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401 Squadron will fly alongside Santa on Christmas Eve
Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, Wing Imaging

Canadian NORAD Region announces Santa’s escort pilots, maintainers and trackers

December 19, 2017 at 3:47 pm

Royal Canadian Air Force The Canadian NORAD Region (CANR) marks its 62nd year of tracking Santa Claus’s yuletide journey from the North Pole with the naming of its escort pilots, maintainers and tracking crews for the high-profile assignment. LCol Forrest Rock and Capt Kevin Mittleholtz are Santa’s escort pilots from 4 Wing Cold Lake. Cpl Kevin Richmon and Avr Gillian Lavoie are the maintainers supporting them. All are members of 401 Tactical Fighter Squadron. CaptRead More

4 Wing Commander Col Paul Doyle (centre) and 4 Wing Chief Warrant Officer Rémi Nault served a holiday lunch to Canadian Armed Forces members stationed at Forward Operating Location Inuvik on December 12.
Photo: OS Justin Spinello, 4 Wing Imaging

Meanwhile, nearer the North Pole…

December 19, 2017 at 3:43 pm
Mary MacKay of RCAFA 784 Wing (centre) presents a cheque for $500 to the Points West Residents’ Association. Garry Farrer (left) and Roland Colbert accepted the gift.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

784 Wing chips in

December 19, 2017 at 3:41 pm