Tag Archives: Canada

NASA, Canada’s Nat’l Research Council Ink Partnership Renewal Deal; Jaiwon Shin Comments

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NASA and Canada’s National Research Council have signed a new agreement that extends their partnership on aircraft engine icing research for an additional five years. The space agency said Thursday the renewal agreement covers research on engine ice crystal icing and thermal ice protection systems as well as builds on existing cooperation to address other aviation challenges. …

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Report: U.S. Inks Allied Space Cooperation Agreement

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The United States has signed a memorandum of understanding with Australia, the United Kingdom and Canada on the sidelines of the 30th Space Symposium to continue working on allied space cooperation, Breaking Defense reported Tuesday. Colin Clark writes that Brian Weeden of the Secure World Foundation shed light on what the …

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US, Canada Making Progress in Trade Regulation Alignment, Report Says

The U.S. and Canada have made progress in pilot projects aimed at aligning trade regulations in both countries, a joint U.S.-Canadian task force says. According to Fierce Government, the Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council is tasked with recommending ways to reduce regulatory barriers in trade between the U.S. and Canada. …

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DHS Drones to Fly Over US-Canada Border

The Department of Homeland Security plans to fly unmanned aircraft over the vast majority of the border with Canada, DHS officials testified to lawmakers Friday. NextGov reports the House Homeland Security’s subcommittee on emergency preparedness, response, and communications held a field hearing in Detroit. John S. Beutlich, director of the …

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Lynn: Cyber Attack Would Affect U.S., Canadian Links

Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III met with Canadian National Security Advisor Marie-Lucie Morin to discuss cooperation efforts for a cyber defense strategy between the two nations at a meeting in Ottowa, Canada. As threat levels of cyber attacks continue to climb, Lynn feels that a U.S. cyber defense collaboration …

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