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Members of Northern Lights School Division’s board of directors paid a visit to 410 Squadron last week. Squadron members showed the visitors the CF-18 Hornet and its weapons systems.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

School board visits 4 Wing

August 22, 2017 at 1:19 pm
Brittany Penner, left, receives her 8 Year Volunteer Certificate from 4 Wing MFRCS Volunteer Services Coordinator Yolanda Janssen. 
Brittany has been a volunteer for the MFRCS since 2009. She comes in every Wednesday and Friday morning to help with the shredding program, Scholastics Book order forms, and stapling, cutting, and other office tasks. She is an inspiration and a tremendous support for the MFRCS team. 
Photo: Submitted

MFRCS recognizes Brittany Penner

August 22, 2017 at 1:17 pm
Five hornets from 409 Squadron - four and a spare - left for Bagotville en route to Romania last week.
Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, Wing Imaging

409 Squadron Hornets deploy to Romania

August 22, 2017 at 1:12 pm

Jeff Gaye Four CF-18 Hornet fighters from 409 Squadron left Cold Lake last Wednesday en route to Romania. They will augment the Romanian Air Force as part of Operation Reassurance, Canada’s contribution to NATO assurance and deterrence measures in eastern Europe. Approximately 135 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel will deploy, including about 50 from 409 Squadron. They will replace Royal Air Force personnel starting September 1. Under Operation Reassurance, Canada supports NATO’s principles of defence,Read More