Federal Fleet Services Showcases Canadian Shipbuilding at its Best at DEFSEC 2017
Today, Federal Fleet Services announced that they will be presenting their flagship project, the first Resolve-Class Naval Support Ship, at DEFSEC 2017 in Halifax tomorrow.
RCAF Receives New Colours
Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada David Johnston presented the Royal Canadian Air Force with new Colours during a military parade and ceremony at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto, on Friday, September 1, 2017.
CAF Conclude Operation NANOOK
Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) concluded the annual Arctic sovereignty and security deployment, Operation NANOOK on Friday 25th August and CDR travelled with Canada’s military to Rankin Inlet in the territory of Nunavut to see Joint Task Force North’s (JTFN) training first hand.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Awards Kraken $425,000 Contract
Kraken Sonar Systems has been awarded a contract valued at over C$425,000 by ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Canada. Kraken will supply and integrate its AquaPix® Miniature Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar and Real-Time SAS Signal Processor on the Atlas SeaCat Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV).
Commander of the Canadian Army Concludes Visit to Slovenia
Lieutenant-General Paul Wynnyk, Commander of the Canadian Army, concluded a visit to Slovenia, where he met with the Commander of the Slovenian Force Command, Brigadier-General Milko Petek. Lieutenant-General Wynnyk personally thanked Brigadier-General Petek for Slovenia’s contribution to
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