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Canada's Most Read & Trusted Aviation Magazine!

Find out for yourself why more than 250 companies trust Skies.

Skies Magazine covers the best of fixed- and rotary-wing aviation in North America with insightful stories, news and feature profiles; delivered bi-monthly with a focus on all aviation sectors.

RCAF Today is a special publication delivered once a year, celebrating the accomplishments of the Royal Canadian Air Force at home and around the world.

Insight is the luxurious, tradeshow-only publication that enables companies to tell their stories in their own words, reaching desired audiences in a unique way.

Increase your sales + Raise your brand awareness + Generate leads

Skies Magazine Print | Circulation 63,800 +

  1. Editorial worth reading
    We work from the front lines to give readers in-depth insight and timely, relevant content from business, private, commercial, military, cargo, maintenance and training aviation sectors.
  2. Extensive reach
    We have a North American print circulation of over 63,800, giving you access to thousands of aviation professionals in Canada and the United States.
  3. Growing your brand
    Appearing in Skies, you’re associating your brand name with the best in class. After all, brand association is just as important as the message itself.
  4. Visually the best
    Skies is backed with stunning photography and ground-breaking design, which our readers appreciate just as much as the content.

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Issue Show / Theme Ad & Materials Deadline
Feb/Mar 2019 January 11, 2019
Apr/May 2019 MRO Americas / NATA / IOC March 15, 2019
Jun/Jul 2019 CANSEC May 3, 2019
Aug/Sep 2019 Abbotssford / ADSE July 12, 2019
Oct/Nov 2019 NBAA / ATAC / AIAC September 13, 2019
Dec '19/Jan '20 Photo Contest Issue November 22, 2019

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Ad Size Bleed (width x Height) Trim Size Live area (non-bleed)
**A - Full Page 8.625" x 11" 8.375" x 10.75" 7.875" x 10.25"
B - 2/3 Page 4.75" x 9.375"
C - 1/2 Page (island) 4.75" x 7"
D - 1/2 Page (horizontal) 7.25" x 4.625"
E - 1/3 Page (island) 4.75" x 5"
F - 1/3 Page (vertical) 2.25" x 9.375"
G - 1/4 Page (island) 4.75" x 3.75"
H - 1/4 Page (horizontal) 7.25" x 2.5"
**Double Page Spread 17" x 11" 16.75" x 10.75" 16.25" x 10.25"

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Ad Size Size (Inches) Ad Size Size (Inches) Ad Size Size (Inches)
SC1 2.375" x 1"DC14.875" x 1"TC17.375" x 1"
SC2 2.375" x 2"DC24.875" x 2"TC27.375" x 2"
SC3 2.375" x 3"DC34.875" x 3"TC37.375" x 3"
SC4 2.375" x 4"DC44.875" x 4"TC47.375" x 4"
SC5 2.375" x 5"DC54.875" x 5"TC57.375" x 5"
SC6 2.375" x 6"DC64.875" x 6"TC67.375" x 6"
SC7 2.375" x 7"DC74.875" x 7"TC77.375" x 7"
SC8 2.375" x 8"DC84.875" x 8"TC87.375" x 8"
SC9 2.375" x 9"DC94.875" x 9"TC97.375" x 9"

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RCAF Today Magazine Print | Put your marketing dollars where your market is

  1. Focused content
    Produced by Skies magazine, RCAF Today provides behind-the-scenes insight into the people, equipment and operations of the Royal Canadian Air Force.
  2. Concentrated circulation
    RCAF Today is distributed to senior RCAF personnel, RCAF Wings and Squadrons, government procurement officers, Minister of Defence and Minister of Transportation offices, NDHQ personnel, RCAF Public Affairs, and Canadian embassies and attaches around the world, making it a cost-effective TARGETED marketing tool.
  3. Target audience
    A glossy tribute to the hard work, challenges and accomplishments of the men and women of Canada's Air Force, RCAF Today gives you direct access to your combatant customers in uniform.

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Issue Show / Theme Ad & Materials Deadline
Spring 2019 RCAF Today April 12, 2019

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Ad Size Bleed (width x Height) Trim Size Live area (non-bleed)
**Full Page 9.25" x 10.75" 9" x 10.5" 8.5" x 10"
1/2 Page (horizontal) 8" x 4.625"
**Double Page Spread 18.25" x 10.75" 18" x 10.5" 17.5" x 10.25"

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Skies Online Digital | skiesmag.com - Monthly traffic 50,000 +

  1. Widespread exposure
    With over 50,000 unique visitors a month from North America, Skiesmag.com will get you the exposure you are looking for.
  2. Increase traffic to your website
    Have you just invested in a new website, but traffic is still down? Let Skiesmag.com help you drive traffic and sales.
  3. Cost effective
    With a wide variety of sizes, online banners are designed to fit any marketing budget.
  4. Compliment your traditional marketing solutions
    Create a customized message that can be changed instantly to compliment your other marketing mediums — such as tradeshows, special events, or product launches.
  5. Diversity
    Change your message on a regular basis with ease.
  6. Measurable results
    Are you having trouble justifying your marketing budget to your boss? Online banners are a perfect solution — they are measurable with clicks, views, and country of origin.
  7. Geotagging
    Are you looking to market different messages to different parts of the world? With Geotagging, you can customize your marketing plan to do so!

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Ad Placement Size (pixels) Resolution
A1970x10072dpi
A2728x90072dpi
A3728x90072dpi
B/C/D/E300x25072dpi
Take over 72dpi

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*Enhance your ads and get noticed more often. When you enhance your ad, it allows for users to interact more and brings your ads to life. Learn More About Enhanced Ads

Skies Daily News Email | Monthly Subscribers 31,150 +

  1. Daily brand awareness
    Daily exposure to over 30,000 aviation professionals in North America on the most up-to-date and informed news service in the fixed-wing industry.
  2. Reaching decision makers
    With over 1,600 stories posted annually, the aviation industry's top decision-makers have come to rely on Skies Daily News to stay informed on the industry.
  3. Cost-effective exposure
    Skies Daily News offers a variety of ad placement options, all designed to accommodate any marketing budget – a cost-effective way to be part of your customer’s daily routine.

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Ad Placement Size (pixels) Resolution
Email P1 728x9072dpi
Email P2 300x25072dpi
Email P3 728x9072dpi
Email P4 728x9072dpi
Email A (rotates) 300x25072dpi
Email P5 728x9072dpi
Email P6 728x9072dpi

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Value Packages Get more for your money

Print
  • Skies Magazine
  • RCAF Today Magazine
  • Vertical Magazine
  • Vertical 911 Magazine
  • Insight Magazine
Online
  • Skiesmag.com
  • Verticalmag.com
  • Insightmagonline.com
Daily News
  • Skies Daily News
  • Vertical Daily News

Alternative Marketing Options Give your marketing a little boost and get noticed

Belly Band Wrap

Belly band wraps are another sure-fire way to grab attention at tradeshows and set you apart from your competitors. By wrapping your message around the magazine copies we distribute at tradeshows, you'll make our readers take notice.


Tradeshows to consider: Please see the editorial Calendar for a complete list of trade shows.

Reprints

Have you been featured within Skies or RCAF Today, or is there a story that benefits your company? Reprints are a great way to showcase and market your company’s products and/or services.


Contact us today and let us help you create a professional reprint for you.

Enhanced Banners

Welcome to the new age of digital advertising. With the ever-increasing demand to engage digital readers, we are pleased to introduce our new enhanced banner ad formats.


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Contact Us Need some help? Just contact us below, or use our chat.

Director of Sales & Marketing
TIM MUISE

Email: Tim@mhmpub.com
Phone: 519.748.1591 ext: 4900

Marketplace Advertising Manager
CARLA MCKAY

Email: Carla@mhmpub.com
Phone: 519.748.1591 ext: 4400

Director of Sales for Insight
WALDY WILLMS

Email: waldy@mhmpub.com
Phone: 519.748.1591 ext: 5900