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418 Squadron flies again

– 418 Squadron has been re-established as 418 Search and Rescue Operational Training Squadron to train aircrew and maintainers for the RCAF’s new CC-295 fixed-wing search and rescue aircraft. The squadron commanding officer was appointed on July 11, 2019.

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Beyond 2020 SITREP – Defence Team Innovation Challenge

– Here are some updates on the Defence Team Innovation Challenge Top 10:

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Defence Team Innovation Challenge – Where Are We Now

– On November 21, 2018 the Blueprint 2020 “Battle of the Innovators”, marked the end of the Defence Team Innovation Challenge (DTIC) which received a spectacular number of diverse projects and innovations from across the Department and Canadian Armed Forces.

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My experience of loss & the path towards hope

– My son Sergeant Mark Salesse was killed during a routine ice-climbing military exercise in 2015. He was 44 years-old, single but in a serious relationship, and had served over 25 years in the military.

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Royal Assent of Bill C-77 marks a historic moment in the evolution of the military justice system

– On June 21, 2019, Her Excellency, the Governor General of Canada gave Royal Assent to Bill C-77, An Act to amend the National Defence Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts (the Act), marking a historic moment in the evolution of the military justice system

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Canadian warship makes first visit to Cam Ranh, Vietnam

– When Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Regina and Naval Replenishment Unit (NRU) Asterix came alongside in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam on June 10, it was the first time a Canadian warship had conducted a port visit there.

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DT News: The 2019 Pulling Together Canoe Journey and Soldier On invites you to participate in the #whatmovesyou challenge

– The 2019 Pulling Together Canoe Journey is an annual event involving daily visits to various First Nations in the area, giving the opportunity to share stories and build community.

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Happy 50th Anniversary to the Official Languages Act!

– 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Official Languages Act. The Act recognizes the equal status and use of French and English in all federal institutions. Our two official languages are woven into the Canadian fabric.

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Kings Cup 2019 : Team Canada

– The King’s Cup at Henley Royal Regatta will be a race between eight military forces which honours the past, cements and contributes to the Alliances of today and builds towards the future; The King’s Cup will see crews from the original six nations that raced in 1919, Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, the UK and the USA, joined by Germany and the Netherlands.

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Canadian Rangers guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Ottawa

– Two Canadian Rangers from Northern Ontario are among a small group of Rangers selected, from across Canada, to guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, in Ottawa.

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