Remise de la Mention au GT 3 R22eR
Son Excellence le très honorable David Johnston pose en présence du Col Alain Gauthier (à droite), Directeur général – Autorité des griefs des Forces canadiennes, et du Lcol Roch Pelletier, commandant du 3 R22eR.
18726 Lcol Roch Pelletier
Massive operation seen as key test for Afghan planning, logistics skills
“I had nothing much to say, other than we’re ready to go,” Dufault said. “I think they have come to a new level of maturity. It’s a tribute to their progression.”
21353 Francois Dufault
Resupply and over-watch:
Task Force Faucon in the Horn of Panjwa’i
Since early December 2010, the helicopters of Task Force Faucon have become vital to the air bridge connecting Kandahar Airfield to Canadian and American soldiers deployed at the austere forward operating bases (FOB) of the Horn of Panjwa’i.
21497 Major Christopher McKenna
Ottawa Flying Club great place to learn
“A highlight in my career was when I was selected by the Canada Space Program to become an astronaut but I had to drop out due to medical reasons. I was an aeronautical engineer and often worked with C5 aircraft. We had to do all sorts of environmental training, much of it underwater. Once we lived in an underwater dive chamber for a week to simulate what it would be like to live in a space station,” he added. But now it’s nice to be on the management side of things because I have a family and small children so my priorities have changed.”
15003 Michael McKay, CEO Ottawa Flying Club
Canadian troops finding more insurgent weapon stashes in Afghanistan
“February has been particularly positive in our ability to find weapons caches, IED component caches and all the materials the insurgents need to do us harm,”
18254 Lt.-Col. Michel-Henri St – Louis