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REF NO.: 10

SUBJECT: Bombardier Aerospace announcement

DATE: Sept. 14

Note to editors:      
            Members of the media are invited to attend a news conference to announce an investment in engineering research from Bombardier Aerospace.
            Dr. Christopher Loomis, vice-president (research) of Memorial University, and Derek Gilmour, vice-president, sales, marketing and administration, specialized and amphibious aircraft, Bombardier Aerospace, and Dr. Siu O’Young, principal investigator, will participate in this event.
            The event will take place at 2 p.m. in the atrium of the Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation (formerly the Inco Innovation Centre) on Friday, Sept. 16.
            Limited parking available in lot 18. (

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For more information, contact Meaghan Whelan, communications co-ordinator (research), Memorial University of Newfoundland, (709) 864-4073, 687-9243,or; or Haley Dunne, senior spokesperson, Bombardier Aerospace, (514) 855-7989 or


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