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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

September 14, 2010 18:58 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Van Loan Highlights Economic Benefits of Joint Strike Fighter Program

BURLINGTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2010) - The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will tour Goodrich Aerospace Canada Ltd. in Burlington tomorrow. Goodrich Aerospace is a firm that was identified as a potential landing gear sustainment provider for the Joint Strike Fighter program. Minister Van Loan will highlight economic benefits of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter program. Minister Van Loan will be available to media after the tour.

Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2010
   
Time: 10:30 a.m. Tour (no photography)
   
  11:00a.m. Media availability and photo opportunity
   
Location: Goodrich Landing Gear Services
   
  5415 North Service Road
  Burlington, Ontario L7L 5H7
   
  Tel.: 905-319-3006

Note: Media must pre-register and fill out a visitor request form before the event. Please contact Anthony Ratica at 905-592-6239 or by email at Anthony.Ratica@goodrich.com. Otherwise, media must arrive on site 45 minutes prior to the event to register. 

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