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Victoria Lookout

Christmas comes early for HMCS Calgary and school children
Victoria Lookout
There were presents to open, food, caroling and plenty of holiday cheer to go around as a group of area school children boarded HMCS Calgary for the ship's 32nd annual Children's Christmas Party. Approximately 25 deserving students from six area ...


Canadian Metalworking

First Arctic and offshore patrol ship assembled at Halifax Shipyard
Canadian Metalworking
The future HMCS Harry DeWolf is scheduled to be launched at Halifax Shipyard in summer 2018. "It is clear that the National Shipbuilding Strategy is working. The Royal Canadian Navy's ships are being built by the best shipbuilders in the most modern ...


The MediTelegraph

Canada's first Arctic patrol ship assembled
The MediTelegraph
Halifax - The Royal Canadian Navy's first Arctic and offshore patrol ship, the future HMCS “Harry DeWolf”, is now assembled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard. On Friday, the bow section of the vessel was transported on heavy lift transporters ...


News Talk 980 CJME

Roger that, Santa: Reserve Force helps kids call North Pole
News Talk 980 CJME
Relaying Christmas lists to St. Nicholas is a lot easier, thanks to HMCS Queen and the 38 Signals Regiment's Operation Radio Santa. Using the Reserve Force's equipment, children had the chance to radio up to Santa Claus in the North Pole on Saturday ...

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Ottawa Citizen

DND receives initial money for Evolved SeaSparrow Block 2 missiles for Halifax-class frigates
Ottawa Citizen
The Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate, HMCS Ottawa, is shown in this May 2017 photo. ROSLAN RAHMAN / AFP/Getty Images. Share Adjust Comment Print. The Department of National Defence is receiving a little more than $27 million to cover an ...


TheChronicleHerald.ca

East Tracadie home invaded by 50000 bees
TheChronicleHerald.ca
Raw video from house fire on South Rawdon Road in Hants County Sat. Oct. 28. BILL ROBERTS. 1:32 Christmas Tree's to Puerto Rico. Three Nova Scotia Balsam Fir Christmas tree firms are combining to help make Christmas in Puerto Rico a little easier this ...


CBC.ca

First Arctic patrol ship clicks into place at Halifax Shipyard
CBC.ca
The company says it has already committed $1.9 billion in spending on the patrol ship project. "As the first ship of the class, having the future HMCS Harry DeWolf assembled at land level is a significant milestone," Kevin McCoy, president of Irving ...

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West Seattle Blog (blog)

AT TERMINAL 5: Two Royal Canadian Navy vessels in port this weekend
West Seattle Blog (blog)
Two Canadian minesweepers will arrive T-5 at 2 p.m. today (Friday) and remain at berth through the weekend. The HMCS YELLOWKNIFE and HMCS WHITEHORSE each have a length overall (LOA) of 181′. Flexi Floats will be installed today, after which the ...


Times Colonist

Sailor gets big-time rescue after running aground south of Victoria
Times Colonist
It turns out two Royal Canadian Navy ships — HMCS Yellowknife and HMCS Winnipeg — and a Sea King helicopter were nearby on a training exercise. All three responded; the sailor was hoisted off his foundering boat by the helicopter and eventually ...


Take the deal on new frigates
Estevan Mercury
A few years ago, the Royal Canadian Navy had a very, very, bad year. In August 2013, destroyer HMCS Algonquin bumped into supply ship HMCS Protecteur and was damaged. A few months later, HMCS Protecteur caught fire in February 2014 near Hawaii. She had ...

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Canadian Metalworking

First Arctic and offshore patrol ship assembled at Halifax Shipyard
Canadian Metalworking
The Royal Canadian Navy's ships are being built by the best shipbuilders in the most modern shipbuilding facility in North America, Canada's shipbuilding industry is being reinvigorated, and Canadians are benefiting from coast to coast to coast," said ...


iPolitics.ca

Morning Brief: Splitting the pot pot
iPolitics.ca
Today's Morning Brief is brought to you by Canada's Combat Ship Team. Lockheed Martin Canada is leading a team of BAE Systems, CAE, L3 Technologies, MDA and Ultra Electronics to deliver the Royal Canadian Navy's future fleet of surface combatants ...


Victoria Lookout

Canada flag set to fly over Belfast
Victoria Lookout
He proposed the Canadian flag fly at the mast of the museum ship over Christmas week to celebrate and commemorate the participation of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) in the battle of North Cape for which Belfast was awarded a Battle Honour. Lewin, vice ...


The MediTelegraph

Canada's first Arctic patrol ship assembled
The MediTelegraph
Halifax - The Royal Canadian Navy's first Arctic and offshore patrol ship, the future HMCS “Harry DeWolf”, is now assembled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard. On Friday, the bow section of the vessel was transported on heavy lift transporters ...


Ottawa Citizen

DND receives initial money for Evolved SeaSparrow Block 2 missiles for Halifax-class frigates
Ottawa Citizen
The Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate, HMCS Ottawa, is shown in this May 2017 photo. ROSLAN RAHMAN / AFP/Getty Images. Share Adjust Comment Print. The Department of National Defence is receiving a little more than $27 million to cover an ...


The MediTelegraph

French, Italy endorse Fincantieri-Ng bid for Canada
The MediTelegraph
The support from the French and Italian governments could give additional weight to the long-shot proposal, which aims to bypass the official procurement process for new Canadian Surface Combatants: “Under the umbrella of an intergovernmental agreement ...


The Battlefords News-Optimist

Take the deal on the new frigates
The Battlefords News-Optimist
A few years ago, the Royal Canadian Navy had a very, very, bad year. In August 2013, destroyer HMCS Algonquin bumped into supply ship HMCS Protecteur and was damaged. A few months later, in February 2014, HMCS Protecteur caught fire near Hawaii. She ...


Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Ahoy! 1st vessel built under federal shipbuilding strategy unveiled in BC
Yahoo News Canada (blog)
A national program to design and build ships in Canada has launched its first vessel. On Friday, federal politicians, along with their provincial counterparts and local workers unveiled the Sir John Franklin, an offshore fisheries science vessel, in ...

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Maritime Professional

Canada Launches Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel
Maritime Professional
Under the NSS, Seaspan will build and deliver non-combat vessels at the company's state-of-the-art facility in North Vancouver for the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) and Royal Canadian Navy. OFSV1 is the first large vessel to be designed, built and ...

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CBC.ca

First Arctic patrol ship clicks into place at Halifax Shipyard
CBC.ca
The main structural components of the Royal Canadian Navy's first Arctic patrol ship have been assembled at the Halifax Shipyard. Irving Shipbuilding said Friday that the bow section of HMCS Harry DeWolf was carried by heavy-lift transporters to a spot ...

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