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Twelve of fourteen graduates from the recent NFTC course at 15 Wing will eventually move on to FLIT training in Cold Lake.
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Twelve new pilots en route to 419 Squadron

April 24, 2018 at 3:07 pm

From “NATO Flying Training in Canada Program makes history” by Maj Petra Smith A record number of newly-minted pilots will eventually make its way to 4 Wing for Fighter Lead-In Training at 419 Squadron. The NATO Flying Training in Canada (NFTC) Program celebrated the largest graduating class of student pilots in its 18-year history on March 29 at 15 Wing Moose Jaw. “I am extremely proud of 2 Canadian Forces Flying Training School (2 CFFTS)Read More

Bishop McCaig visits the Holy Name Chapel

Bishop McCaig visits the Holy Name Chapel

April 17, 2018 at 11:43 am

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Zibby Jonczyk The head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, has asked priests and bishops on many occasions to be good and faithful shepherds, constantly present with their flock. On April 5 the 4 Wing Catholic Parish community welcomed amongst its midst the Shepherd of the Roman Catholic Military Diocese Most Reverend Scott McCaig, CC. Bishop McCaig stayed on our base for five days. His stop over was one of several visitsRead More

More than 20 units sent cadets to 4 Wing for last weekend’s visit.
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Northwest Region Cadets learn about CAF during 4 Wing visit

April 17, 2018 at 11:39 am

Jeff Gaye Approximately 500 cadets from Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia visited 4 Wing last weekend for a Canadian Armed Forces familiarization tour. The cadets visited 401 and 409 Squadrons and saw some of the teams behind the scenes, including W TEME, GSAR, ATC, and the Meteorology Section. They also had an interpretive tour of the mounted aircraft and radar displays, offering them a glimpse into RCAF history. Cadet MWO Parker Jackson from Fort McMurrayRead More