Sunday, May 19, 2019

Who was in the air on D-Day?

The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) had 42 operational squadrons overseas on D-Day—June 6, 1944. These 42 also included a Home War...

D-Day and air power

          June 6, 2019, marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day—the Allied invasion of Normandy. The successful invasion marked the turning point in the...

The RCAF and the Battle of the Atlantic

May 5, 2019, is Battle of the Atlantic Sunday. The Battle of the Atlantic, which continued throughout the Second World War, was...

Paralympic athlete invested as honorary colonel of 15 Wing Moose Jaw

“Turn your obstacles into opportunities and keep a positive attitude.”Members of 15 Wing Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, welcomed their new Honorary Colonel, Paralympic medallist...

North Bay reservist receives top national air reserve award

Master Corporal Darwin Renette, an air reservist serving as an aerospace telecommunication and information systems (ATIS) technician at 22 Wing North Bay, Ontario,...

New challenges for Canadian Armed Forces personnel

Are you a member of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) looking for a new job and a new challenge? The Royal Canadian...

The RCAF Tartan: How it all began

 On October 21, 2010, the Minister of Canadian Heritage officially declared April 6 as Tartan Day. We celebrate on that date because...

Master Corporal Andrea Lorinczy, third-generation CAF member

Master Corporal Andrea Lorinczy, from 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alberta, is in Atlanta, Georgia, this week to compete in the annual Aerospace Maintenance...

Master Corporal Emil Edwards: A love of music contributes to success as sensor operator

“I believe that interest in music helped develop an intuition for listening to underwater acoustics,” says Master Corporal Emil Edwards. “Being able...

Chief of the Defence Staff highlights 14 Wing’s professionalism

General Jonathan Vance, chief of the defence staff, is “absolutely aware” of their “great effort”, Colonel Mike Adamson, commander of 14 Wing...

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