Sara Nhacuongue, Emergency Response Coordinator at the National Maritime Authority of Mozambique, provides LCdr Paul Smith and Col Darwin Ziprick, Canadian Defence Advisor at the High Commission of Canada in South Africa, a tour of the Maritime Operations Centre in Maputo, Mozambique.
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CUTLASS EXPRESS 2018 wraps up

RCN concludes participation in CUTLASS EXPRESS 2018 By Lt(N) Linda Coleman, MARLANT Public Affairs It wasn’t a routine international tasking for four Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) sailors from MARLANT. Dressed in desert combats, LCdr Paul Smith, CPO2 Dale Yerardi, Lt(N) Ted Marr and I participated in CUTLASS EXPRESS 2018 (CE18), a […]

HMCS Sackville has been hoisted from the water and towed into the submarine shed at HMC Dockyard, where she’ll be undergoing repair work over the next three months.

HMCS Sackville repair work

Critical HMCS Sackville repair work gets underway By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff For the first time since 2008, Canada’s oldest warship has been hoisted on the Syncrolift at HMC Dockyard and moved inside the submarine shed, where it will spend the next several months undergoing maintenance and repair work. HMCS […]

Shelley Hopkins, executive director of the H&R MFRC and Amy Braye, vice chair of the H&R MFRC Board of Directors, serve Claude and Lisa Malenfant, serving CAF member and spouse, at McDonald's grand opening weekend, which was dedicated to military families.
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Updates from the MFRC

Bell Let’s Talk Day (and every day) By Halifax & Region MFRC, In support of the movement, #BellLetsTalk, staff at all three H&R MFRC sites (Halifax, Shearwater and Sydney) participated in Bell Let’s Talk day on January 31. However, support for mental health is not limited to one day a […]

Capt(N) Paul Forget, Commander CFB Halifax, presides over a change of command ceremony on February 13, 2018, as Cdr Eric McCallum (right) takes over CFB Halifax Base Information Services from Cdr Seana Routledge (left).
Photo: Mona Ghiz, MARLANT PA

BIS Change of Command

New Commanding Officer at BIS By Virginia Beaton, Trident Staff Cdr Eric McCallum assumed command of Base Information Services (BIS) from Cdr Seana Routledge during a change of command ceremony on the Bridge in Juno Tower on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. “The last 18 months of command have been the […]