3 Wing Bagotville
Who we are
3 Wing Bagotville is located in Quebec's Saguenay region. The goal of 3 Wing, under the operational command of 1 Canadian Air Division (1 CAD), is to protect Canada and Canadians, defend North America and promote peace and international security. Equipped with CF-18 Hornets, it is one of two fighter aircraft units in Canada.
3 Wing consists of several divisions which include primarily the Administration, Logistics, Finance and Health Care divisions. There is also the Operations Division, which oversees activities relating to the support and distribution of operational tasks, 12 Radar Squadron (12 RS), 3 Air Maintenance Squadron (3 AMS) and 439 Combat Support Squadron equipped with Griffon helicopters for combat support, as well as search and rescue.
3 Wing Bagotville is located at Canadian Forces Base Bagotville.
Read about the history of 3 Wing Bagotville.
- 414 Electronic Warfare Squadron
- 425 Tactical Fighter Squadron
- 433 Tactical Fighter Squadron
- 439 Combat Support Squadron
- 2 Air Expeditionary Support Squadron
- 3 Air Maintenance Squadron
- 12 Radar Squadron
- 3 Wing Air Reserve Flight
- Forward Operating Location Iqaluit
Colonel Darcy Molstad, CD
Chief Warrant Officer
CWO Marc Corriveau, MMM
News Article / January 17, 2017 Air detachment flies home after a successful deployment
News Article / January 13, 2017 Major Maxime Renaud: The best of the best
News Article / January 11, 2017 A high-tech boost to the use of satellites on deployed operations
News Article / December 30, 2016 New Year greetings from the Royal Canadian Air Force
News Article / December 30, 2016
3 Wing Public Affairs officer
Canadian Forces Base Bagotville
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Public Affairs Officer