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(From top to bottom) An RCAF CF-188 Hornet from 425 Tactical Fighter Squadron, a United States Navy EA-18G Growler and an RCAF CF-188 Hornet from 401 Tactical Fighter Squadron fly the skies over Alberta on June 15, 2018, during Exercise Maple Flag 51. 
OS Erica Seymour, 4 Wing Imaging

Postponement of Exercise Maple Flag

December 18, 2018 at 8:59 am

RCAF Public Affairs The RCAF has decided to not conduct Exercise Maple Flag in 2019. The RCAF will use the opportunity to re-focus its resources to update the exercise’s mandate and to modernize the infrastructure used during the exercise. The RCAF will thereby ensure that Maple Flag remains focused and relevant to fighter operations in a dynamic and fluid battlespace, now and into the future. “After careful consideration, we will not conduct Exercise Maple FlagRead More

Incoming Honorary Colonel, Darlene M. Gates (Right), and 4 Wing Commander, Colonel Paul Doyle (Left), sign the change of Honorary Colonel Certificate during the 4 Wing Cold Lake Honorary Colonel Investiture Ceremony in the 4 Wing Military Family Resource Centre on December 14, 2018 at 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alberta.
Cpl MacLean, 4 Wing Imaging

4 Wing Cold Lake welcomes new Wing Honorary Colonel

December 18, 2018 at 8:50 am

4 WING PUBLIC AFFAIRS 4 Wing Cold Lake proudly welcomed its new Wing Honorary Colonel, Darlene M. Gates, on December 14 as she formally accepted the honorary appointment. The ceremony was presided by 4 Wing Commander, Colonel Paul Doyle, and held at the main Hall of the Military Family Resource Center Society. Amongst those in attendance were her family as well as Defence Team members. The Honorary Colonel title carries many responsibilities such as developing,Read More

United Heroes League, NHLPA announce All-Star Hero campaign

December 12, 2018 at 2:09 pm

TORONTO/ HASTINGS, Minn. – Who’s your All-Star Hero? The United Heroes League (UHL) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) through the players’ NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund have announced the launch of the All-Star Hero campaign to recognize military personnel and their families for their services. Until Dec. 16, the public is being asked to nominate their military hero through www.UnitedHeroesLeague.org. Open to all branches of service, submitted nominations will capture some basicRead More