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Tag: Operations & Exercises – Current and upcoming operations, plans and exercises

1 CMBG hones warfighting skills on Ex IRON RAM

– Wainwright, Alberta — Much of 1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG) descended on the Wainwright training area in mid-October to participate in Exercise IRON RAM (Ex IRON RAM).

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HMCS Charlottetown completes successful Rest and Maintenance Period in Split, Croatia

– By: Lieutenant (Navy) Meghan Jacques, HMCS Charlottetown Unit Public Affairs Representative Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Charlottetown, currently deployed on Operation REASSURANCE in the Eastern Mediterranean, conducted a Rest and Maintenance Period (RAMP) in Split, Croatia from October 15, 2017 to November 7, 2017 to support its continued deployment overseas into the New Year. The …

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Canadian military liaison officers in South Sudan: The eyes and ears of the operation

– By: Ashley Black, Canadian Joint Operations Command Public Affairs When you are contributing to a United Nations mission, it is not uncommon to be the only person from your home nation in a certain area of the operation. It can be a challenge to feel so far away from home, but the rewards of contributing …

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Air Task Force – Romania Exercises their Emergency Response

– Air Task Force – Romania (ATF-R) conducted an Emergency Response Plan (ERP) exercise on November 1, 2017 with American and Romanian allies.

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Military and civilian partners join forces to counter explosive threats

– Borden, Ontario — A United Nations doctrine on the improvised explosive device (IED) problem, created with the input of Canadian military personnel, has been put into practice for the first time in a multinational exercise held in Canada.

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Standby Diver Over Garments now available to military dive teams

– The Standby Diver Over Garment is a significant improvement, providing environmental protection to the standby diver.

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4th Canadian Division troops begin new training cycle as part of Operation UNIFIER

– With the arrival of the fifth rotation of Operation UNIFIER troops in September, a Ukrainian Armed Forces (UAF) Battalion has deployed to the International Peace Support Centre (IPSC) ready to receive training from a US and Canadian training battalion.

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Army Cadets get a blast out of learning at Exercise ARDENT DEFENDER

– Bracebridge, Ontario — Two Air Weapons Technicians from the Royal Canadian Air Force took time from their busy schedules to travel to Bracebridge, Ontario to visit with 2250 The Muskoka Pioneers Royal Canadian Army Cadets.

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CAF task force to NATO mission in Kosovo welcomes new Commander

– Operation KOBOLD is Canada’s contribution to the NATO-led peace-support operation working to develop a capable Kosovo Security Force.

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Enhanced naval boarding party on HMCS Charlottetown trains with Royal Danish Navy

– The goal of this capacity-building training exercise was to share knowledge and best practices between the boarding teams of these two NATO countries.

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