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RAdm Craig Baines, front row centre, is seated, along with Formation Chief CPO1 Derek Kitching, with the award recipients from the latest Commander MARLANT and JTFA Honours and Awards Presentation Ceremony, held at Juno Tower on May 9.
CPL DAVID VELDMAN, FIS
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MARLANT/JTFA Honours and Awards

US medal among presentations at MARLANT/JTFA Honours and Awards ceremony By Trident Staff LCol David Coker served as the CO of Canadian Role 2 Medical Treatment Facility during Operation INHERENT RESOLVE from April – October 2017, supporting the American-led mission against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Our counterparts […]

Irving Shipyard apprentice Connor Warren makes welds for the future HMCS William Hall, the fourth Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel.
MONA GHIZ, MARLANT PA
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Milestone for AOPS construction

Ceremony marks milestones in AOPS construction By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff The Government of Canada and Irving Shipbuilding marked the latest milestone of the National Shipbuilding Strategy on May 3 with the start of construction on the future HMCS William Hall, the fourth of the Royal Canadian Navy’s future fleet […]

A vessel in distress gets assistance from HMCS Glace Bay and a Cormorant helicopter.
AVIATOR BRADEN TRUDEAU, FIS HALIFAX
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JRCC behind the scenes

When you’re in peril on the high seas….what happens behind the scenes? By Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (Halifax) Something has gone wrong on your vessel in the North Atlantic. The seas are rough, the weather is uncompromising. You call for help over coast guard radio, on your cell phone or […]