Canada-US Relationship Summits

From the Royal Canadian Air Force Association.

February 22, 2019    
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Government of Canada
For more than 60 years, Canadian military members and their families have been present in southern Colorado, US, typically stationed at the headquarters of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). New Year’s Eve 2018 presented a first-of-a-kind opportunity for one member of this group.  READ MORE

La relation canado-américaine atteint de nouveaux sommets Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Gouvernement du Canada
Depuis plus de 60 ans, des militaires canadiens et leur famille habitent le sud du Colorado, aux États-Unis, travaillant habituellement au quartier général du Commandement de la défense aérospatiale de l’Amérique du Nord (NORAD). En 2018, la veille du jour de l’An s’est révélée une occasion unique pour un de ces Canadiens. LIRE PLUS

Henry J. Langdon: An RCAF, industry and union pioneer Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Government of Canada
During the Second World War, the Royal Canadian Air Force maintained high standards for those it enlisted during the conflict. This is reflected in the achievements of many of the Black-Canadians who served in the RCAF during the war — for instance, four became lawyers post-war.  READ MORE

Henry J. Langdon, pionnier de l’ARC, de l’industrie et du syndicalisme Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Gouvernement du Canada
Pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, l’Aviation royale canadienne a fait preuve de grande rigueur dans son recrutement de militaires, comme en témoignent les réalisations de plusieurs Canadiens noirs qui ont servi dans l’ARC pendant la guerre, dont quatre sont devenus avocats après la guerre. LIRE PLUS

First interim fighter jets arrive in Cold Lake Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Government of Canada
On February 17, 2019, the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) marked the arrival of the first two interim fighter aircraft, an important milestone and investment in sustaining our current CF-18 Hornet fleet. Through Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure Engaged, the Government of Canada is ensuring we have the mission ready aircraft we need to meet our domestic and international obligations in advance of the arrival of jets to replace the entire CF-18 fleet.  READ MORE

Arrivée des premiers chasseurs provisoires à Cold Lake Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Gouvernement du Canada
Le 17 février 2019, l’Aviation royale du Canada (ARC) a souligné l’arrivée des deux premiers chasseurs provisoires d’Australie, une étape importante et un investissement dans le soutien de notre flotte actuelle de CF-18 Hornet. Grâce à la politique de défense du Canada, Protection, Sécurité, Engagement, le gouvernement du Canada veille à ce que nous ayons des aéronefs prêts pour les missions, et dont nous avons besoin pour remplir nos obligations nationales et internationales, en prévision de l’arrivée de chasseurs pour remplacer la flotte entière de CF-18. LIRE PLUS

Mark your calendars for the 2019 RCAF Run Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Government of Canada
It’s that time of year again — the time to set new goals for a new year. Why not make fitness one of those goals? Many people decide to try a new sport or start going to the gym more often. But the best way to start a new habit is to have a goal to work toward, and here’s one for you: participate in the 11th Annual Royal Canadian Air Force Run happening at 17 Wing Winnipeg, Manitoba, on May 26, 2019.  READ MORE

Ne ratez pas la Course de l’ARC de 2019 Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Gouvernement du Canada
C’est de nouveau le moment où l’on se fixe des objectifs pour la nouvelle année. Pourquoi ne pas faire du conditionnement physique l’un de ces objectifs? Beaucoup de gens décident d’essayer un nouveau sport ou commencent à aller au gymnase plus souvent. Toutefois, la meilleure façon d’adopter une nouvelle habitude, c’est de se fixer un but, et en voici un pour vous : participer à la 11e Course annuelle de l’Aviation royale canadienne à la 17e Escadre Winnipeg, au Manitoba, le 26 mai 2019. LIRE PLUS

CANSEC 2019 Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Are you ready for CANSEC 2019? The largest defence and security show in Canada is in three months! With just over three months to go, exhibit space is already 97 per cent sold out!  READ MORE


It’s time to register for the Aviation Week DefenseChain Conference Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

The two-day Conference is supported by decision leaders within equipment manufacturers and suppliers that support the supply chain for the defense industry, program managers, business and corporate development and marketing executives, market analysts, investment bankers and financial institutions. Delegates gain new tools, information and relationships that will support and enhance their organization’s growth opportunities. READ MORE

Air Cadet League 2019 Campaign Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Envisioned as Canada’s premier and world class youth development movement, the Air Cadet program seeks to encourage and enhance the development of well-adjusted, civic minded youth in undertaking leadership roles in a great Canada and a better world. The Air Cadet League of Canada’s mission is to promote Canadian youth to develop an interest in aviation and aerospace and to provide opportunities to engage in enriching program elements such as physical education, music and public speaking. Since 1941, the Air Cadet League of Canada has supported the Royal Canadian Air Cadets, both financially and through the efforts of our dedicated volunteers, to ensure that Canada’s Supporting Air Cadets makes a difference in the lives of young people. Let’s work together to make sure that every Cadet has the opportunities — donate today!  READ MORE

‘I wouldn’t be here if I hadn’t been an Air Cadet’ Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Air Cadet League of Canada 
Were you an Air Cadet? The Air Cadet League wants to know where being an Air Cadet has taken you; join the Air Cadet Alumni and share your “Cadet Story” with us.  READ MORE

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