May 17, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Intercept and escort of a Cathay Pacific flight
CF-18 Hornet fighter jets under the control of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) intercepted a Cathay Pacific flight on the afternoon of May 15, 2010...
May 14, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Sharing the burden
One of the biggest stories coming out of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games was that they brought Canadians together and contributed to an explosion of national pride that was felt from coast-to-coast...
May 13, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Crew attributes survival to safety training
Five fishermen who escaped from a burning fishing boat northeast of St. John's early Tuesday [May 4] credited safety training for saving their lives...
May 5, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Coin for a cause
Having fought the battle herself, Major Deanna (Dee) Brasseur knows the importance of acknowledging, recognizing and diagnosing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
May 3, 2010 - Air Force Articles
1 Canadian Air Division receives first CEFCOM Unit Commendation
Lieutenant-General Marc Lessard presented the first-ever CEFCOM unit commendation to 1 Canadian Air Division for their work during Operation Hestia...
Apr. 30, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Stringbags and battleships – remembering the Battle of the Atlantic
An aircraft nicknamed a “stringbag” hardly evokes the image of a fierce and menacing war bird known for disabling one of the most feared battleships in military history...
Apr. 29, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Honorary Colonel becomes chair of SCONSAD
The Senate Standing Committee on National Security and Defence (SCONSAD) elected Senator Pamela Wallin (Saskatchewan) as chair of the committee last month...
Apr. 28, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Third annual run for military families
The third annual Run for Military Families, a joint venture between the Commissionaires Ottawa and CFB Petawawa, will take place May 6 to 7 and span over 200 kilometres in the Ottawa and Petawawa regions...
Apr. 27, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Canadian citizens: “Our job is to serve them”
Major Corey Crosby may not be the rock star – but he says he sure felt like one recently...
Apr. 26, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Survivor rides to conquer cancer
Only five months after successfully completing her treatments, Bobbi Howard-Muir is training for the two-day, 200km Ride to Conquer Cancer from Vancouver to Seattle June 19-20...
Apr. 22, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Dog delivery for Op Nunalivut
Op Nunalivut, Inuktitut for “land that is ours”, is a sovereignty and security operation taking place from April 6 to 30 in and around CFS Alert...
Apr. 21, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Op Podium Air Component delivers
The military component of Operation Podium officially ended with the closing ceremonies of the Paralympic Winter Games in March...
Apr. 20, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Good for the world and good for the soul
April 18 to 24 is National Volunteer Week in Canada. Here’s how one person is making a difference by volunteering around the world...
Apr. 19, 2010 - Air Force Articles
After 19 years, Canadian Forces leave Bosnia-Herzegovina
Scores of Air Force personnel across Canada have no doubt taken note as the Canadian Forces marks the end of almost two decades of deployments in Bosnia-Herzegovina...
Apr. 15, 2010 - Air Force Articles
Top of the world welcomes CC-177 Globemaster III
On Wednesday, April 14 a CC-177 Globemaster III of 429 (Transport) Squadron conducted its first flight to CFS Alert...