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    Headquartered in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, GSH and its group of companies is one of the largest helicopter operators in Canada.

  • Discovery Mining Services is a mining service and expediting company serving the needs of companies operating throughout Canada.

  • Air Tindi

    Air Tindi operates a diversified fleet of fixed-wing aircraft and offers air ambulance, tourism, cargo transport, charter flying and scheduled service across Canada’s north.

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    Discovery Air Defence Services is the prime supplier of Airborne Training services to the Canadian Army, Navy and Air Force.

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    Discovery Air Inc.’s Class A common voting shares and unsecured debentures trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbols DA.A and DA.DB.A, respectively).

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    Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) is a Transport Canada Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO 23-10)  with a wide range of capabilities. We are authorized to perform maintenance and modifications on all U.S. registered aircraft as listed in the U.S./Canada bilateral agreement (Ref. CFR 43.17) and under EASA 145 (European Aviation Safety Agency). 

Discovery Air News - Archive

03/07/14 1:17 PM
July 3, 2014 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the June 2014 edition of FlightPlan - the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn that GSH has recently added a second BK11...
27/06/14 5:56 PM
Toronto, ON, June 27, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) announced today that all of the nominees listed in its information circular ...
17/06/14 9:18 AM
Toronto, ON, June 17, 2014 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS) is pleased to announce that it has been issued a Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the incorporation of...
11/06/14 6:05 PM
Toronto, ON, June 11, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”) announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended April 30, 2014 (“Current Quarter”)...
09/05/14 2:23 PM
Toronto, May 9, 2014 - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today the appointment of Admiral Michael G. Mullen, USN (ret.) to its board of directors.  Admiral Mullen served as...
02/05/14 1:26 PM
Toronto, ON, May 2, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) announced today the issuance of a total of 15,047,284 Class A common voting sh...
01/05/14 7:12 PM
Toronto, ON, May 1, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”) announced its financial and operating results for the year ended January 31, 2014.  The audited consolidated fi...
29/04/14 6:31 PM
Toronto, April 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") announced today the completion of its rights offering (the "Offering") wh...
24/04/14 6:25 PM
Toronto, ON, April 24, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) announced today that it expects to take non-cash income statement charges i...
14/04/14 3:24 PM
Toronto, ON, April 9, 2014 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS) is pleased to advise that its Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) that replaces the existing AHRS (Attitude H...
07/04/14 3:58 PM
April 7, 2014 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the March 2014 edition of FlightPlan - the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn that Defence Services recently announce...
31/03/14 11:46 PM
Toronto, ON, March 31, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (the “Corporation”) today announced that it has entered into a loan agreement with Element Financial Corporation (“Eleme...
26/03/14 1:54 PM
Toronto, March 26, 2014 - Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") today announced that, in connection with its previously announced rights offering for gro...
21/03/14 5:13 PM
Toronto, ON, March 21, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) today announced that it has filed a final short form prospectus (the &ldquo...
17/03/14 10:48 AM
Toronto, ON, March 14, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) today announced that it has filed a preliminary short form prospectus (the ...
09/04/14 1:30 PM
Toronto, ON, March 6, 2014 - Discovery Air Technical Services is pleased to announce that it is supporting Beechcraft Corp. of Wichita, Kansas to develop a G58 ISR (Intelligence Surveillance & Rec...
12/03/14 4:00 PM
Toronto, ON, March 12, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today that Paul Bernards has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of Discove...
24/02/14 3:57 PM
Toronto, ON, February 24, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) today announced that, subject to the receipt of applicable regulatory ap...
20/02/14 8:32 PM
Toronto, ON, February 20, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today that Joseph Randell has resigned from Discovery Air's Board of Directors (the “Board”)...
19/02/14 6:57 PM
Toronto, ON, February 19, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Company”) announces the resignation of Mr. William (Bill) Martin as the Chief Financial Offic...
30/01/14 10:24 AM
Toronto, ON, January 30, 2014 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today that Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. (“Defence Services”), a wholly-owned subsidi...
20/12/13 4:23 PM
December 20, 2013 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the December 2013 edition of FlightPlan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn that Discovery Air Defence...
17/12/13 6:41 PM
Toronto, ON, December 17, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today that Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air) has comple...
16/12/13 7:42 AM
Toronto, ON, December 15, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”) announced its financial and operating results for the three and nine months ended October 31, 2013.  The ...
09/12/13 8:13 PM
Toronto, ON, December 9, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that its analyst call previously scheduled for December 10, 2013 will be held on December 16, 2013, at 12:...
05/12/13 9:48 PM
Toronto, ON, December 5, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today the pending acquisition of Advanced Training Systems International, Inc. (“ATSI”) by ...
05/12/13 10:47 AM
Toronto, ON, December 3, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss it...
30/09/13 4:18 PM
September 30, 2013 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the September 2013 edition of FlightPlan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn that Discovery Air Defen...
15/09/13 9:15 PM
Toronto, ON, September 15, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”) announced its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended July 31, 2013.  The sec...
05/09/13 9:44 PM
Montreal, QC, September 5, 2013 – Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., has surpassed 40,000 flying hours in support of the Canadian Forces. Thi...
04/09/13 10:48 PM
Toronto, ON, September 4, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss i...
08/07/13 8:32 PM
Toronto, ON, July 8, 2013 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today the appointment of Michael Grasty to its Board of Directors. Mr. Grasty is a prominent international busine...
02/07/13 3:57 PM
July 2, 2013 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the June 2013 edition of Flightplan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn that Discovery Aviation Academy has...
25/06/13 10:25 AM
Bagotville, QC, June 21, 2013 – Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. (“DADS”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce the opening of an Engine Test Ce...
20/06/13 11:17 PM
Toronto, ON, June 20, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today that Alan Hibben has resigned from Discovery Air's Board of Directors (the “Board”).  ...
13/06/13 9:43 PM
Toronto, ON, June 13, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”) announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended April 30, 2013. The first quarter interim condensed consolidated...
06/06/13 9:38 PM
Yellowknife, NT, June 6, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Friday, June 14, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. (EST) to discuss its fiscal 2014 ...
31/05/13 11:30 AM
Ottawa May 29, 2013. - Today Airbus Military SVP Commercial Mr. Antonio Rodriguez- Barberan and Mr.   Paul Bouchard President of Discovery Air  Defence Services have signed a Teaming Agreeme...
23/04/13 7:56 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 23, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”), announced its financial and operating results for the year ended January 31, 2013.  The audited consoli...
15/04/13 9:00 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 15, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. (EST) to discuss its fiscal...
04/04/13 12:50 PM
April 4, 2013 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the March 2013 edition of Flightplan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue you will learn about a new contract Discovery Ai...
31/01/13 5:01 PM
Yellowknife, Jan. 31, 2013 - Top Aces Inc. ("Top Aces") announced that, effective February 1, 2013, it will be changing its name to Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("Defence Service...
08/01/13 4:58 PM
Yellowknife, NT, January 8, 2013 – Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today that Gilbert S. Bennett has resigned from Discovery Air's Board of Directors (the “Board&r...
21/12/12 9:35 AM
December 21, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the December 2012 edition of Flightplan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about three new Transport...
26/03/13 3:25 PM
Toronto, ON, December 19 2012 - Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) is pleased to announce that it has completed missionization of a Beechcraft Baron G58 aircraft with ISR (Intelligence, Surveilla...
10/12/12 6:40 PM
Yellowknife, NT, December 10, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (the “Corporation”), announced its financial and operating results for the three and nine months ended October 31, 2012. ...
08/12/12 12:58 AM
Yellowknife, NT, December 4, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. (EST) to discuss its fis...
28/11/12 2:50 PM
Yellowknife, NT, November 28, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today the appointment of Jacob (Koby) Shavit as its President and Chief Executive Officer (“...
26/03/13 3:27 PM
Toronto, ON, November 22 2012 - Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract to modify a U.S. Army DHC-7 aircraft. This major modification pr...
10/10/12 12:54 PM
Yellowknife, October 10, 2012 -  In the presence of the Honourable Mr. Bob McLeod, Premier of the Northwest Territories,  the CEO of Discovery Air, Mr.  Brian Semkowski, and the SVP Com...
02/10/12 4:13 PM
October 2, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the September 2012 edition of Flight Plan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Air&rsquo...
28/09/12 2:09 PM
Yellowknife, NT, September 28, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) announced today that the Government of Canada has extended Top Aces’ interim contracted airborne trai...
20/09/12 10:33 AM
Yellowknife, NT, September 20, 2012 – Brian Semkowski, interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”), announced today that William (Bill) Mart...
11/09/12 7:40 AM
Second Quarter Highlights On June 20, 2012, Brian Semkowski was appointed interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporatio...
05/09/12 9:30 PM
YELLOWKNIFE, Sept. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT) to discuss its fiscal 201...
13/08/12 7:48 AM
Quebec City, QC, Aug 13, 2012 – Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (“DATS”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce a new, five year contract with...
06/08/12 8:11 PM
Yellowknife, NT, August 6, 2012 - Discovery Air Innovations Inc. (“DAI”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”), and Hybrid Air Vehicles Limited (&l...
01/08/12 12:46 PM
Yellowknife, NT, Aug. 1, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today that it has secured a new, committed operating facility with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (&quo...
31/07/12 10:20 PM
Yellowknife, NT, July 31, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today that Wayne Sales has resigned from Discovery Air's Board of Directors. Mr. Sales stated "In light o...
29/06/12 12:57 PM
June 29, 2012 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the June 2012 edition of Flight Plan – the newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Great Slave Helicopters&rsqu...
20/06/12 7:45 AM
Yellowknife, NT, June 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") announced that Brian Semkowski was appointed interim President and Chief Executive ...
14/06/12 9:28 AM
First Quarter Financial Highlights Revenues increased by 42% to $52.9 million, compared to $37.2 million in the same quarter last year;  EBITDA* increased by 78% to $8.9 million, compared to $5.0...
12/06/12 3:23 PM
Yellowknife, NT, June 12, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. announced today the appointment of General (Ret’d) Raymond Henault to its Board of Directors at its Annual General Meeting. General Henault re...
07/06/12 8:06 AM
Yellowknife, NT, June 6, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT) to discuss its fiscal 2013...
22/05/12 8:22 AM
Quebec City, May 22, 2012 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Peninsula Airways...
22/05/12 8:19 AM
Quebec City, May 22, 2012 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce it was recently awarded two contracts, one with ATR la...
04/05/12 9:46 PM
Yellowknife, NT, May 4, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) subsidiary, Great Slave Helicopters Ltd., announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Northern Air Su...
30/04/12 8:51 AM
Financial Highlights Revenues increased 27% to $191.7 million for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2012 ("Fiscal 2012"). Revenues for the quarter ended January 31, 2012 ("Q4/12") ...
24/04/12 8:48 AM
Yellowknife, NT, April 24, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that its analyst call previously scheduled to be held on April 26, 2012 will be held on April 30, 2012, ...
18/04/12 5:50 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 18, 2012 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss its...
05/04/12 9:59 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 5, 2012 – Tli Cho Air, which is owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation as well as minority shareholder and Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., has been recognized...
30/03/12 4:01 PM
March 30, 2012 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the March 2012 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Air Technical Se...
26/03/12 6:08 PM
Yellowknife, NT, March 26, 2012 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) (www.discoveryair.com) announced today that it has completed a refinancing in which ...
05/03/12 8:18 AM
Quebec City, March 5, 2012- Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce it has signed a twofold contract with Canadian North  ...
21/02/12 7:51 AM
Yellowknife, NT, February 21, 2012 – Discovery Air subsidiary, Great Slave Helicopters Limited (GSH) announced today that it has expanded into British Columbia with the purchase of its newest su...
15/02/12 10:57 AM
Yellowknife, NT, February 2, 2012 – Discovery Air subsidiary, Great Slave Helicopters Limited (GSH) announced today that it has completed the purchase of Servicios Aéreos Helicopters.cl L...
01/02/12 11:42 AM
Yellowknife, NT, Jan. 31, 2012 - Discovery Air Innovations (DAI), in collaboration with the Canadian Transportation Research Forum, is pleased to announce the first annual Hybrid Air Vehicle (HAV) stu...
23/12/11 8:12 AM
Yellowknife, NT, December 23, 2011 – Tli Cho Air, which is owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation as well as minority shareholder and Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., is pleased to a...
23/12/11 8:52 AM
December 23, 2011 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the December 2011 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Aviation A...
19/12/11 11:28 AM
Montreal, 19th  December 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a subsidiary of Discovery Air, is pleased to announce the creation of new subsidiary Aero Vision Technologies Internationa...
15/12/11 1:12 PM
Yellowknife, NT, December 15, 2011 – Tli Cho Air, a partnership that is majority owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation and minority owned by Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., has pur...
13/12/11 8:43 AM
Third Quarter Highlights Revenues increased 25% in the quarter to $55.1 million, compared to $44.1 million in the same quarter last year; EBITDA* increased 14% in the quarter to $16.6 million, compare...
12/12/11 8:18 AM
Calgary, AB, December 12, 2011 – Discovery Air is pleased to announce the creation of Discovery Air International Inc (DAII). DAII is a wholly-owned operating subsidiary of Discovery Air Innovat...
09/12/11 8:08 AM
Sudbury, ON, December 9, 2011 – Discovery Aviation Academy (DAA), a division of Hicks & Lawrence Limited, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Cambrian College. Discovery Aviation A...
06/12/11 8:22 AM
Yellowknife, NT, December 6, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd. is pleased to announce that its majority Inuit-owned partnership Aqsaqniq Airways Ltd. has been selected by the G...
05/12/11 9:07 PM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, December 1, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 4:00 pm EST to discuss its fiscal 2...
21/11/11 7:41 AM
Pointe Claire, QC November 21, 2011 - Top Aces, a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air, announced today that its Interim Contracted Airborne Training Services (ICATS) Standing Offer arrangements h...
17/11/11 10:05 AM
Pointe Claire, QC, November 17, 2011 – Top Aces Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air, announced today that it has been notified by Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)...
10/11/11 10:46 AM
Quebec City, November 10, 2011- Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce it has successfully achieved  ISO 9001:2008 Certif...
14/10/11 4:44 PM
Yellowknife, NT, October 14, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. announced today the appointment of Kenneth B. Rotman and G. John Krediet to its Board of Directors, thereby increasing the slate to eight positio...
03/10/11 10:52 AM
September 30, 2011 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the September 2011 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Air Fire...
26/09/11 6:03 PM
Iqaluit, NU, September 26, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiaries Air Tindi Ltd. and Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. have formed a new partnership – Auyuittuq Aviation – with a group of...
26/09/11 10:28 AM
Yellowknife, NT, Sept. 23, 2011 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") ( www.discoveryair.com ) announced today that it has closed the Cdn $70,000,005 pr...
13/09/11 9:16 AM
Second Quarter Highlights Revenues were $70.7 million in the quarter ended July 31, 2011 compared to $57.7 million in the same quarter last year; EBITDA* for the quarter was $30.1 million compared to ...
06/09/11 3:47 PM
Yellowknife, NT, Sept. 6, 2011 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) ( http://www.discoveryair.com ) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at ...
01/09/11 12:12 PM
Sudbury, ON, Sep 1, 2011 – Hicks & Lawrence Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce the opening of its aviation school, Discovery Aviation Academy (D...
30/08/11 9:46 PM
Yellowknife, NT, August 30, 2011 – Discovery Air Innovations Inc. (DAI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc. and Hybrid Air Vehicles Limited (HAV) have entered into a commercial agre...
26/07/11 5:22 PM
Yellowknife, NT, July 26, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary, Air Tindi Ltd., has been called in by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources to help with ongoing efforts to protect residents ...
22/07/11 8:19 AM
Yellowknife, NT, July 21, 2011 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") announced today that it has entered into an agreement to complete a private placeme...
14/07/11 9:22 AM
Financial Highlights Revenues were $37.2 million for the first quarter ended April 30, 2011 (“Q1/12”) compared to $25.8 million for the quarter ended April 30, 2010 (“Q1/11”), ...
13/07/11 9:19 AM
London ON, July 13, 2011 – Hicks & Lawrence Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce the rebranding of its airborne fire management business as Discovery...
07/07/11 3:14 PM
Quebec City, July 7, 2011- Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce it has signed a Dash 8 fleet maintenance agreement with Pied...
04/07/11 11:32 AM
Yellowknife, NT, July 4, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB.A) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Thursday, July 14, 2011 at 4:00 pm EDT to discuss its fiscal 2012 fir...
27/06/11 9:27 AM
Yellowknife, NT June 24, 2011 - Air Tindi Ltd. hosted a practice mock disaster this morning. The mock disaster simulated the Emergency Response for an overturned float plane in Yellowknife Bay. The fu...
22/06/11 12:40 PM
June 22, 2011 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the June 2011 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Great Slave Helicopters&rsqu...
27/05/11 8:46 AM
Yellowknife, NT, May 27, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the issuance of an additional $4,500,000 principal amount of 8.375% conver...
25/05/11 7:32 PM
Yellowknife, NT, May 25, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air”) today announced that the underwriters of its $30,000,000 offering (the “Offering”) of 8.375% convertible un...
24/05/11 9:03 AM
Quebec City, May 24, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce that it has received new orders for heavy maintenance ...
17/05/11 12:02 PM
Yellowknife, NT, May 12, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") has completed its previously announced offering (the "Offering") of 8.375% convertible unsecured subordinated d...
10/05/11 9:29 AM
Quebec City, May 10, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce it has signed a Dash 8 fleet maintenance agreement with Air...
04/05/11 8:29 AM
Quebec City, May 4, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air, is pleased to announce it has received its Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certi...
03/05/11 8:54 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, May 2, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) announced today that it has completed its previously announced transaction to repay app...
26/04/11 9:07 AM
Financial Highlights Revenues were $152.4 million for the year ended January 31, 2011 (“Fiscal 2011”) compared to $123.2 million last year.  Revenues for the quarter ended January 31,...
22/04/11 9:03 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, April 21, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with GMP Securities L.P. (the “Underwriter”) pursuant to which the Underwri...
18/04/11 8:40 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, April 18, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Corporation”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement (the “Agreement”) ...
13/04/11 6:20 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 13, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of a new wholly-owned subsidiary, Discovery Air Innovations Incorporated (DAI). Consistent with Discovery A...
11/04/11 5:25 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 11, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A, DA.DB) announced today that it will host an analyst call on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 4:00 pm EDT to discuss its fiscal 2011 fou...
06/04/11 7:03 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 6, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd. is pleased to have secured an air charter supply agreement with Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. Through its majority ...
30/03/11 4:53 PM
Yellowknife, NT, March 30, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. is pleased to announce its majority aboriginal-owned partnership Denendeh Helicopters Ltd. has been a...
30/03/11 5:06 PM
Yellowknife, NT, March 30, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Great Slave Helicopters Ltd., working in partnership with 100% aboriginal-owned Dehcho Regional Helicopters LP, has been awarded a...
25/03/11 10:08 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NWT, March 25, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, Top Aces, has been notified by Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) of PWGSC’s intention...
15/03/11 3:59 PM
IQALUIT, NU, March 15, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiaries Great Slave Helicopters and Discovery Mining Services are celebrating the efforts of several employees this weekend resulting in the...
11/03/11 9:23 AM
March 11, 2011 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the March 2011 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about the extensions for all Top...
10/03/11 9:47 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, March 9, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Discovery Mining Services Ltd. has signed a deal creating a new majority Inuit-owned joint-venture partnership called Logistics &am...
10/03/11 9:59 AM
YELLOWKNIFE, NT, March 2, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. is pleased to announce it has been contracted by Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. to support its 2011 diamond e...
10/03/11 10:03 AM
Quebec City, February 23, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS) is pleased to announce it has received its Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certificate from Transport Canada for t...
10/03/11 10:05 AM
DRYDEN, ON, February 16, 2011 – Superior Helicopters Canada Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc.’s Great Slave Helicopters Ltd., has been awarded a new two-year contract w...
10/03/11 10:06 AM
Yellowknife, NT, January 27, 2011 - Discovery Air Inc. announced today that Top Aces’ Interim Contracted Airborne Training Services (ICATS) Standing Offer arrangements have been extended by the ...
10/03/11 10:08 AM
Quebec City, January 25, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS), a Discovery Air company, is pleased to announce receipt of its Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certificate from Tr...
10/03/11 10:09 AM
Quebec City, January 20, 2011 - Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS), a Discovery Air company, is pleased to announce receipt of its Approved Maintenance Organisation (AMO) Certificate from Tr...
23/12/10 8:40 AM
Whitehorse, Yukon & Fairbanks, Alaska December 23, 2010 - The Yukon Quest is pleased to announce a new partnership between the Gwich’in Development Corporation (GDC) and Discovery Air to bec...
22/12/10 5:02 PM
December 22, 2010 Discovery Air Inc. is thrilled to share the December 2010 edition of Flight Plan – the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Air Tindi’s ne...
20/12/10 10:27 AM
Yellowknife, NWT, December 17, 2010 - Dehcho Regional Helicopters is pleased to announce that its ownership group has grown to include the business arm of Liidlii Kue First Nation (LKFN) of Fort ...
17/12/10 9:07 AM
Yellowknife, NWT, December 15, 2010 - Dehcho Regional Helicopters is pleased to announce that its ownership group now includes the business arm of the Pehdzeh Ki First Nation (PKFN) in Wrigley. &...
14/12/10 8:40 AM
December 13, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT “I am pleased to report that Discovery Air’s revenues and earnings in the third quarter and year-to-date, continued to reflect improved results over last...
01/11/10 10:38 AM
October 29, 2010 Discovery Air is thrilled to share the October 2010 edition of Flight Plan - the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Air's ne...
01/10/10 10:18 AM
Yellowknife, NWT, September 30, 2010 - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce the commencement of operations of its newest subsidiary, Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS). Established...
30/09/10 10:45 AM
Fort Good Hope/Colville Lake, NWT, September 22, 2010 - Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. (GSH), has signed a new joint-venture partnership agreement related to the K’ahsho Got’ine Land Distric...
15/09/10 9:48 AM
September 15, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT Discovery Air Inc.’s President and CEO Dave Jennings commented on the quarter:  “In generating $11.8 million in net earnings this quarter we realiz...
08/09/10 8:52 AM
September 2, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – Discovery Air Inc. (TSX:DA) is pleased to announce that the Quality Management System (QMS) of Top Aces Inc. has been assessed and registered by Intertek Tes...
16/07/10 1:12 PM
July 16, 2010 Discovery Air is thrilled to share the July edition of Flight Plan - the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about the exciting projects that Discove...
28/09/10 2:19 PM
June 21, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT - Discovery Air Inc. (DA) is pleased to announce the Aboriginal partnerships operated by its Northern subsidiaries Great Slave Helicopters, Air Tindi and Discovery Minin...
14/06/10 2:45 PM
June 11, 2010 President and CEO’s Comments Discovery Air continues to benefit from its diverse line of services and our strategy going forward is to expand our diversity as a means to achieve ou...
28/09/10 2:20 PM
June 8, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – Discovery Air subsidiary Great Slave Helicopters (GSH) is pleased to announce that four of its independent Northlinx partners have opened bases in Yellowknife. GS...
28/05/10 9:44 AM
May 26, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Great Slave Helicopters (GSH) is pleased to announce it will donate all revenue from its efforts battling yesterday’s fir...
25/05/10 9:54 PM
May 25, 2010 YELLOWKNIFE, NT, May 25, 2010 - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce that its Great Slave Helicopters (GSH) subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide helicopter services to E...
25/05/10 3:32 PM
May 18, 2010 Discovery Air is pleased to share the third edition of Flight Plan - the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will learn about Discovery Air and its team through ...
17/05/10 8:57 PM
May 17, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT, - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce that its Great Slave Helicopters subsidiary (GSH) has signed a new three-year contract with the Province of Manitoba to provi...
13/05/10 10:08 PM
May 13, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – May 13, 2010 - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Great Slave Helicopters (GSH), has been awarded a new two-year contract with Newmont...
11/05/10 5:44 PM
May 11, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce that Tli Cho Air, a joint-venture partnership between its subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd. and the Tlicho Investment Corporation, has...
05/05/10 9:37 AM
Yellowknife, NWT, May 3, 2010 - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Great Slave Helicopters (GSH), has extended its reach into South America through a one-year Master Servic...
29/04/10 11:20 PM
April 29, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT President and CEO's Comments During calendar 2009, our management team worked hard to stabilize Discovery Air both operationally and financially in the midst of a parti...
28/09/10 2:31 PM
April 15, 2010 Dehcho Regional Helicopters Ltd. is pleased to announce it has been selected as the 2010 Business of the Year Award winner by the NWT Chamber of Commerce. "I’m delighted to s...
08/04/10 8:30 PM
April 6, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT, Discovery Air Inc. announced today that its contract with the British Army Training Unit Suffield (BATUS) has been extended for an additional one year period. The ...
08/04/10 10:29 AM
March 17, 2010 Discovery Air is thrilled to share the second edition of Flight Plan - the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will be introduced to some of the newest members of the Di...
08/04/10 10:43 AM
March 15, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT - Discovery Air Inc. announced today that its Hicks & Lawrence subsidiary has signed a new five year contract with the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (OMNR) ...
08/04/10 10:44 AM
March 5, 2010 By Guy Quenneville, Northern News Services Discovery Air celebrated the grand opening of its new Yellowknife headquarters on Tuesday inside its Air Tindi Dash 7 hangar on Bristol Ave. Pr...
08/04/10 10:44 AM
March 2, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – Discovery Air Inc. hosted the Grand Opening of our new corporate head office in Yellowknife on March 2, 2010.  Seen here is Adam Bembridge, Gp President Nor...
08/04/10 10:45 AM
February 22, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – February 22, 2010 - Discovery Air Inc. announced today that its Interim Contracted Airborne Training Services (ICATS) Type 2 Standing Offers have been extend...
08/04/10 10:46 AM
February 15, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT, Discovery Air Inc. announced today that the Interim Contracted Airborne Training Services (ICATS) contract has been extended by the Government of Canada for a ...
08/04/10 10:47 AM
January 17, 2010 Yellowknife, NWT – Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. (GSHL) is pleased to announce the results of two years worth of testing which demonstrates it is operating the most environmental...
28/09/10 2:33 PM
Lutsel K’e/Yellowknife, NWT – Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. (GSHL) and Denesoline Corporation are pleased to announce a new joint-venture agreement to provide helicopter services anywhere i...
28/09/10 2:35 PM
Dehcho Regional Helicopters Ltd. held its 2009 Annual General Meeting at the new Fort of the Forks facility in Fort Simpson this week and the Board of Directors elected Fort Liard resident Joanne Dene...
08/04/10 10:50 AM
September 29, 2009 Discovery Air is thrilled to share the first edition of Flight Plan - the Newsletter of Discovery Air. Within this issue, you will be introduced to some of the newest members o...
15/04/10 10:36 AM
London, April 13, 2009/CNW/ Discovery Air Inc. has successfully refinanced its existing operating lines of credit through the establishment of an asset-based lending facility with a new lender. This l...
15/04/10 10:40 AM
London, March 6, 2009/CNW/ The Discovery Air Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Jennings as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation. Mr. Jennin...
15/04/10 10:43 AM
London, February 6, 2009/CNW/ Discovery Air completed its $34 million financing arrangement with the Northwest Territories Opportunities Fund, as previously announced on January 19, 2009. Discovery Ai...
15/04/10 10:48 AM
London, January 23, 2009/CNW/ Discovery Air has negotiated an extension of the expiry date of its operating line of credit to February 20, 2009 at an increased borrowing limit of $7.5 million and is i...
15/04/10 10:51 AM
London, January 19, 2009/CNW/ Discovery Air Interim President and CEO, David Jennings, today announced an agreement to borrow $34 million from the Northwest Territories Opportunities Fund. Commenting ...
15/04/10 11:25 AM
LONDON, October 31, 2008/CNW Gil Bennett, the Chairman of the Board of Discovery Air Inc. (TSX:DA.A), is pleased to announce that Mr. James Goodfellow has joined the Board of Directors of Discovery Ai...
15/04/10 11:23 AM
LONDON, ON September 12, 2008/CNW At a meeting of the Board of Directors of Discovery Air Inc. (TSX:DA.A) held today, the directors terminated David Taylor as the President and Chief Executive Officer...
15/04/10 11:20 AM
LONDON, August 8, 2008/CNW David Taylor, President, CEO and immediate past Chair of Discovery Air Inc. (TSX:DA.A) ("Discovery Air" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce three n...
15/04/10 11:17 AM
LONDON, July 25, 2008/CNW David Taylor, the Chairman of Discovery Air Inc. (TSX:DA.A), is pleased to announce that Mr. Gil Bennett has agreed to join the Board of Directors of Discovery Air and will a...
15/04/10 11:13 AM
London, May 28, 2008/CNW/ On May 24, 2008, a Sahtu Helicopters aircraft, with three individuals on board, was involved in an accident. The pilot and one passenger suffered non-life threatening injurie...
15/04/10 11:01 AM
LONDON, March 6, 2008/CNW/ pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Air Tindi Ltd., in partnership with Aklak Air, has been awarded a five year contract with an option for an additional t...
15/04/10 10:58 AM
London, January 25, 2008/CNW/ David Taylor, Chairman & C.E.O. of Discovery Air Inc. (TSX: DA.A), is pleased to announce that the company, in furtherance of its goal to provide comprehensive and ef...
15/04/10 10:55 AM
London, January 7, 2008/CNW/ David Taylor, Chairman & C.E.O. of Discovery Air Inc., (“Discovery”), (TSX: DA.A), is pleased to announce that the company has completed the acquisition of...
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    Every year, residents of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut pursuing an aviation-related career in the North can each receive one of 16 $5,000 scholarships from a fund sponsored by the NWT Department of Transportation, Nunavut Department of Economic Development and Transportation, Discovery Air, Keewatin Air, North-Wright Airways, and First Air. The scholarships are offered to full-time residents of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut (two year minimum residency - a combination of continuous residency in both territories would be accepted to meet the residency requirement) pursuing full-time aviation-related studies. The studies can be related to airline or airport operations or management, aircraft maintenance, and pilot training.

    If you would like to concentrate on flying aircraft while knowing you are in the safest hands around, our team of maintainers will take care of all aspects of managing your fleet.

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    Discovery Air Fire Services has been active in the aviation industry for over 60 years and is organized into four operating divisions; Fire, Charter, Imagery and Training.

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    Discovery Air International was established to expand Discovery Air’s range of specialty aviation services domestically and internationally and will focus initially on executive charter, medevac and repatriation services out of Western Canada with its primary base and main operations based out of Calgary, Alberta.

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    The Northlinx Network brings together many of the GSH Aboriginal Joint-Venture Partnerships allowing all participants to benefit from pan-territorial mega-projects requiring helicopter services in the North. Presently there are twelve partnerships operating in this profitable model around the NWT and Nunavut. On top of that, Air Tindi has an additional four Aboriginal partnerships and Discovery Mining Services has two.

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    We are committed to providing our customers with specialty aviation solutions whenever and wherever they are required. Our pilots, maintainers, logisticians and administrators operate with precision and pride in some of the most challenging environments in the world.

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    Discovery Air is committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in aviation industry. By joining Discovery Air you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic environment focused on growth, entrepreneurship, innovation and teamwork.

    Discovery Air Academy

    Discovery Aviation Academy is a flight school based in Sudbury, Ontario that offers many different types of pilot flight training to meet the needs of all aspiring aviators.