Royal Canadian Air Force

Type: Organization
Name: Royal Canadian Air Force
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

New uniform for the Royal Canadian Air Force

Media are invited to a photo opportunity with the Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence and Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, Commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, for the unveiling of the new Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) uniform ... [Published Government of Canada - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

IMP Aerospace delivers 100th CP-140 Aurora aircraft to the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)

HALIFAX, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - IMP Aerospace delivered the 100(th) CP-140 Aurora Third Level Inspection and Repair Program (TLIR) aircraft to the RCAF following a brief ceremony at its Halifax Stanfield International Airport operation yesterday. The ... [Published Scottrade - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Battle of Britain Commemoration Sunday

This Sunday the RCAF will parade to the National War Memorial to mark the 74th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. VOCM's Andrew Hawthorn reports. Winston Churchill spoke those words at the height of the conflict he himself had named the Battle of Britain. ... [Published VOCM - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Monongahela airman’s death commemorated

They never had the opportunity to meet him, but four cousins from England are committed to perpetuating the memory of their uncle, Flight Lt. Peter William Bickford of Monongahela, who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving with the Royal Canadian ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Airport plans fly-in

Two World War II-era airplanes will be the feature of the fifth annual Tri-City Airport fly-in.Weather permitting, the Jayhawk Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, Wichita, will fly a Fairchild PT-23 and a Cessna UC-78 Bobcat to the airport 11 miles west ... [Published Parsons Sun - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Falcon: a pilot’s perspective

Although they are two different airframes, the F-15 and the F-18 have similar avionics, as you can read in the following interesting story released by an experienced Eagle driver. Disclaimer: the story is based on an interview to an F-15, published on ... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Lost airmen remembered

By Captain(N) Kevin Carlé (Retired)Before 1975, the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Army (which became Maritime Command and Mobile Command - later Land Forces Command) had own air assets and aviators. Later, all air assets in the Canadian Armed Forces ... [Published Noodls - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Canadian Air Force Had To Search For Spare Parts

The Ottawa Citizen reports that technicians from the and Rescue unit had to raid an air force museum for navigational equipment for some of its Hercules aircraft. ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Grapevine: Scavenger hunt for the Royal Canadian Air Force

Sep. 16, 2014 - 2:01 - Report: Air force had salvage navigational units from the Canadian National Air Force Museum to fix its search and rescue planes ... [Published FOXNews.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

8 Wing makes impact in Iraq

CFB TRENTON -Dozens of air, ground crew and logistical support personnel based here are making an impact in Iraq as local security forces and the U.S. government fight ISIS.Capt. Mélina Archambault, Public Affairs Officer at Canadian Joint Operations ... [Published Trenton Trentonian - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

RCAF loads-up Hornets for Baltic Air Policing

Armament specialists from the Canadian Air Task Force (ATF) Lithuania loaded-up the CF-188 Hornet fighter jets with armaments at Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania for their four-month NATO Baltic Air Policing (BAP) mission starting September 2014.“Thanks to ... [Published Department of National Defence Canada - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Canadian Air Force taps into new source for spare parts: an aviation museum

The Royal Canadian Air Force has quietly turned to an unusual source for spare parts to keep its venerable search-and-rescue airplanes flying: a museum. Postmedia News has learned that, in July 2012, air force technicians raided an old Hercules airplane ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 15 2014]

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Image with caption: "The 100th Heavy Maintenance CP-140 Aurora Delivery to the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). IMP Aerospace employees and RCAF personnel in attendance. (CNW Group/IMP GROUP LTD.)" . Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140919_C1021_PHOTO_EN_5796...
...former broadcaster who combines his love of aviation with his skills on the microphone, has been entertaining air show fans for more than 30 years. "Whether it's on the ground, or in the air, I give spectators a word's eye view of what's happening to help them enjoy what they are seeing."
"It's royalty, they don't come too often. We feel honoured to have come outout to see him."
"I'm a bit of a royalist so...a lot of a royalist actually. I go to high teas and everything else" Winter said with a laugh

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New uniform for the Royal Canadian Air Force [Published Government of Canada - 7 hours ago]
John A. Letty [Published Niagara Gazette - 22 hours ago]
Minister Nicholson and the Royal Canadian Air F... [Published Government of Canada - Sep 19 2014]
IMP Aerospace delivers 100th CP-140 Aurora airc... [Published Scottrade - Sep 19 2014]
Liberal MPs accuse Conservative government of u... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
GLOBAL MARKET : Let's Do Something -- Sept. 18,... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 19 2014]
Battle of Britain Commemoration Sunday [Published VOCM - Sep 19 2014]
Monongahela airman’s death commemorated [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Sep 19 2014]
Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships – Procurement process [Published Prime Minister of Canada - Sep 19 2014]
Airport plans fly-in [Published Parsons Sun - Sep 19 2014]
Michael Den Tandt: Mulcair is asking the right ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 18 2014]
Into the Northwest Passage [Published Everything Zoomer - Sep 18 2014]
Greg Shelton and wingwalker Samantha Albrecht t... [Published Norfolk Navy Flagship - Sep 18 2014]
International Chinook Sales Poised to Keep Boei... [Published National Defense Magazine - Sep 18 2014]
F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Fal... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
Thunderbirds arrive Thursday for weekend air show [Published Mountain Home News - Sep 18 2014]
Prince Edward begins three-day visit to Saskatc... [Published 610 CKTB - Sep 18 2014]
Greets public at Saskatchewan Dragoons headquar... [Published News Talk 980 CJME - Sep 18 2014]
Sidney G. Walton, retired DuPont manager [Published Buffalo News - Sep 17 2014]
Ebola, not Putin or terrorism, is the real thre... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 17 2014]
Honor Flight gives veterans a chance to see nat... [Published My Sun Coast - Sep 17 2014]
Lost airmen remembered [Published Noodls - Sep 17 2014]
Laureen Harper drops by Bowmanville for lunch [Published Newsdurhamregion.com - Sep 17 2014]
Royal Canadian Air Force Had To Search For Spar... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 17 2014]
Soldiers sent to Areng post [Published Phnom Penh Post - Sep 17 2014]
War veteran has seen no greater conflict than t... [Published Penticton Herald - Sep 17 2014]
Grapevine: Scavenger hunt for the Royal Canadia... [Published FOXNews.com - Sep 17 2014]
Special Report Grapevine: Drive-Thru Funerals [Published FOXNews.com - Sep 16 2014]
8 Wing makes impact in Iraq [Published Trenton Trentonian - Sep 16 2014]
Remembering those who gave their lives for our ... [Published Jewish Tribune - Sep 16 2014]
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Liberal MPs accuse Conservative government of u... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
The Conservative government is being accused of playing dirty politics after revealing this week that members of Parliament are being barred from visiting Canadian military bases except under restricted circumstances. Defence Minister Rob Nicholson’s ...
Michael Den Tandt: Mulcair is asking the right ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 18 2014]
Thomas Mulcair is deeply uncomfortable with the precious little we know, so far, about Canada’s involvement in the expanding war between the West and the Islamic State. He wants answers, more debate and a vote. For his troubles he will be dismissed as ...
F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Fal... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
Although they are two different airframes, the F-15 and the F-18 have similar avionics, as you can read in the following interesting story released by an experienced Eagle driver. Disclaimer: the story is based on an interview to an F-15, published on ...
Royal Canadian Air Force taps into new source f... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 15 2014]
The Royal Canadian Air Force has quietly turned to an unusual source for spare parts to keep its venerable search-and-rescue airplanes flying: a museum. Postmedia News has learned that, in July 2012, air force technicians raided an old Hercules airplane ...
Vietnam extends credit for Cambodian modernisat... [Published Khmerization - Sep 10 2014]
Jon Grevatt, Bangkok - IHS Jane's Defence Weekly09 September 2014Vietnam has provided neighbouring Cambodia with USD22 million in credit to support the military modernisation efforts of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF).Vietnam's Ministry of Information ...
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