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Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
Aerospace cluster
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Aerospace cluster

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  • 1. By Jason Marsh
  • 2.
    • Fourth quarter profits fell 43%
    • Revenue from aerospace unit fell $100 million
    • Shares closed at $6.23
    • Delivered 302 planes in comparison to 349 the previous year
    • Laid off 5000 employees in aerospace division
  • 3.
    • Major players signed a £130 million deal
    • Building a world class technology manufacturing center
    • Improve manufacturing techniques and decrease costs
    • Universities are involved
  • 4.
    • New aerospace engineering bachelors degree program
    • 60 students selected out of 160 applicants
    • Hands on training with aerospace cluster members
    • Bombardier contributes $500,000 to research labs
  • 5.
    • In the West Midlands cluster
    • Better methods for remanufacturing processes of high value engineering parts
    • Cost effective, rapid and reliable remanufacturing
    • First in the world to combine laser cladding, CNC machining and in-process inspection in a single machine
  • 6.
    • The Boeing 787
    • Powered by two Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines
    • 20% less fuel than similar size planes
    • 45% more cargo
    • Cleaner air, larger window, improved lighting for consumers
  • 7.
    • Canada’s most competitive aerospace cluster
    • Government financial support
    • Budget of over $150 million for next four years
    • Projects related to green aircrafts
    • Approved by Mr. Raymond Bachand
    • Quebec’s Minister of Finance
  • 8.
    • Aero Montreal 2010
    • April 27-29
    • Bombardier, Pratt & Whitney, and Bell Helicopter will be in attendance
    • More than 300 companies in attendance from across the world
  • 9.
    • Team of 3 U of T engineers recognized for saving lives of Apollo 13 members
    • 40 years ago
    • Oxygen tank in space ship exploded
    • Crew was 80% to the moon and cancelled trip
    • U of T engineers created calculations on air pressure for return strategy
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