Happy Thanksgiving

Deicing Innovations wishes a very Happy Thanksgiving to all of our dear clients, friends and colleagues south of the border in the United States, as well as to all Americans living and serving abroad.

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SAE Conference on Icing Heads to Prague

SAE International has announced that Prague, Czech Republic, will be the site of the SAE 2015 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures. The meeting will be held June 22-25, 2015 at the Hotel International Prague.

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Speed-Dating, Business Style

I attended the 16th Annual Ground Handling International Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden, this past week. It was my first time attending the GHI event and I must admit that I was blown away by the level of organization.

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Now I Have Seen Everything

In all my years of traveling through global airports, I have seen my fair share of bizarre stuff. This was taken to a new level on Monday evening. The lady in front of me in security had a penis casting kit in her carry-on bag.

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Lest We Forget

On the 11th day in this 11th month, we honor the courage, service, and sacrifice of the men and women who fought for us so we could enjoy a better world, both here in Canada and around the globe.

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Lost, Trapped Under Furniture or Just Busy?

I have to be entirely honest: I haven’t been proactive as of late on updating my website. I could blame it on summer, or my surgery, or my travels, or any one of a whole slew of excuses. The reality is that I suck.

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My Day in Surgery: Update – Day 6

Six days into my recovery from gall bladder removal and the verdict is still out on how this will end. Part of me thinks I will wake up tomorrow morning put on my running shoes and go for a long run. The other part thinks I will pee a litre of blood.

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My Day in Surgery: a Photo Journal

Well, it’s Friday night and I’m home. My Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal) was successfully completed today, and I am happy to report that other than being awfully sore, I am doing alright, all things considered. Here’s my day in pictures.

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Off to the Azores

I will be away from the office from June 27-July 11 inclusively. During this period, I will be visiting the islands of Sao Miguel, Terceira, Pico, Faial and Corvo in the majestic portuguese Azores.

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ICAO Air Transport Symposium Heads to YUL

ICAO, in partnership with the Air Transport Research Society (ATRS), will convene the second ICAO Air Transport Symposium at ICAO Headquarters in Montréal, Canada on May 7-8, 2014.

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