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 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:, 902-209-0570

On Guard Information and Shopping Directory Rate Sheet

Frequency: Annually
Circulation: 9,000
Distribution: May 1, 2018
Format: Full Colour Glossy Magazine
Deadline for ads booking/art: Wednesday, March 21, 902-209-0570

Trident 2018 
Publication Schedule

Jan 8 MFRC; 12 Wing Centenary Special
Jan 22
Feb 5 MFRC; Money Matters
Feb 19
Mar 5 MFRC
Mar 19 Posting Season Special
Apr 2 MFRC, Car Sales, Used
Apr 16 Spring Automotive Maintenance
April 30 Battle of the Atlantic Special
May 14 MFRC, Spring Home & Garden
May 28 
June 11 DND Family Days/MFRC
June 25
July 9 MFRC
July 23
Aug 6 MFRC
Aug 20 Back to School Special
Sept 4  MFRC; Car Sales, new models & leftovers
Sept 17 Fall Home Improvement Special
Oct 1 MFRC
Oct 15 Fall Automative Maintenance
Oct 29  Remembrance Special
Nov 13 MFRC
Nov 26 Holiday Shopping Special
Dec 10 MFRC/Year End Review