Members of the ship’s company of HMCS Summerside take a break during Op PROJECTION West Africa for a quick swim by the equator on March 14, 2018.
LCdr Graham Collins, CO of Trinity Det NOPFWI, receives the Integrated Undersea Surveillance System (IUSS) breast insignia and certificate from Capt Lures, USN, Commander Undersea Surveillance.
Members of FDU(A), Canadian Army Combat Divers, RCMP and Canadian Coast Guard break through the ice to create a dive site in Cambridge Bay during Op NUNALIVUT, an annual Northern sovereignty operation running this year from February 23 to March 21. About 350 CAF members are taking part.
In addition to other CAF events across the country, MARLANT marked International Women’s Day on March 8 by hosting a special day of tours and demonstrations on board HMCS Toronto. Rough weather kept the ship from taking the guests on a planned day sail, but 45 women, including leaders in politics, […]
The MTOG Tiger Team and boarding party members conduct pistol training in HMCS St. John’s during Op REASSURANCE.
The presentation of the ship’s bell was one of the events marking the official welcoming of MV Asterix to Canadian Fleet Atlantic on March 6 at a ceremony in the ship’s hangar. VAdm Ron Lloyd, Commander RCN, Federal Fleet Services CEO Spencer Fraser, and a number of other dignataries were […]
ADM Award recipients from ADM (HR-Civ) celebrate after receiving their award certificates on February 13 at Stadacona. Recipients were lauded for displaying exceptional client service, for demonstrating an innovative approach and resolution to client staffing and capacity issues, and for showing leadership by creating inspiring opportunities through which HR-Civ employees […]
RCN personnel welcome the Halifax Mooseheads hockey organization and the Memorial Cup trophy to HMCS Charlottetown as part of Canadian Hockey League’s Mastercard Memorial Cup Trophy Tour to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Cup. Halifax is curently on the short list to host the 2019 Memorial Cup touranment.
While deployed on Op PROJECTION in the Gulf of Guineau region, members of HMC ships Kingston and Summerside delivered 2,000 books to Diaraf Falla Paye, a French school in Dakar, Senegal. The books were donated by École Beaubassin, a Francophone school in Halifax. While at the school in Dakar, members of the ship’s […]
CFB Halifax Base Commander Capt(N) Paul Forget (second from left) receives the keys to a brand new 2018 Toyota RAV4 SUV from Avis Budget Group Agency Manager Graeme Dorey at Stadacona on January 26. The vehicle, the fourth to be donated by Avis Budget Group to CFB Halifax through Personnel […]