PAL Aerospace (an Exchange Income Corporation company) is a proud partner of Airbus Defence and Space for Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue Aircraft Replacement (FWSAR). The Airbus C295W will replace Canada’s aging CC115 Buffalo and CC130 Hercules aircraft in their roles as Search and Rescue assets.
PAL Aerospace is an international aerospace and defence company with a focus on intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance solutions as well as In-Service Support. Recognized by governments and militaries around the world for on-time/on-budget delivery and high reliability rates, the company has grown globally. This track record of success has led to operations in Canada, the Caribbean, and the Middle East. PAL Aerospace offers a single point of accountability for its programs and takes pride in being Canada’s trusted partner for In-Service Support.
PAL Aerospace will be responsible for the In-Service Support of the Airbus C295W working alongside the Royal Canadian Air Force’s aircraft technicians in the execution of first line maintenance. PAL Aerospace is also responsible for repairs, 2nd and 3rd line maintenance and future modification work of the aircraft. Additionally, PAL Aerospace will establish supply chain management activities in support of FWSAR.
The Airbus C295W will operate from four Main Operating Bases (MOBs):
PAL Aerospace will operate the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul and Central Warehousing facilities from Winnipeg, MB.