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Front row (left to right) Captain Alexandru Cirlan and Captain Michael Lachance. Back row (left to right) Captain Patrick Langley, Captain Brendan Girard, Captain Tim Boettcher, Lieutenant Brett Babowski, and Captain Sean Foster.
AB Justin Spinello,4 Wing Imaging

Fighter Pilot Course 61 Graduates

January 29, 2019 at 8:28 am
On the Job Reflection

On the Job Reflection

January 29, 2019 at 8:00 am
Sergeant Angela Dugal (right) and Private Luda Glukhovska from the Canadian Forces Postal Unit tend to the plants grown in the U Grow Greenhouse project.
AB Erica Seymour, 4 Wing Imaging

Here we Grow Again!

January 22, 2019 at 10:30 am

Joy Smith Members from various Units on 4 Wing are reaping the benefits of learning how to grow their own produce. For a second year, Units on the Wing have been invited to participate in the U Grow program, an initiative started by Health Promotion in partnership with PSP Community Recreation and 4 Wing Cold Lake Real Property Operations. The program was conceived in the fall of 2016 as a result of the 2013/2014 HealthRead More

David Charles Fairbanks, DFC (two bars), who served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War and went on to a distinguished career in Canadian aviation, will be inducted into Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame in May 2019. 
CAHF

Two Former RCAF Pilots Inducted into Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame

January 22, 2019 at 10:21 am

CAHF Two former members of the Royal Canadian Air Force will be inducted into Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame (CAHF) on May 16, 2019. They are among five individuals who will be inducted as Members of the Hall of Fame during the CAHF’s annual gala induction dinner and ceremonies. “In 2019, Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame will honour five individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Canadian aviation,” says Rod Sheridan, chairman of the boardRead More

Standing Court Martial

January 22, 2019 at 10:11 am

COURIER January 21, 2019 at 0930 a.m. will be the beginning of a Standing Court Martial for Captain C.J. Mileusnic, at 4 Wing Cold Lake’s Military Family Resource Center Society (MFRCS), Building 674, Kingsway Road, CFB Cold Lake, AB. The charges are as follows: Charge 1: S. 109 NDA, flew an aircraft at a height less than the minimum height authorised in the circumstances. Charge 2: S. 124 NDA, negligently performed a military duty imposedRead More

A CH-147 Chinook helicopter recovered a CH-146 Griffon helicopter from the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range (CLAWR), on 15 January 2019.
Master Corporal Amy Martin, IC Air Events, Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment, 4 Wing Cold Lake

Mighty Chinook recovers Little Brother

January 22, 2019 at 9:40 am

4 WING PAO A CH-147 Chinook helicopter from 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron (based in Petawawa) recovered a CH-146 Griffon helicopter from the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range (CLAWR), on 15 January 2019. The overall effort was supported by many key players, such as; 1 Wing Headquarters’ 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron (based in Edmonton), 4 Wing Cold Lake integral units: 4 Operational Support Squadron, 417 Combat Support Squadron, 4 Wing Recovery and Salvage and a lodgerRead More