Theological reflection on spirituality resiliency in deployment By Capt Albert Lee, CANFLTLANT Chaplain Deployment is a challenge for sailors. Experiences such as traumatic events during war can lead to questioning your values, meaning of life, death and trying to make sense of what happened. Spirituality can help sailors cope by […]
Atlantic Region Golf Championships took place at Hartlen Point Golf Club from July 8 to 10, 2019. Teams from Gagetown, 14 Wing Greenwood, CFB Halifax, 9 Wing Gander and 12 Wing Shearwater participated in the tournament,
HMCS Halifax departs for Op REASSURANCE By Mona Ghiz, Maritime Forces Atlantic Public Affairs After months of preparation, HMCS Halifax and the Cyclone air detachment from 423 squadron, 12 Wing Shearwater departed Halifax on Sunday July 14 en route to a six-month tour on Operation REASSURANCE, Canada’s support to NATO […]
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Thursday, July 18 marked the opening of the Halifax Pride Festival, and CFB Halifax got in on the festivities by raising the Pride Flag during morning colours. Members of the Maritime Defence Pride Network and the MARLANT Positive Space Working Group were on hand, including Base Chief CPO1 Kent Gregory […]
During a port visit to Odessa in Ukraine, crewmembers of HMCS Toronto completed the Walk for Autism. The crew raised $3,745 in charity for Autism Nova Scotia.
MARLANT recognizes important role of public servants By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff Bases and Wings across the country took time over recent weeks to recognize the contribution of federal public service employees to the CAF and DND, and the team at MARLANT was no exception. Both military and civilian team […]
John Horton unveils new MV Asterix painting By Mary Horton, Internationally renowned marine artist John Horton travelled from his home in Tsawwassen last week to unveil his latest painting at the annual Maritime Gala Ball in Ottawa. The event, hosted by the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Coast Guard, […]
A large contingent of Canadian Armed Forces bands, vehicles and marchers participated in the 2019 Sobeys Tattoo Canada Day Parade in downtown Halifax on July 1. International parade participants hailed from as far as Germany, Estonia, Japan and Australia. The parade was part of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo’s […]
Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Detachment Halifax recognized civilian Defence Team members Ingrid MacIsaac and Krista Scopie with cards and flowers during an assembly on Friday, June 14 in gratitude of their contribution to the CAF during National Public Service Week. Pictured, from left, Lt(N) Martin Berthelot (Det Commander), Ingrid MacIsaac, […]