Advancing Nova Scotia's Aerospace, Marine and Defence Industries.

At ADIANS our mandate is to globally promote and advance the development of Nova Scotia’s ever-expanding industrial sectors to both military and commercial markets.


Take your business to new heights. Nova Scotia supplies aerospace solutions to businesses like NASA and Lockheed Martin.


Nova Scotia has a dynamic cluster of defence and security companies that deliver innovative solutions to Canadian and global markets.


A history of Maritime tradition. Nova Scotian contractors are world leaders in such fields as acoustic hull design and sonar technologies.


Become a member and connect to over 90 marine, aerospace and defence companies in Nova Scotia.

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  • 25Sep2015
    UK National Police Air Service select CarteNav software for more aircraft

    CarteNav’s AIMS-ISR® software to be installed on new fleet of UK police fixed-wing aircraft. Halifax, Nova Scotia, 25 September 2015 – CarteNav Solutions Inc. is pleased to announce that its AIMS-ISR® software has been selected for a second time by...

  • 18Sep2015
    AAADA Representatives at DSEI

    Thank you to some of the companies who came to DSEI this year and participated in the AAADA booth on the Canadian Pavilion. The response was very positive and a lot of good connections were made.

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Upcoming events

  • 03Nov2015
    Oceanology China

    November 3-5, 2015Oceanology International China 2015A Pan-Atlantic initiative under the Business Development Program (BDP)Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International SourcingShanghai, China Join the Atlantic Canadian delegation and disc...

  • 04Nov2015
    Marine Renewables Canada 2015 Annual Conference

    November 4-5, 2015Fairmont, The Queen Elizabeth HotelMontreal, QuebecEnergy from rivers, tides, and waves offer opportunities for electricity development across the country—from coast to coast to the north. The vast range of opportunities and options...