Discovery Air Defence is committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in aviation industry. By joining DA Defence you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic environment focused on growth, entrepreneurship, innovation and teamwork.
We are committed to providing our customers with specialty aviation solutions whenever and wherever they are required. Our pilots, maintainers, logisticians and administrators operate with precision and pride in some of the most challenging environments in the world.
Discovery Air Defence is the prime supplier of Airborne Training services to the Canadian Army, Navy and Air Force.
Discovery Air Defence is guided by high standards of ethical conduct and social responsibility. The reputation of DA Defence relies greatly upon the integrity and the sense of responsibility of its directors, contractors and employees, in whom great trust rests. In most situations, directors, contractors and employees will be guided to the right decision by their personal values, discretion and good judgment.
As representatives of DA Defence, employees must always consider how their actions affect the integrity and credibility of the company as a whole. It is imperative that all persons representing or associated with DA Defence demonstrate a high standard of ethical, moral and legal conduct in all business practices during and outside of business hours.
We act with integrity always;
We strive to provide the best service available anywhere in the world. We respect our employees, clients, shareholders and suppliers;
We conduct business by following applicable laws and regulations;
We provide a safe and healthy work environment;
We report accurately and timely;
We protect proprietary information;
We follow the DND guidelines, on “An Ethical Relationship.”
Discovery Air Defence is committed to being the premier provider of cost effective aviation solutions to the Canadian Armed Forces and the Government of Canada.
Discovery Air Defence is part of the Discovery Air family, which has a wealth of technical expertise in its subsidiaries, ranging from Fixed-wing to Rotary-wing for both Civil and Military products.
Discovery Air Defence operates a fleet of modified Alpha Jet aircraft in the airborne training services role. All Alpha Jet aircraft have been upgraded with state-of-the-art Martin Baker ejection seats and Dassault Canopy Escape systems.
Discovery Air Defence operates IAI Westwind 1124 aircraft, all special mission configured, to provide high-quality real-time training. The Westwinds have been modified with under-winged hard points, pylons and an internal winch to support Target Tow and Electronic Warfare missions. Top Discovery Air Defence's fleet of Westwinds stands ready to meet the demand for quality special mission combat support.