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4 Wing Movie Club

This week’s movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

December 4, 2018 at 11:33 am

COURIER Wednesday, December 5, 7:00 pm: Die Hard (1988) — Rated 18A. Friday, December 7, 7:00 pm: A Christmas Story (1983) (MFRCS Story Time Santa) — Rated 14A. Sunday, December 9, 1:00 pm: The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) — Rated G. Sunday, December 9, 3:00 pm: Noel chez les Muppets (1992) — Rated G. 4 Wing Movie Club presentations are shown at the 4 Wing Theatre. Admission is free to Defence Team members, your CFRead More

Capt Lisa Sterby (left) presented a Quilt of Valour as a retirement gift to Corporal (ret) Michael Desrosiers, who retired from the Canadian Armed Forces on November 19, 2018.

Thank you for your service!

December 4, 2018 at 9:58 am
419 Tactical Fighter (Training) Squadron, CAE and other visiting T-45 Goshawk units pose for a photo opportunity with similar jet trainers during Exercise ANTLER SOUTH, last month.
Maj. Maciej Hatta

419 Squadron triumphantly returns from training deployment in El Centro, California

December 4, 2018 at 9:55 am

Captain Kathryn Guenther 419 Tactical Fighter (Training) Squadron (Tac F Trg Sqn) recently returned home from their three-week migration south to El Centro, California. In order to counter the snow and ice that October and November often bring in Cold Lake, the Moosemen of 419 Squadron took advantage of the clear, warm weather in the Californian desert to conduct a great deal of important training. The deployment convoy was composed of student pilots, reserve andRead More

Garry Reid / Frames N’ Things

‘Tis the season – 4 Wing Defence Team members celebrate Christmas season in Cold Lake

December 4, 2018 at 9:43 am
Corporal Marc Gilbert, Aviation Systems Technician from 417 Combat Support (CS) Squadron (Sqn) and the children and staff of E.S. Laird Middle School pose for a group photo in front of a Royal Canadian Air Force CH-146 Griffon, during their 4 Wing Cold Lake (Alberta) visit to 417 CS Sqn at Hangar 6, on November 26, 2018.
Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

E.S. Laird Middle School visits 4 Wing

November 27, 2018 at 12:10 pm
Padre Jonczyk

Carpe Diem

November 27, 2018 at 12:02 pm

Some of you might remember this expression from the movie Dead Poets Society with Robin Williams. Carpe Diem means to “seize the day”. But as Irish writer John McGahern says, “There is nothing more difficult to seize than the day.” Picture a busy day at work or at home running around managing your daily chores; cleaning, cooking, doing laundry, driving your kids to their many activities. When you finally sit down exhausted in front ofRead More