Aerospace and Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron

The Aerospace and Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron (ATESS) provides specialised aerospace and telecommunications engineering, training and production services in support of worldwide air force operations.

Home to drafting, engineering, and workshop facilities and personnel, ATESS is a one stop-shop capable of taking a project from the idea stage through the drawing, prototyping, testing and production phases.

In addition to its Aircraft structures, avionics, NDT, IHM, and workshop capabilities, ATESS provides storage facilities for retired Aircraft fleets, is home to the CF Tool Control Centre, repairs and overhauls airfield equipment, installs airfield equipment at bases across Canada, provides expert advice on airfield equipment, maintains and designs airfield software systems, and trains personnel in NDT, IHM, hose fabrication, tool control, and airfield equipment and systems maintenance.

Vision

To be recognized as the Canadian Forces centre of expertise for operational and tactical level support to air force operations .

Mission

Through the customized application of technology, ATESS supports Canadian Forces operations by delivering quality aerospace and C4ISR capabilities safely, responsively, and cost-effectively.

Contact information

Military Air Defence and ATC Radars:

Wind Turbines
Aerospace and Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron
8 Wing Trenton
Box 1000 Stn Forces
ASTRA, Ontario
K0K 3W0
E-mail: +WindTurbines@forces.gc.ca

This contact is for technical assessment and impact on National Defence Radars only. All general public inquiries should be directed to Public Affairs.

Military Radio Communication Users:

E-mail: mario.lavoie2@forces.gc.ca