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This Week’s Movies

July 25, 2017 at 11:02 am

Jeff Gaye Wednesday, July 26, 7:00 pm: Die Hard (1988) – This is the classic Bruce Willis adventure film. Willis plays New York cop John McClane, who must save his wife and several others taken hostage in a Los Angeles high-rise. The villain of the piece, a German terrorist named Hans Gruber, is played by the late Alan Rickman. Rated 14A. Friday, July 28, 7:00 pm: Click (2006) – What if you had a remoteRead More

This CH-147 Chinook and CH-146 Griffon are part of the Air Task Force assisting with the wildfires in BC.
Photo: CF Combat Camera

417 Squadron helps BC respond to wildfires

July 25, 2017 at 10:58 am

Jeff Gaye Two CH-146 Griffon helicopters and 10 personnel from 417 Combat Support Squadron are in BC to help with the wildfires burning in the province’s interior. At the request of the Province of British Columbia, the Canadian Armed Forces has sent air assets to conduct a variety of tasks, including helping to evacuate people and flying first responders and equipment where they are needed. The squadron’s deployed personnel include a four-person Search and RescueRead More

419 Squadron, which had previously been a unit of 15 Wing and a lodger unit at CFB Cold Lake, was transferred to 4 Wing authority on Friday. Earlier, 431 Squadron, based in Moose Jaw, was transferred from 4 Wing authority to 15 Wing.
Pictured above, 4 Wing Commander Col Paul Doyle receives the 419 Squadron Colours from BGen Sean Boyle.
Photo: OS Erica Seymour, 4 Wing Imaging

419 Squadron comes home to 4 Wing

July 25, 2017 at 10:55 am