A member of the Marine Boarding Party from the Spanish Armada’s ESPS Santa Maria, conducts a search on a crewmember playing a role in a training scenario onboard HMCS Toronto during a boarding party exercise while on Op REASSURANCE, February 11, 2019.
The CFB Halifax Mariners women’s hockey team recently won gold at the CAF Atlantic Regional Hockey Championships in Gagetown, taking down the Greenwood Raiders with a 3-1 victory in the final game. The Mariners will now compete at the 2019 CAF National Women’s Hockey Championships, taking place at CFB Edmonton […]
HMCS Regina, MV Asterix, and HMCS Ottawa sail in formation with Patrol Craft training vessels near Constance Bank, Victoria, British Columbia on February 6, 2019.
Progress continues on construction of the RCN’s new fleet of Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships, including the future HMCS Max Bernays. This photo shows the second keel unit of the ship being laid into place on February 21 inside the Assembly Hall at Irving Shipbuilding’s Halifax Shipyard. Max Bernays will be the third ship […]
HMCS Toronto’s crewmembers paint the ship while sailing the Mediterranean during Operation REASSURANCE on January 28.
Bravo Zulu to the nine high school Navy co-op students who completed their program on January 24 at Base headquarters. They gave presentations on their experiences exploring life at CFB Halifax and learning from our Defence community. We hope to see them join the ranks in the future. Many thanks to all of the […]
The team from HMCS Halifax were victorious in the finals of the 2019 MEGA Hockey Championship on January 18, taking a 4-3 victory over HMCS Charlottetown. Other participating teams included HMC ships Fredericton, Montreal, and St. John’s, along with Trinity, Campus Atlantic, FMF Cape Scott, and MOG 5.
Canadian Blood Services held its first CFB Halifax blood drive of the year on February 1 at Juno Tower. Seventy-nine Defence Team members attended the clinic, surpassing the goal of 58 donations. The next blood drive will take place on May 10 in the Juno Tower Atlantic Room.
The Toronto Raptors hosted more than 400 CAF members, including a number of Naval Reservists from HMCS York, at their 12th annual Canadian Armed Forces Appreciation Night on January 17. The team played to 111-109 victory over the Phoenix Suns at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Tickets for CAF members are […]
Members the Naval Tactical Operations Group onboard HMCS Toronto conduct small arms training on the on the ship’s flight deck during Operation REASSURANCE, January 23, 2019.