Industry Canada

Industry Canada

December 07, 2010 18:15 ET

Media Advisory: Ministers Clement and MacKay Lead Delegation From Ready-to-Deal Canadian Companies to Lockheed Martin in Texas

FORT WORTH, TEXAS--(Marketwire - Dec. 7, 2010) - The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will lead a delegation from Canadian aerospace firms to Lockheed Martin's Fort Worth headquarters tomorrow, as part of a global F-35 program sustainment conference. The conference is a critical next step in the global F-35 program and will serve as a forum for Canadian aerospace and defence companies to secure their role in the program's 40-year sustainment period.

Both ministers will be available to the media from the conference by phone.

Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2010
   
Time: 2:15 p.m. local time (3:15 p.m. EST)
   
Dial-In Number: 613-960-7526
  877-413-4814
   
Participant Code: 1030738

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
    Minister of Industry
    Lynn Meahan - Press Secretary
    613-995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502
    or
    Office of the Honourable Peter MacKay
    Minister of National Defence
    Josh Zanin
    Press Secretary
    613-996-3100