Filter your results

By section:

By year:

By month:


Tag: Personnel – Military and civilian personnel-related

Grief, gratitude expressed in Kandahar Cenotaph rededication

– There was sadness and grief in the air as military leaders and government officials joined with the loved ones of Canada’s Afghanistan Fallen to rededicate a memorial to their sacrifices, but also a clear message from the people of Afghanistan: it was not in vain.

Category: Canadian Army | Defence Stories
Tags: | |

From the Caribbean to Canada

– “I’m from Trinidad and Tobago,” he said. I thought of palm trees, tropical beaches, warm weather, and wondered why in the world he would leave paradise.

Category: Defence Stories
Tags: |

‘Together we will stand strong,’ says new Commander Canadian Army

– The new Commander Canadian Army (Comd CA) has officially stepped into the role with a pledge to give as much back to the institution as it has given him.

Category: Canadian Army | Defence Stories
Tags: | | |

The RCAF and “A Bridge Too Far”

– There was a general belief that “Jerry” was finished after the terrific losses the Germans sustained during the 1944 Normandy campaign and their retreat through France and Belgium. All it would take would be one big “push” by the Allies to end the war by Christmas.
Or so it was thought.

Category: Royal Canadian Air Force
Tags: | | | | | | |

RCAF technicians to compete in Toronto

– from August 31 to September 1, 2019, eight aircraft structures technicians from the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Technology and Engineering (CFSATE)—four instructors and four students—will compete in an Aircraft Structures Skills competition at the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto Ontario.

Category: Royal Canadian Air Force
Tags: | | | | |

New Canadian Ranger sworn in at annual Chiefs Conference

– It was a day Shawnda Mamakwa is unlikely to forget.

Category: Defence Stories
Tags: |

International Self-Care Day event held at CFB Halifax

– The self-care event held in honour of International Self Care Day, provided insightful information and tips on how we, as human beings, can be more mindful of prioritizing our mental and physical health.

Category: Defence Stories
Tags: | |

RIAT: 405 Squadron goes to the world’s largest air show

– 405 Long Range Patrol Squadron’s CP-140M Aurora, along with a crew of nine, participated in the 2019 edition of the largest airshow in the world: the Royal International Air Tattoo in the United Kingdom.

Category: Royal Canadian Air Force
Tags: | | |

75 years of RCEME Corps: Celebrating ingenuity

– In recent months, a great deal of determination, patience and hard work went into preparing a team from 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group to participate in the Scrap Metal Challenge, a competition highlighting the 75th anniversary of the Corps of Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (RCEME).

Category: Defence Stories
Tags: |

More than 3,000 Sentinels provide support to those in distress

– When it comes to help for those in distress, every action counts and can make a difference. Yet despite all the support programs and tools put in place, the problem is often taking that first step toward the appropriate resources.

Category: Defence Stories
Tags: |