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A Cormorant helicopter crew from 442 Squadron had a busy night, Wednesday, February 6th, responding to two marine incidents on Vancouver Island.

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The Flight Safety Investigative Report and Epilogue of the fatal air accident involving the Griffon helicopter CH146434 that occurred on July 6, 2009, near Kandahar Air Field, is now available on the Air Force Directorate of Flight Safety website.

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Personnel at Canadian Forces Station (CFS) Alert welcomed their new commanding officer, Major Warren Baccardax, during a change of command ceremony in Canada’s most northerly, permanently inhabited location on the evening of January 29.

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Air Task Force Mali hard at work

The workhorse of strategic airlift for the Canadian Armed Forces, the CC-177 Globemaster III, continues to support Air Task Force Mali, Canada’s contribution to the French efforts to stabilize the African country of Mali.

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The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird have extended Canada's assistance to France through the extension of one CC-177 Globemaster III aircraft until Feb. 15.

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RCAF traffic technicians support Mali operation

Royal Canadian Air Force traffic technicians from 2 Air Movements Squadron, 8 Wing Trenton, Ont., and loadmasters from 429 Transport Squadron, 8 Wing Trenton, Ont., wasted no time getting to work as part of Air Task Force Mali, Canada’s contribution to the French efforts to stabilize the African country of Mali.

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Chinook once again takes to Canadian Skies

It has been 21 years since the distinctive ‘wokka-wokka’ sound of Canadian Chinooks was last heard in Canadian skies.

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Canada will begin taking delivery of its new CH-147F Chinook tactical helicopter fleet in 2013. They will be based at the newly re-established 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, which is located at Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, Ont., but is under the command of 1 Wing Kingston, Ont.

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Members of 442 Transport and Rescue Squadron assisted Powell River Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR) teams to evacuate two lost snowshoers from Tin Hat mountain near Powell River, early morning, Sunday, January 13th

 

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Search and rescue 2012: the year in review

It’s been a busy year for Royal Canadian Air Force search and rescue (SAR) personnel across Canada.

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