About Trident Newspaper

Circulation: minimum 8,500 twice a month.

The nationally acclaimed, Trident Military Newspaper has been bringing the latest in East Coast Navy news to military personnel in the Halifax area since 1966. Its pages are filled with current news items as they relate to the Canadian Armed Forces' domestic and deployed operations, and sports, recreation, and health-related columns geared to the military, veterans and military family.

In addition to Trident Military Newspaper, our team produces OnGuard, the Canadian Armed Forces in Nova Scotia Information Directory and Shopping Guide.

Trident is sent to all ships on the East and West Coasts as well as to CAF bases, wings, and stations across the country, and to deployed peacekeepers. It is also distributed widely within CFB Halifax, 12 Wing Shearwater and to select off-base civilian establishments. Trident is distributed free.

Trident Publications is a division of Canadian Forces Halifax Personnel Support Programs (PSP).

Trident Rate Card

Trident Newspaper Rate Sheet

Frequency: Twice monthly
Circulation: 8,500
Distribution: Mondays, Tuesday if Monday is a holiday
Format: Tabloid
Deadline for ads booking/art:
Wednesday prior to press time on Friday
Average number of pages: 12
Frequency discount: yes
Info:, 902-422-4990 ext 1819, cell 902- 210-0819

On Guard Information and Shopping Directory Rate Sheet

Frequency: Annually
Circulation: 9,000
Distribution: April 3, 2017
Format: Full Colour Glossy Magazine
Deadline for ads booking/art: Friday, January 13
Info:, 902-422-4990 ext 1819, cell 902- 210-0819

Trident 2017
Publication Schedule

Jan 9 MFRC
Jan 23
Feb 6 MFRC
Feb 20
Mar 6 MFRC
Mar 20 Posting Season Special
Apr 3 MFRC
Apr 17 Battle of the Atlantic Special
May 1 MFRC
May 15
May 29
June 12 DND Family Days/MFRC
June 26
July 10 MFRC
July 24
Aug 7 MFRC
Aug 21 Back to School Special
Sept 4  MFRC
Sept 18 Home Improvement Special
Oct 2 MFRC
Oct 16
Oct 30  Remembrance Special
Nov 13 MFRC/Holiday Shopping Special
Nov 27
Dec 11 MFRC/Year End Review/Trident 50