Connecting a future ship to the past

– By Sub-Lieutenant M.X. Déry Commander Michele Tessier has been undergoing training to prepare her for the unique challenges of working in the Arctic as Commanding …

HMCS Vancouver deploys to Asia

– The ship will visit Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and Fiji in order to demonstrate operational capabilities and the flexibility to contribute to a range of requirements.

Moncton native shares his experience in West Africa with the RCN

– Leading Seaman Robert Bourque, a native of Moncton, N.B., has been deployed to West Africa in HMCS Summerside since January 26, 2018 as part of Operation PROJECTION.

RCN promotes gender inclusiveness in West Africa

– Equal gender representation at the leadership level is not always easy to come by in any organization, but the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) is paving the way and proving that it’s possible.

Tackling the war on drug trafficking

– By Lieutenant (Navy) Paul Pendergast As Her Majesty’s Canadian Ships (HMCS) Whitehorse and Edmonton slipped all lines and proceeded to sea from San Diego, Calif., …

Naval Security Team safeguards ships in foreign ports

– The safety of ships and sailors in foreign ports is top-of-mind for the flexible, scalable and dynamic team that recently deployed from Maritime Forces Pacific in Esquimalt, B.C., to Copenhagen, Denmark.

Vietnamese refugee gives back as naval officer

– Having been given a fresh opportunity, Lieutenant-Commander Kim Poirrier wanted to give back to her adopted country. “To truly appreciate this privilege is to give back,” she says.

Battle of the Atlantic sacrifices remembered

– Each year on the first Sunday in May, Canada and its naval community commemorate those lost at sea during the Second World War.

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