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Navy Celebrates Modernization of Halifax-Class Frigates

    The successful modernization of the first four Halifax-Class frigates, HMCS Halifax, Fredericton, Calgary, and Winnipeg was announced today by the Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls and Minister of National Defence. The Halifax-class modernization/frigate equipment life extension is a $4.3 billion program to upgrade and enhance the existing fleet. The program, part of...
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ISIL Now On the Defensive

On November 13 the Commander of Joint Task Force, Colonel Daniel Constable provided an update on Canada’s operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Operation IMPACT is the Canadian Armed Force's support to the Middle East Stabilization Force, the multinational coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in...
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ISIL Now On the Defensive

On November 13 the Commander of Joint Task Force, Colonel Daniel Constable provided an update on Canada’s operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Operation IMPACT is the Canadian Armed Force's support to the Middle East Stabilization Force, the multinational coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in...
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Vincent and Cirillo Honoured By Comrades

Canadian Armed Forces members deployed on Operation IMPACT are commemorating Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Corporal Nathan Cirillo by naming two of their locations after the members. Operation IMPACT One of the locations of Air Task Force Iraq has been named Camp Vincent, in honour of Royal...
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Soldier Dies in Wainwright Training Exercise

Private Steven Allen died following an incident that occurred during an infantry field training exercise at the 3rd Canadian Division Training Centre in Wainwright, Alberta, on November 3, 2014. Private Allen, who was training to become a fully-qualified Regular Force infantry soldier, was recruited out of Victoria, British Columbia. At the time of the incident, Private...
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