
SAP To Supply Canadair RJ Spare Parts Management System
Belgian Army Gets First Agusta A109K
$2 Million Contract For CAL From Singapore
People: Bob Chisholm Goes From Bristol To Rolls-Royce
People: EMCON Appoints National Sales Manager
People: Canadair Surveillance Systems Appointment

TWRV6-Issue: 6. (FEB. 5)
Comment: (The World Is Not "A Safer Place")  Micheal J. O'Brien
INITIAL REACTION (6)  Micheal J. O'Brien
These Jobs And Families Are Important Too!!!
NSA Update: More Milestones Missed As Cabinet Wields Axe
The NSA Engine Choice Was Due Three Years Ago
The Whole NSA Package Due On March 31
Restigouche Headed For Persian Gulf
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Alberta
Pelorus Wins Transport Canada Contract
Ontario Company Wins ACOA Computer Contract
Our (Tongue-In-Cheek) Public Survey On Boris
High-Tech Company Streamlines For Competitive Edge
Kelsey's Edison Division Wins $1M CF-18 Contract
Fight Over Airbus Subsidies Continues
Readers, Have You A Nomination For The 1992 Vimy Award?
CF Will Get Special Medal For Service In Pakistan
Conference On Role Of Military & Democratic Societies

TWRV6-Issue: 7. (FEB. 12)
Comment: (Aid First At Home To Convert A&D Industry)  Mike O'Brien
DAMAGE REPORT -- FAADS LOST (8)  Micheal J. O'Brien (MO')B
DND Announces Senior Appointments For 1992
CMC Wins $14M Indonesian Telecommunications Contract
Job Cuts At Lockheed Canada: Temporary Setback?
More North Warning System Work For CANAC/Microtel
April 8 Deadline For 1992 Business Excellence Awards
Quebec Company Announces Recent DND Contracts
Nominate A Fellow Citizen For The 1992 Vimy Award
Subs Will Be Equipped With Towed Array Sonar System
CAE Enters Commercial Visual System Market
Bids For Canadair's New Biz Jet Engine Due Mid-Month
Rohde & Schwarz Takes On Comet Technik's Products
Douglas Hurd Points To Dangers Of Islamic Fundamentalism
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
Bristol Gets Environment Canada Contract
Industry Mourns Loss Of A Precious Friend And Leader

TWRV6-Issue: 8. (FEB. 19)
Comment: (Islamic Revivalism)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Readers Invited To Nominate Candidates For 1992 Vimy Award
ADATS Anti-Tank Missile Warhead Not A "Kinetic Round"
SSC's Procurement Reforms Set "High Standards Of Fairness"
Eliminating The "Paper" Source List System
Canada's New Electronic Open Bidding Service
Who To Contact For More SSC "Open Bidding" Information
Security Clearance Needed For "Classified" Bid Documents
Brazilian Aerospace Firm To Be Privatized This Year
U.S. Air & Trade Show To Include Executive Seminars
GE90 Engines To Power Lauda Air's Boeing 777s
British Aerospace Creates Three New Companies
Second BAe Jetstream 41 Makes Maiden Flight
COM DEV Is Member Of BAe's Orion Satellite Team
Canadair Presents Robotic System Package To CSA
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
Ontario Aerospace Firm To Get $4.5M In DIPP Funds
People: More Work For Canadair's Hughes In Washington
People: MD Helicopter Co. Looking For New President

TWRV6-Issue: 9. (FEB. 26)
Comment: (Military Chaos In The CIS)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Canadians Make An Impact At Asian Aerospace Show
U.N. Protection Force-Yugoslavia Largest Yet At 14,000
Have The Tories Made The CF A Gay-Rights Frontier? (MO'B)
Eight Megatons Seized By Guerrillas Near Caspian
CFE Treaty To Be Rejuvenated By CSCE: NATO
Two Mohawks Sentenced To Jail For Part In Oka Uprising
Ukraine Takes Another Step Toward Military Independence
208 Employees Cut From McDonnell Douglas In Tulsa
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
IRIDIUM Team Signs Canada's COM DEV
Thomson-CSF Makes First Export Sale Of New PR4G System
Bradley To Provide Air Transport For Energy Project
Roll-Out Ceremony For 1st Reconnaissance-Capable F/A-18
CL-227 Completes At-Sea Flights From USS Doyle
DND Releases 2nd Annual Chemical & Biological Report
CTV's "Shirley" Tackles Issue Of Homosexuals In The CF

TWRV6-Issue: 10. (MAR. 4)
Comment: (Withdrawing CF Troops From Europe Fits NWO)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Assessing The Impact Of Withdrawal (MO'B)
Canada To Send More Peacekeepers To Cambodia
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
Federal Government And Spar Sign Follow-On MOU
More CSA Rocket Work For Bristol
East Coast Company Awarded NRC Small Contract
Boeing Predicts Brighter Future For Commercial Aviation
PRIOR Heads Team For Transport Canada's $50M CAMSIM
Textron Concludes Purchase Of Cessna
Nominations For The 1992 Vimy Award Close March 15
E-2C Radar Simulation Contract Goes To CAE-Link
MD & BAe To Jointly Develop ASTOVL Aircraft
Aerospace Consortium Opens Two New Offices
United Nations Grows To 175 Member Nations

TWRV6-Issue: 11. (MAR. 11)
Comment: (Mulroney Counterattacks U.S. As Election Nears)  Micheal J. O'Brien
CFSSU Project Update: First Phase Still On Target
IRIDIUM Prospects Look Good At ITU's WARC
Distant War Drums
Rolls-Royce Plc Profits Fall To Less Than 1/3 Of Budget
NSA Engine Choice Postponed Until Today
NATO Meeting Overtaken By Nagorno-Karabakh Bloodshed
First Spar VSATPlus Network To Be Installed In Mexico
U.K. Airline To Get New BAe 146 Jetliners
Spar Reports 1991 Year-End Results
Canadian A&D Industry Profits From Asian Aerospace '92
Might MBB's Operation Be Yanked From Fort Erie?
CAE Awarded Contracts Worth $11.5M By Japanese Airline
Federal Express Chooses CAE For Airbus Training Devices

TWRV6 12. (MAR. 18)
Comment: (The Russian/Ukrainian Arms Race)  Micheal J. O'Brien
CF Members From Germany Confirmed For Yugoslavia
Brig.-Gen. MacKenzie Appointed UNPROFOR Chief Of Staff
Part Of CFB Suffield Designated National Wildlife Area
Valcom Wins $1M Contract For NAVAID Equipment
Astronaut Truly Replaced By TRW's Goldin As Head Of NASA
Alouette Submits Bid For Government Shares In Telesat
LSVW Winner Gets $1.4M To Market Trucks Worldwide
British Aerospace Selected For FAA Training
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Germany May Opt For MIG-29 Over EFA
People: New Military Advisor To Replace Canadian At BAe
NSA Engine Choice Postponed As Clock Ticks Off Final Hours
NATO Mounting Lobby To Push Reversal Of Canada's Decision
MBB Operation In Fort Erie, Ontario To Stay
Meritorious Service Cross Awarded To Foreign Civilian
Canada To Help Avert Flow Of Soviet Scientists To Third World
U.N. Transitional Authority In Cambodia Launched

TWRV6-Issue: 13. (MAR. 25)
Comment: (The West Should Help Dismantle Ukraine's Nukes)  Mike O'Brien
INTERIM CRASH REPORT (6)  Micheal J. O'Brien
U.K. Election: Waiting For The Onslaught? (JR)
Update: Targets Set For CF Flight Training Project
MacDonald Dettwiler Wins Remote Sensing Contract
CSCE Takes Over European Arms Control
McDonnell Douglas/Taiwan Aerospace Deal Still On
European Community Concerned About Defence Industry
"Open Skies" Negotiations Approaching Conclusion
Atlantis Aerospace Gets CFTS Subcontract From Canadair
Ontario Company Awarded DIPP Contract
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
U.S. Super Collider: Contracts For Canadian Firms?
DND & Western Star Confirm LSVW Contract
Spar Acquires PRIOR Data Sciences
Indal's RAST System Being Tested For EH101
Another EHF SATCOM Contract Goes To Raytheon Canada
More Funds For Science's Research Granting Councils
Raytheon Canada Awarded Two Contracts Worth Over $10M
DND Announces Cost-Cutting Relocation Project

TWRV6-Issue: 14. (APR. 1)
Comment: (NATO To Scold Canada For Pull-Out Plans)  Mike O'Brien
WILL CSCE CONTROL NATO? (6) MO'B  Micheal J. O'Brien
Airbus To Honour GATT Ruling
Germany To Link With CIS In Space
European Defence A Hidden Issue On U.K. Election Agenda (JR)
$6.1M Contract Awarded For CF Fire Trucks
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
CIIPS Awaits Final Fate
People: Paul Manson Now Officially President Of Paramax
Bombardier To Build New $40M Administrative Centre
DND Announces Cost-Saving Depot Consolidation Plan
Lycoming Engine To Power New Kaman Helicopter
Irish General To Fill Major-General Milner's Shoes In Cyprus
NSA Update: Best & Final Offers Yesterday
Elementary School Students Visit Garrett Canada
People: New Canadian Space Agency President

TWRV6-Issue: 15. (APR. 8)
Comment: (Defence Minister Should Be Silent On National Unity Issue)  Micheal J. O'Brien
U.K. Voters Weigh The "Boyo" Factor (JR)
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
CDC Breaks Ground On New Communications Systems Facility
De Havilland Launches Dash 8 Series 200
Canadair Opens Regional Jet Training Centre
CAE To Build First MD-90 Simulator & FTDs
B.C. Company Gets Transport Canada Contract
CAL's Wide Band Processors At SAR Ground Stations
Quebec Company Wins Contract For Firefighter Clothing

TWRV6-Issue: 16. (APR. 15)
Comment: (Procurement Officials Running DND)  Micheal J. O'Brien
U.K. Industry Assesses Major's Victory (JR)
Masse Announces Short-Term Capital Acquisition Project
GM's LAV To Fulfill Major Requirement Of Cancelled MRCV
Bell 412 UTTH: Contract Expected Later This Year
Scholarships In The Environmental Sciences To Be Awarded
People: NRC Governing Council Has New Member
NWI Approved As Hercules Service Centre
Chief Of Defence Staff To Receive 1992 Vimy Award
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Lockheed Canada Bids For Arctic Project
New CIS Aero Engine Group Welcomes Rolls-Royce
More Space Work For COM DEV
DND Announces Seven Senior Appointments
DND Awards AQAP-13 Recognition To PRIOR
Spar To Build Satellite Network For Peru
Boeing Selects CAE For First B-777 Simulators

TWRV6-Issue: 17. (APR. 22)
Comment: (Talking Up "Recovery")  Micheal J. O'Brien
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
ATS Aerospace Wins $5.25M Contract From Austria
Indal Awarded U.S. Contract For Shipboard Hangar Doors
North American Parts & Service Plan Initiated By Indal
Ontario To Get $106M Militia Training Support Centre
People: EMCON President To Join CATA Board
Middle East Carrier Orders Boeing 747-400 Combis
Rohde & Schwarz Adds Voltech Product Line
Arianespace Launches Telecom & INMARSAT Satellites
De Havilland Predicts Future Of Regional Aircraft
McDonnell Douglas To Build 114 Tomahawks For FY '92
BAe To Train Military Pilots In Australia
Spar Communications Group Opens Two U.S. Offices
MD's Longbow Answers "60 Minutes" Challenge
AH-64D Longbow Prototype Makes First Flight
BAe Seeking Partner For Corporate Jets Business
Boeing Jetliner Deliveries Set Record For Quarter
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada

TWRV6-Issue: 18. (APR. 29)
Comment: (Bell 412 Buy Is A Good Deal)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Dowty Under Siege As TI Launches Bid (JR)
DND Announces More Senior Appointments For 1992
$108.3M Land Reserve Project In Quebec
People: British Aerospace Appoints New Chairman
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
Ottawa Company Gets Transport Canada CAATS Contract
House Of Commons Question Period: April 27
Bombardier's Results For Year & 3 Months Ended Jan. 31
Collier Trophy To Be Awarded To B-2 Bomber Team
Canadair RJ Maintenance Programme Gets "Thumbs Up"
Arianespace To Launch Two Satellites For Japan's NTT

TWRV6-Issue: 19. (MAY 6)
Comment: (Keeping Up With The New Pace Of Change)  Mike O'Brien
U.S. Hearings Under Way On LTV Aerospace Group Takeover
German Support For Eurofighter Conditional On Cost Cuts
DND Announces Two Senior Appointments For 1992
EDO Canada Gets DIPP Contract
Large Quantity Of ‘Flying Trucks' Ordered By Washington
McDonnell Douglas Unveils MD-12 As Taiwan Stalls $2B Deal
McDonnell Douglas And GD Battle For Israeli Orders
Rockwell And Honeywell Team For Minuteman Project
Ukraine And Turkey Move Closer Together In New Treaty
U.N. Says Iraq's Chemical Weapons Destroyed
Egypt To Seek A Seat On U.N. Security Council
NATO Military Chief Retires
CF's S&R Otters Search Arctic For Explorer
Allied Bags Order As FAA Predicts 2x Pax Loads By 2000
Dutch Airline Picks Up Extra MD-11 Convertible Freighter
Airbus To Evaluate Market-Level Interest In A319
Produce Technology And Produce Profits Says Boeing Exec
Moog Of Buffalo Acquires Danish Controls Company
Outgoing BAe Chairman Says U.K.'s Markets Are Difficult
British Aerospace Delivers Front Fuselage For Third EFA
People: Spar Veteran New Member Of NSERC
People: U.K. Representative Joins Airshow Canada
DND Small Contracts

TWRV6-Issue: 20. (MAY 13)
Comment: (Ottawa Concedes NRC & IRAP Out Of Its Control)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Government Responds To Parliamentary Inquiry
MP Says Science Committee Is Being Abrogated
CL-215Ts From Downsview, CL-215Ts And CL-415s From Montreal
Hamilton Gault Memorial Statue Unveiled Saturday
COM DEV Announces Moncton Construction Schedule
CMC Awarded $6 Million Hercules Contract
MD Selected As SEI Technical Support Contractor
CIIPS' Working Paper On Canadian Navy Now Available
Rolls-Royce (Canada) Gets USAir Maintenance Contract
Quebec Company To Market Italian Aircraft In Canada
BAe 1000 Makes Non-Stop Canadian Coast-To-Coast Flight
Canadair RJ Supplier Opens Facility In Mirabel
China To Purchase MD's Mast Mounted Sight Systems

TWRV6-Issue: 21. (MAY 20)
Comment: (Government Maintains Its Plans For CFE)  Mike O'Brien
Report On Defence Infrastructure Expected June 1
French Defence Minister Signs MOU On Visit To Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Toronto Company Gets Canadian Space Agency Contract
CFSSU Update: Gov't Opts For Extra Definition Contract
CAE Simulator Accepted By U.S. Army Research Institute
Canadian Technology Crucial In Satellite Rescue
Bristol Acquires Boeing Canada's Targets Group
Stats Canada To Cut R&D Reporting
Garrett Canada Gives Niagara College $2.3M In Equipment
Bombardier Subsidiary Rolls Out New Business Jet
BAe Marks Production Of 1,000th Set Of Airbus Wings

TWRV6-Issue: 22. (MAY 27)
Comment: (Government's Mission Statement For The CF)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Defence Policy 1992 -- STRATEGIC POLICY (6)
Fleet Aerospace To Receive Up To $19.7M To Restructure
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
Bristol Gets CSA Contract To Work On GEMINI Project
CMC Wins $18.4M U.S.A.F. Contract For MLS Receivers
CFB Saint-Jean Building Named After French-Canadian Gen.
DND Hosts Alliance For A Drug Free Canada Meeting
DND Participates In Aboriginal Awareness Week
NWI Prepares MiG-29 For North American Tour
Rolls-Royce-Powered T-Bird II Begins U.S. Tour June 8

TWRV6-Issue: 23. (JUNE 3)
Comment: (Moving People Into Peace-Time Jobs)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Under "New Business": NATO Peacekeeping
Italy Speaks Out On WEU And New "Euroarmy"
McDougall: Canada To Stay In Cyprus Despite $20 Million Debt
U.N. Approves Continuation Of UNDOF In Golan Heights
Royal Netherlands F-16 Crashes Near Goose
Eurofighter In Trouble As German Support Weakens
McDonnell Douglas Seeks Taiwan Plant As Taipei Chills Deal
De Havilland Gets Standing Offer From Transport Canada
DND Small Contracts in Atlantic Canada ... Ontario
Quebec Company Wins DND Clothing Contract
Transport Canada Approves GE CT7-6/6A Engines
CDC Recognized In Control Data Name Change
DND To Amalgamate VCDS And DCDS Offices
General de Chastelain Visits Romania

TWRV6-Issue: 24. (JUNE 10)
Comment: (Making Plans For Armed Intervention In Yugoslavia)  Micheal J. O'Brien
North America Could Be Winner If Germany Backs Out Of EFA
U.N. Security Council Approves Resolution For Sarajevo
Bringing The NSA's ASW Suite Into The Real World (FH)
France/Canada Maritime Border Dispute To Be Settled Today
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
Western University Gets Space Agency Contract
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
Middle East Airline Orders Boeing 777s
MD Awarded F-16 & F-15 U.S.A.F. Training Contracts
Bendix Avelex Wins Contract For Night Vision Viewers
Wholesale Joblessness Could Hit Russian Defence Industry
McDonnell Douglas To Phase Out California Facility
DND Tests Lockheed's C-130 Force Multiplier Pod
Northrop And Embraer Team For JPATS
People: New President At The AIAC
People: Former CDC & Oerlikon Manager Joins COM DEV
People: DND Senior Appointment

TWRV6-Issue: 25. (JUNE 17)
Comment: (Sikorsky Stink-Bid Not Aimed To Kill NSA)  Mike O'Brien
For The Record: NSA Is Not A Secret (MO'B)
Editor's Note: Background Information On NSA/EH101
Dowty Takeover: TI Grabs More Than 55 Percent (JR)
BAe Introduces New Regional Jetliner Family
Canadian Firm To Develop Airport In Costa Rica
Oerlikon Aerospace Making Ground In Middle East
CMC Awarded Contracts For Airborne Navigation Systems
Indal To Supply Hauldown Equipment For Japanese Navy
MD Gets Navy Approval For Six "Harrier II Plus" Aircraft
Brazil's Embraer To Lay Off 2,500 Employees
BAe Jetstream Breaks Into French Regional Aircraft Market

TWRV6-Issue: 26. (JUNE 24)
Comment: (Stronger Mandate Needed For Yugoslavia)  Mike O'Brien
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Canada's MARCOM With RIMPAC '92 Under Way In Pacific
MD Lays Off 122 As Eagle Programme Winds Down
First Round Of NAVSEA Systems Delivered By Intergraph
SOVCAN Star Partners Sign Agreement To Launch Satellites
Lewis MacKenzie Promoted To Major-General
GE/SNECMA Agreement Is Good News For Bromont Facility
RADARSAT Contract Goes To MacDonald Dettwiler
Canadair To Establish CATC At Southport
Boris Tours CAE Electronics During Canadian Visit
Boutros-Ghali Appoints Canadian As Military Advisor
People: Canadair Global Express Appointment
European Astronauts To Get Earth Observation Training
Swiss People To Vote On Gov't-Approved Buy Of F/A-18s

TWRV6-Issue: 27. (JULY 1)
This Is Our Canada (chart)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Mary Collins To Visit Australia, New Zealand & Cambodia
U.S. Forging Ahead Of Canada In MLS
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
CAE To Build Its First A340 Flight Training Device
National Armed Forces Day Celebrated Last Saturday
BAe & Bombardier's Shorts To End Spares Agreement
People: First Canadair RJ Airline Pilot
MD-11 Aircraft To Have CMC's SATCOM Antenna
Canadian Marconi GPS Receivers Selected By Honeywell
More Layoffs At McDonnell Douglas's Tulsa Plant
Call For Papers: CMIA Annual Technical Conference

TWRV6-Issue: 28. (JULY 8)
Comment: (Using The Press To Lobby DND's Political Masters)  Micheal J. O'Brien
German Aero Industries Assoc. To Exhibit At Airshow Canada
If NSA Is Killed, The Shipborne A/C Will Be A Sikorsky (MO'B)
CAE Wins $37M Transport Canada Simulator Contract
Australian Frigates To Get Improved RAST Track System
CAE Signs MOU With Czech Simulator Company
Transport Canada Contract Goes To Litton
Harness R&D, Science & Tech. For Competitiveness Says BCNI
Canadian Marconi Sees R&D As Key To Future Prosperity
Canadian Space Agency Contracts Awarded In Ontario
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Aerospatiale Receives $5.4M DND Contract For ERYX
Two Boeing 747 Simulator Contracts For CAE

TWRV6-Issue: 29. (JULY 15)
Comment: (Is Yeltzin Bowing To Former Party Bosses?)  Mike O'Brien
ASW Questioned (MO'B)
DND Small Contracts Recently Awarded
No More MDA Shares For Spar Aerospace?
People: Burrows Is New President Of Bristol Aerospace
People: Appointment To NSERC
EDO To Build Tail Fairings For Lynx... And For NSA?
CAE Sells First MAXVUE System For Military Use
Restored Rolls-Royce Engine Delivered To Museum
MD Electronic Systems Company To Cut 100 Employees
Indal Wins $3M Contract For U.S. Navy Minesweeping Gear
Input: Reader Reacts To NSA Debate (Nigel D. Brodeur)

TWRV6-Issue: 30. (JULY 22)
Comment: (Air-to-Ground Attack on Gunners Shelling Sarajevo)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Canadians In Sarajevo To Be Replaced By Month's End
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
Hughes Gets Standing Offer For Transport Canada's CAATS
DOT's MLS Project Gets TB Approval
CFS Leitrim To Get $29.1 Million Extension
Canada Conducts First Arms Inspection Under CFE Treaty
Japan's Aero Companies Pres. Joins Airshow Canada Board
People: Interim President At MPR Teltech
Twin Otter Stall Warning Problems Solved
CCC's Annual Report Shows Gains In Overseas Orders
Rohde & Schwarz To Offer LeCroy Products

TWRV6-Issue: 31. (JULY 29)
Comment: (Armed Intervention In The Middle East)  Mike O'Brien
Congrats To The EH101-NSA/NSH Government/Industry Team
NSA/NSH Project: IRBs For All Of Canada
GE T700/T6C Engines To Power Canada's EH101s
Canada's EH101 (chart)
V-22 Revived For U.S. Marines As Navy Evaluates Osprey & EH101
RMC Receives $3.4M For Design Work To Improve Facilities
CAE Gets $2M Simulator Upgrade Contract From Air India
Korean Air Selects CAE To Build Fokker 100 Simulator
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
R&S Introduces New EK891 Receiver
CAL Corporation Gets Two Space Agency Contracts
Mexican Air Force Buys MD 530F Helicopters

TWRV6-Issue: 32. (AUG. 5)
Comment: (World Respect For Canadian Peacekeepers)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Arianespace Launches INSAT-2A & EUTELSAT II-F4 Satellites
GAO Decision On USN's Sonar May Impact NSA (MO'B)
NSA Notes
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
More BAe 146s Ordered For Asian Operators
BAe Wins U.S. Air Defence System Definition Contract
CAE Gets $10M Subcontract For U.S. Naval Engine Programme
MD Training Systems To Trim Work Force By 100
Embraer Unchanged On EMB-145 Engine Choice
Royal Air Force Flies Egyptian Troops To Croatia
DND's French Language/Francophone Participation Committee
People: Hewlett-Packard Elects New President
Canadian Troops Likely Headed For Somalia

TWRV6-Issue: 33. (AUG. 12)
Comment: (It's War, Not Peace, In Yugoslavia)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Profile: IMP Says Exports Will Blossom From EH101 Work (JK)
Say "Goodbye" To CIIPS
CIIPS Releases Book 9, Its Last Occasional Paper
New "1-800" Number For Peacekeepers' Families
MD's Plans For Change Call For Sale Of Helo Division
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
BAeA Gets Renewed Business From Australia
Litton Wins Contract For Sonar Post-Analysis Systems
Canadair's CL-227 Demonstrates Autoland Capability
New Commercial Airline Customer For CAE
Dallas Airline To Push Boeing 737 Orders Past 3,000

TWRV6-Issue: 34. (AUG. 19)
Comment: (Starve Combatants In Bosnia Of Weapons)  Micheal J. O'Brien
DND Revises Ship Refit Plan
Canada's Aerospace Industry Prepares For Farnborough
First North American Order For Canadair's New CL-415
DND To Transfer Part Of Firing Range Property To Quebec
U.N. Resolution Allows For Military Force In Yugoslavia
U.N. Skittish About Bush Campaign
Yeltzin Seeks Peace With Japan In Exchange For Aid
CAL Wins Spar Subcontractor Recognition Award
New Hughes Satellite To Be Launched Tomorrow
Boeing Will Pursue Technical Research In Russia
Canadair RJ Achieves Canadian Certification
CMC Wins $16M Contract For Black Hawk Cockpit Instruments
HP Announces New Line Of Portable Logic Analyzers
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
People: ISTC's Cliff Mackay To Join Spar Aerospace

TWRV6-Issue: 35. (AUG. 26)
Comment: (Canada's Defence Exports To The U.S.)  Micheal J. O'Brien
PRIOR To Provide Software Services Under $5M DND Contract
DND To Create Advisory Committee On The Environment
DND To Challenge Compulsory Retirement Age Ruling
U.K. Company Chooses Godfrey Aerospace For R&O In N.A.
$1.6M Transport Canada RAMP Contract Goes To PRIOR
MIL Davie To Launch HMCS Calgary On Friday
Former Soviet Defence Industry Seeks Privatization
New Thai Contract For Arianespace
Bell's Lloyd Shoppa To Leave Canada On Promotion To Sr. VP
Three U.S. Giants Team For Airborne EW Marketing
TRUMP Update: HMCS Iroquois Delivered On Time & On Budget
COM DEV To Give $.5M For Space Sciences Centre In N.B.
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Atlantic Canada
MIL To Start Building Sonar Domes Under $10M Contract
Dalhousie University Gets Space Agency Contract
Input (Alec McRitchie, Shorts)

TWRV6-Issue: 36. (SEPT. 2)
Comment: (Selling National Defence to Canada)  Micheal J. O'Brien
HMCS Gatineau To Deploy To Adriatic Sea
U.N. Report Warns Of Worse Atrocities To Come
Canada Allots Troops For Somalia
Huffing And Puffing And Offing Saddam (MO'B)
Three Ontario Companies Awarded DIPP Contracts
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Western Canada
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Three Satellites Launched: Arianespace Flight 52
RJ Is "World's Quietest Jet Airliner" Says Canadair
First International Sale Of Harrier II Plus Under Way
MD To Sell Visual Simulation Systems Business Unit
Quebec's Industry Minister Visits Canadian Marconi
CF To Replace Boeing 707s With Airbus A310s
New HP Prof. Of Technology Management At Nat'l Centre
MD To Close Electronic Systems Co. Headquarters
Aastra Aerospace Awarded Space Agency Contract

TWRV6-Issue: 37. (SEPT. 9)
Comment: (Farnborough '92)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Bombardier Unveils New Division At Farnborough
Another U.S. Firm Strikes Deal With Former Soviet Company
Military/Political Who's Who To Dine For ‘Cap' In Washington
Announcement On Canadian Airlines Decision Expected Today
Gulfstream "V" Announced At Farnborough
Gulfstream Is Launch Customer For BR710 Engine
Ontario Companies Awarded DIPP Contracts
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Quebec
2 RCR Selected For Eventual Service With UNPROFOR
Canadian Airborne Regiment To Deploy To Somalia
First CC-130 Leaves Trenton Enroute To Somalia
GEC/Rockwell Targets U.K./European MLS Programmes
Bendix/Dowty To Build F/A-18 E/F Nose & Main Landing Gear
For The Record: Yeltzin's Claim Of MIAs Fetches Hanoi's Scorn (MO'B)
Oct. 3-4 Declared "Aerospace Heritage Weekend"
McDonnell Aircraft Cuts 111 Employees
People: Boeing Company Has New President

TWRV6-Issue: 38. (SEPT. 16)
Comment: (Boeing/Romanian Deal Shows West Is Still Best)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Will Bush Give Israel A "Comfort-Deal" To Offset Saudi F-15s?
Spar To Continue Working On Sea King As CF Waits For EH101
NATO Rapid-React Force Taking Form
Source Claims U.S. Submarine Frequently Under Canadian Ice
CF Now Assisting Food-Aid Project In Somalia
Free-Deck Helicopter Landing System Completes Sea Trials
New Warheads And Rocket Motor For Bristol's CRV7
DND Small Contracts Awarded In Ontario
Bell And Lycoming Propose "Huey II" Upgrade Programme
T700-Powered UH-1 Huey Makes First Flight
Bell 412-HP To Be Assembled At Mirabel
Spar Wins $10M Contract To Overhaul Malaysia's S61s
Endeavour Mission Addresses Baking In Space
People: Indal Appoints Director Of Marketing For U.S.
Korea To Purchase 37 McDonnell Douglas Apaches
TAROM Romanian Airlines Orders Boeing 737-300s
MD 520N Helicopter Sets Paris-London Speed Record
Regional Airlines Of France Orders BAe Jetstream Super 31s
Spar/GE Sign Revenue Sharing Agreement For CT7 Components
People: Canadair's Michael Stacy Moves To BAL

TWRV6-Issue: 39. (SEPT. 23)
Comment: (The Meaning Of Global Instability)  Micheal J. O'Brien
THE U.S. AND THE U.N. (8) U.S. President George Bush
Bombardier-Owned Learjet Introduces New Lear Model
People: GE Aerospace Canada Makes Management Changes
MIL Davie & The MIL Group Achieve AQAP-1 Recognition
Media Still Harping As ADATS Makes Headway In Arab States
U.S. Army Orders Two AH-64C Apache Prototypes
Canadair Gets Boeing 767 Contract Extension Worth $70M
New Division Created At Allied-Signal Aerospace Canada
Canadair "Global Express" Update
COM DEV Wins $7M Contract For European Mobile Satellite
Airshow Canada '93 Update
Int'l Aerospace Exhibition '92: The Results Are In
Need For ASW Helos Acknowledged By U.S./Taiwan Deal

TWRV6-Issue: 40. (SEPT. 30)
Comment: (Vote "The Question" And Keep Canada One)  Mike O'Brien
CMIA Hails Export, Cautious On Technology Transfer
Caribou Crash Still A Mystery?
Air Canada Postpones Delivery Of Four 767s
Further Details Expected On Apache Crash At Boeing
British Aerospace -- Few Friends, Many Doubters (JR)
BAe & Taiwan Aerospace To Go 50/50 On 146/RJ Aircraft
Intergraph Wins $422M U.S. Navy Contract
Arianespace Flight 53 Launches Hispasat 1A & Satcom C3
Canadair "Global Express" On U.S. Tour
Challenger Sales Rep. For Japan Orders Another 601-3A
NASA Contract Goes To Rolls-Royce (Canada)

TWRV6-Issue: 41. (OCT. 7)
Comment: (Get Small Business Back On Its Feet)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Profile: AIAC President Lieutenant-General Fred Sutherland (MO'B)
Committee Seeks Conversion To "Civilian" Production
TWR Summary Of Arms Control Committee Recommendations To Parliament
Update: Treasury Board Approval Next Step For NSA/NSH
CAL & Instrumar Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement
Royal Ordnance/Grumman Team Awarded U.S. Army Contract
Peacekeeping Monument To Be Unveiled Tomorrow
Maj.-Gen. Gaudreau Appointed Deputy Commander UNPROFOR
Short-Listed Companies Await Final Results For 1992 CABE
Promavia And Mikoyan To Develop ATTA-3000

TWRV6-Issue: 42. (OCT. 14)
Comment: (Looking Outward Beyond The Yes/No Vote)  Mike O'Brien
American Firm Takes Lead In Teaching Space-Science To Kids
Germany's Sat-Launch Considered Major Win For MD's Delta
South Korea Has Entered Submarine Building Business
Lockheed Subcontractors $2.1 Billion Richer By June
Allied-Signal Sights Opportunities On 4,500+ Russian Aircraft
Paramax (U.S.) Has Harpoon Launch Control Contract
TACOM Orders 29 MLRS, Saudi Arabia 9, From FMC
Gun Design Project Awarded To GD's Tank Builders
Luxembourg Hosting International Air Cargo Show
Another General Dynamics Division Is Sold
United States And Spain Included In UNPROFOR
Turkish Simulator Contract Goes To CAE-Link
CSCE Report Accuses Serbs Of Indictable Atrocities
1992 Canada Export Award Winners Honoured On October 5
CMC's MLS To Be Installed At Amsterdam Airport
CAL Wins French Contract For EW Simulator Systems
People: CAL Corporation Appoints New President/COO
Treasury Board Approves NSA/NSH Project
BAe Wins U.S. Environmental Award
National Science & Technology Week: October 16-25

TWRV6-Issue: 43. (OCT. 21)
Comment: (Canadian Pride -- We Still Love Our Flag)  Mike O'Brien
U.K. Ponders Loss Of Kuwaiti Tank Contract To Abrams (JR)
Canadian Fibre-Optic System Links U.S., East Europe And CIS
Spar Opens Facility In Mexico
P-3C Orion Update Cancelled By U.S.N.
MD Space Division Wins U.S. Productivity Award
Spar Says "Yes" To Charlottetown Accord
National Aviation Museum Presents "Careers In Aviation"
People: Swedish ICAO Representative Joins Airshow Canada
Air India Buys Second "MAXVUE" Visual System
Foundation Urges Readers To Order Arrow Book
Ramtek & Horler Reach Reciprocal Distribution Agreement
NWS Leader Gets Contract For China Work
AIAC Board Of Directors Elected For 1992-1993 (chart)

TWRV6-Issue: 44. (OCT. 28)
Comment: (Reacting To The "No" Vote)  Micheal J. O'Brien
NATO Metamorphosis Struggles On At A Snail's Pace
Protecteur Work Crews Aid Hurricane Victims In Bahamas
People: Appointments At GE Aircraft Engines Canada
Kodon Takes On Two U.S. Product Lines
CAE Gets $2M Contract From KLM For Boeing 747-400 MTS
LeCroy And Rohde & Schwarz Team In Ontario
People: New Member For NRC's Governing Council
U.N. Forces Frustrated In Efforts To Aid Mogadishu, Somalia
BAe Announces New Integrated Regional Turboprop Business
U.S. Navy Awards Contract For Further V-22 Development
Debate Suggests U.S. Troop Cuts In Europe Next Year
U.N. Drawing The New Line In The Sand
New Canada-Israel Programme Established
Boeing & Lockheed Eye General Dynamics Texas Airframe Unit
NATO Proposes Free Trade On Defence Products

TWRV6-Issue: 45. (NOV. 4)
Comment: (New CF Sexual Orientation Policy)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Angola Wants Extension To U.N. Troop Presence
Ottawa Rebukes Yeltzin For Halting Troop Pullout
CF Peacekeepers Get Helping Hand From U.S. Ships
Bombardier Competitor Gets A Boost Thru German Takeover
Somalian Relief Efforts In Serious Jeopardy
GD Sells Off Another Unit In Massive Trimming Effort
China Airlines Takes Delivery Of Its First MD-11
German Participation In EFA Is On Again After July Pullout
Allied-Signal Selected On BAe's New Regional Aircraft
A330 Made Historic Maiden Flight Monday
Raytheon To Build 78 New Sparrows
New Pentagon Refit Plan Gives Hughes A-6E DRS Refit Contract
Boeing Celebrates Milestone In Space
U.S. Navy Places Order For 39 New Tridents & 27 Refurbishments
NWS Work In Canadian North Continues For CANAC/Microtel
Philippine Air Lines Orders Boeing 747-400s
Eagle & Hornet Teams Are Tops At Air-To-Air Weapons Meet
Challenger & Learjet Service Centre Operations Integrated
People: New General Manager At COM DEV Atlantic
Canada & U.S. To Collaborate On Science & Technology
Bombardier's Shorts Awards $1.3M Contract To Steelcor

TWRV6-Issue: 46. (NOV. 11)
Comment: (The 10th Anniversary Of The "Wall")  Micheal J. O'Brien
United Nations To Debate Failure In Former Yugoslavia
U.N. Not Sure If Bosnia-Hercegovina No-Fly Zone Violated
Garrett Canada & German Company Reach R&O Agreement
McDonnell Douglas Also To Cut 650 White Collar Jobs
Boeing To Employees -- 614 Pink Slips On The Way
MD Gets $26.5M Order For Spare Apache Main Rotor Blades
MD Cuts 300 Airframe Workers At St. Louis Plant
Vandenberg Unmanned-Launch Pad To Get Face-Lift For Future
Raytheon's $26.8 Million Contract For Missile Defence Radars
New Office Expands Canada's Regional Presence In Japan
CAE Taps U.A.E. Market With Simulator/Visual System Order
Chinese Flying College Places $35M Order With CAE
French Aero Industry Symposium Nov. 12-13 In Toronto
Rolls-Royce-Powered 757 Under 180-Minute ETOPS

TWRV6-Issue: 47. (NOV. 18)
Comment: (What Canada Needs For Peacekeeping)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Preserver Headed For Somalia
U.N. Security Council Approves Stronger Yugoslav Resolution
U.K. Arms For Iraq: Now A Matter Of Record, But Who Knew? (JR)
CF Considers Upgrade/Replacement As CF-18 Hits 10-Year Mark
Spar Wins $28M Contract For "Mission To Planet Earth"
Hockin Gets Tough On Banks About Small Business Loans
Menasco Aerospace Takes Boeing Award For Excellence
RAF Tornados In Kuwait For Air Defence Exercise
GE Canada Committed To New B.C. Engine Repair Facility
Taiwan F-16 Deal Is Big Business For Pratt & Whitney
People: Bell Names Commercial Rep. For U.K. & Ireland

TWRV6-Issue: 48. (NOV. 25)
CLOSER TO HOME (6)  Micheal J. O'Brien
General Dynamics Concludes Sale Of Unit To Carlyle Group
American Weekly Predicts No Bottom Till 1996
U.N. Report Suggests Caveats In World Disarmament
Committee On DND/CF French Language Use Presents Report
Singapore Buys F-16s
Raytheon Benefits From Further Patriot Business
People: Telesat Mobile Appoints New Chairman/CEO
DND Selects Megalith's Software For Text Retrieval
Zenon Gets $10M Contract For CF Water Purification Units
Rolls-Royce Speys To Power Japanese Training Ship
Indal To Supply Sonar Domes To Canadian Navy
Paramax (U.S.) & CANAC/Microtel Win U.S.A.F. Contract
Hockin Issues 1992 Small Business Report On Exporting
Italy Orders 13 "Harrier II Plus" Aircraft
Boeing's Lower 757/767 Production To Affect Canadian Ops
CAE-Link Awarded $24M U.S.A.F. F-15 Contract

TWRV6-Issue: 49. (DEC. 2)
Comment: (U.N. Less Timid On Somalia)  Micheal J. O'Brien
Appointments To DND's Environmental Advisory Committee
Collins Wins JTIDS Production Contract
Raytheon Sells Off Ancillary Unit
Collins Releases Advisory Board Report On Women In The CF
B.C. Consortium Wins $11M Indonesian Contract
Bristol Gets $23M Contract For Boeing 777 Components
FlightSafety To Buy MD's Visual Simulation Systems Unit
Five BAe RJ85 Aircraft Ordered By Swedish Airline
FP & Airshow Canada To Host Aviation Forum In B.C.
1993 Manning Awards: Canada-Wide Search For Innovators
Mississauga Company Awarded DIPP Contract

TWRV6-Issue: 50. (DEC. 9)
Comment: (The Way Of Future Conflicts)  Micheal J. O'Brien
AIAC & External Affairs To Host Trade Seminar Jan. 15
U.S. University Orders Three CAE-Link ATC Simulators
Arianespace To Launch ITALSAT F2 Satellite
People: Butyniec Appointed Bristol's Aircraft Division VP
MD To Lay Off 350 Aerospace Unit Employees
First Production M1A2 MBT Goes Into Service
Airbus Industrie May Cut Production Due To NWA Cancellation
Turkey Orders 95 Black Hawks
Spar Grows With Acquisition Of U.S. Digital Company
As Others Are Unloading, Raytheon Also Acquires One
Litton/Ingalls Wins Support Contract For 35-Ship Class
MLS Gets A Plug In Mazankowski's December 2 Budget Statement
Canadian Forces Implement Drug Testing
Naval Reserve Facility Opened In Kingston
Fibre Optic Network To Advance R&D Communications

TWRV6-Issue: 51. (DEC. 16)
Comment: (Mulroney Says Military Action Needed In Bosnia)  Micheal J. O'Brien
German Forces To Train In Canada 10 More Years
Canada Out Of UNFICYP Next Year
Canadian Forces Personnel In U.N. Missions/Actions Today (chart)
Spar Wins U.S.A.F. Contract For Study Project
Spar Negotiating Sale Of Gears Division To Derlan
Rolls-Royce Turbomeca Signs U.K. EH101 Engine Contract
Rolls-Royce Trent 800 To Be Tested At Arnold AFB
U.S. Navy Goes Ahead With Hornet II
Argentine Airline Accepts Two More MD-80s
BAeSEMA Acquires Sole Ownership Of Dowty-Sema
U.S. To Evaluate BAe's Merlin Anti-Armour Munition

TWRV6-Issue: 52. (DEC. 23) INDEX 1992