It however faces steep challenges all of which have to be addressed in an effective and comprehensive way if we are to maintain our world leadership. We are delighted that the Conservative Party of Canada has decided to address one of the industry's main concerns in its political platform" said Dr Claude Lajeunesse, President and CEO of AIAC.
AIAC is the national trade association representing Canada's aerospace manufacturing and service sector. The world's fourth largest aerospace industry, Canada's aerospace sector generates $23 billion annually and employs more than 82,000 Canadians. Eighty-two per cent of Canadian products are exported. AIAC represents the interests of over 400 aerospace companies across Canada.