– The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 20, 1942, has awarded the Legion of Merit (Degree of Legionnaire) to Colonel John A. Roper, Royal Canadian Air Force.
– Three United States Air Force sergeants recently became the first USAF members to complete the Canadian Armed Forces Sentinel Program.
– Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronauts Lieutenant-Colonel Joshua Kutryk and Dr. Jenni Sidey-Gibbons celebrated the end of their basic training, along with their NASA classmates, during a ceremony on January 10, 2020, at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
– The founder of the RCAF’s legendary “Golden Hawks” aerobatic team died December 25, 2019, at the age of 92.
– Canada’s second highest scoring Second World War ace, and a legend in Canadian civil aviation, Russ Bannock, died on January 4, 2020, at the age of 100.
– This is the first in a series of articles that will cover all aspects of Masters athletes’ training and nutrition for track and field events.
– Since 2014, Operation Reassurance has been key to demonstrating Canada’s commitment to our NATO allies.
– On Christmas Eve, 1944, Flight Sergeant Jean Cauchy and his crew, flying a Halifax bomber back from a raid in Germany, were in trouble—they’d lost an engine and there was still a bomb in their bomb bay that they hadn’t been able to drop.