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Five kids under five: How this SAR spouse handles the unpredictable

There are supermoms. And then there are military supermoms.
May 5, 2021

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The RCAF and the Battle of the Atlantic

The Battle of the Atlantic was the largest and longest campaign of the Second World War. The Royal Canadian Air Force was a key partner in winning the battle.
May 3, 2021

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HMCS Calgary members are able to remember Stalker 22, together

On the one-year anniversary of the Stalker 22 Cyclone helicopter crash, HMCS Calgary’s embarked Cyclone air detachment hosted a solemn ceremony for the ship’s company on the flight deck in honor of the six members who lost their lives. 
April 29, 2021

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Wing rolling up its sleeves - Work underway on 60-day, mass vaccination program

14 Wing Greenwood is preparing to put needles in arms, as the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine will soon arrive on base for military members.
April 23, 2021

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Flight Safety Investigation Report for Paratrooper Accident

Read the final report in relation to the fatal parachute accident that happened on June 17, 2019, during Exercise SWIFT RESPONSE in Bulgaria and claimed the life of Bombardier Patrick Labrie.
April 22, 2021

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Creating a greener future: Moving to sustainable defence operations

The Defence Team is committed to moving quickly to achieve sustainable operations and minimize its impact on the environment.
April 22, 2021

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Update on COVID-19 vaccination for RCAF members

An update from the RCAF Command Team on the vaccination roll-out within the RCAF.
April 22, 2021

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RCAF Tartan: How it all began

In 1942, the RCAF tartan and the first RCAF Pipe Band came into being side by side under the guidance of Group Captain Elmer G. Fullerton at No. 9 Service Flying Training School at Summerside, Prince Edward Island.
April 6, 2021

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RCAF celebrates 97 years of service

The Royal Canadian Air Force was officially born on April 1, 1924. However, its roots go back to 1917, and the establishment of the Royal Flying Corps Canada in southern Ontario.
April 1, 2021

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Drive, service a way to give back

Chief Warrant Officer Keith Mitchell could add two more years to his exceptional, 40-plus year military service, culminating in his award of the Cross of Valour, but he’s calling it a career on March 31, 2021.
March 31, 2021

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