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Members of the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (Ottawa Detachment) gather in front of a C90A King Air aircraft at the Transport Canada Aircraft Services Division Hangar in Ottawa on 4 December 2020.

Photo: Cpl Tori Lake

Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment achieves Initial Operational Capability of the Engineering Flight Test Rationalization

February 16, 2021 at 5:28 pm

Defence Stories On 21 January 2021, the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (AETE) achieved Initial Operational Capability (IOC) of the Engineering Flight Test Rationalization (EFTR) initiative. AETE is in the process of making engineering test and evaluation (ET&E) services more effective, efficient, and sustainable: AETE is relocating to Ottawa, transforming its organizational structure and collaborating with the National Research Council Flight Research Laboratory (NRC FLR) and Transport Canada Aircraft Services Directorate (TC ASD) at Ottawa Macdonald–CartierRead More

Colonel Eric Grandmont promotes Major Ryan Wolter to his current rank with the help of Major Wolter’s spouse during a Hangar Muster on the 24th of July 2019 at the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment.
Photo: LS Callum Rutherford, AETE Image Data Systems

Members of AETE promoted

October 1, 2019 at 3:08 pm
Captain Vanessa Fulford works as a Flight Test Engineer (FTE) at Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (AETE).
Photo: MS Kathryn Poudrier, Image Data Systems, AETE

The sky’s the limit for the determined

March 12, 2019 at 9:10 am

Joy Smith When Vanessa Fulford was growing up in Fort McMurray, AB she wanted to be an astronaut. That is quite a lofty goal for a young person, especially for someone who, at that time, had very little understanding of what was involved in becoming an astronaut. Today, Vanessa Fulford is an Aerospace Engineer at the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (AETE), specializing as a Flight Test Engineer. She is also a Captain in the RoyalRead More

Christmas Message from the Commanding Officer & Chief Warrant Officer of the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment.

Christmas Message from the Commanding Officer & Chief Warrant Officer of the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment.

December 18, 2018 at 10:55 am

As 2018 draws to a close, we would like to extend our best wishes for the holiday season. This time of the year is celebrated in many different ways, depending on our cultures, traditions and beliefs and we hope that for all of you, in your own way; will make time for celebrations and relaxing with family and friends. We would like to thank the families of all the members of AETE for the supportRead More

Matt Setlack near the finish of the World Mountain Running Championships in Andorra.
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34th World Mountain Running Championships in Canillo, Andorra

October 9, 2018 at 11:21 am

Matt Setlack, CAPT Student Pilot, AETE Pre-Race I arrived in the Pyrenees about three weeks prior to race day. I did this in order to get over the eight-hour time change, acclimatize to the altitude, train on mountainous terrain and run over the race course. I arrived in the beautiful race hotel in downtown Canillo, Andorra on September 13, 2018. The days leading up to the race were relatively relaxed and included attending the openingRead More

Col Eric Grandmont, Commanding Officer of the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment, presents the Chief Warrant Officer Scroll to CWO Bill Howell.
Photo: LS Lisa Sheppard, IDS AETE

CWO Bill Howell receives scroll

November 28, 2017 at 2:47 pm