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CAF Wraps up Three Year Mission in Poland
The Land Task Force (LTF) in Poland completed its successful three-year mission on Operation REASSURANCE with an end of mission parade in Drawsko Pomorskie, Poland.
Canadian Armed Forces to Patrol Skies over Romania
The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) is sending approximately 135 CAF personnel and four Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornets to Constanta, Romania, to participate in NATO enhanced Air Policing from September to December 2017.
Thales Wins Largest ISS Contract in Canadian History
The Government of Canada has awarded Thales In-Service Support (ISS), refit, repair, maintenance and training to both Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) and Joint Support Ships (JSS). Known as AJISS, the contract includes an initial service period of eight years for up to $800 Million CAD
Lockheed Delivers on C-130J IRB’s
Lockheed Martin completed its Industrial and Regional Benefits (IRB) commitments one year ahead of schedule and met all of its requirements within small and medium enterprises.... 
Naval Security Team Sets Sail for Fiji
The Naval Security Team (NST) of the Royal Canadian Navy deployed a team of approximately a dozen sailors on August 11th from Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt to Fiji to conduct force generation training with the Republic of Fiji Navy. The NST will re-deploy on August 20.
Weatherhaven Awards HQSS Sub-Contract to LED Smart
Weatherhaven Global Resources Ltd. has selected LED Smart Inc. of Edmonton, Alberta, to provide specialized tactical lighting systems to fulfill the requirements of the $168M Headquarters Shelter System ("HQSS") program ......

Government Awards Contract for Disposal of Navy Ships
The Honourable Jim Carr, Acting Minister of Public Services and Procurement, today announced the awarding of a $12,616,144 contract to Marine Recycling Corporation .........
MDA to Support Space Cargo Vehicle
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates has received an Authorization to Proceed on a multi-million dollar contract from Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC). 
Brazilian Air Force C-295 Visits RCAF Wings Across Canada
A Brazilian Air Force (Força Aérea Brasileira) C-295 aircraft and its crew arrived at 8 Wing Trenton, Ontario 
New Machine Guns for Canadian Armed Forces
The Government of Canada will be purchasing 1148 new C6A1 FLEX General Purpose Machine Guns (GPMG) from Colt Canada, a contract valued at $32.1M
France Pitre
Quebec Defence and Security Symposium Makes a Comeback
The Quebec Symposium on the Canadian Defence and Security Market is making a comeback this fall, following a two-year hiatus.
Inverted F-35C launches AIM-9X missile during a live fire test event
F-35s Surpass 100,000 Flight Hours
The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft fleet recently exceeded 100,000 flight hours while the F-35 Integrated Test Force teams are completing the remaining requirements in the program's System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase. 
WESCAM Receives Order from Airbus Helicopters
L3 Technologies’ WESCAM division has received an order from Airbus Helicopters to provide 37 MX™-15 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) imaging systems for installation on multiple fleets of H225M Caracal helicopters. 
Bronswerk Delivers HVAC-R Equipment for the first two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships
Bronswerk Group has reached an important milestone with the delivery of the last pieces of equipment for the RCN’s first two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) being built by Irving Shipbuilding Inc. at the Halifax Shipyard.
Davie Unveils Resolve Class Supply Ship
Davie Shipbuilding unveiled the Asterix, the first large naval ship to be built in Canada in over 20 years and the largest naval ship ever delivered from a Canadian shipyard. Davie's 1,369 staff together with over 900 Canadian suppliers spent just under 2 years delivering the Resolve-Class naval


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