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American and Swiss engineers visited 10 FTTS for hands-on practice and training.
Photo: Cpl St-Cyr, Wing Imaging

10 FTTS conducts Flight Control Systems training with US Navy and Swiss engineers

August 29, 2017 at 1:40 pm

Sgt Ray Cowell, 10 FTTS 10 Field Technical Training Squadron (10 FTTS) hosted a group of engineers and Life Cycle Maintenance Managers (LCMMs) for F-18 specialized training from August 14 to 25. The group included F-18 Hornet fleet-specific US Navy (USN) and Swiss engineers as well as LCMMs who gained two weeks of hands-on exposure to various flight control systems (FCS). This is the third year the USN engineers from NAVAIR at North Island inRead More

Stop and smell the summer roses

Stop and smell the summer roses

August 29, 2017 at 1:32 pm

From the Editor’s Desk Jeff Gaye Much is made of Cold Lake’s natural beauty. The lakes, the creeks, the forests and the farmland are indeed beautiful, and the changing seasons show their many different faces. The man-made structures, on the other hand, are less inspiring. CFB Cold Lake is a collection of utilitarian structures built over the years since 1954, all by the lowest bidder. There are some disused old brick structures, some barrack blocksRead More

PSP needed a long table to display its many sports, clubs and recreation services.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

One-stop shopping for fall recreation

August 29, 2017 at 1:29 pm

The Courier Dozens of organizations and hundreds of Cold Lake residents turned out for the 21st annual Community Registration Day at the Col JJ Parr Sports Centre on Saturday. The day is an opportunity for individuals and families to sign up for fall activities and learn more about the various agencies and organizations in the community. It offers a “one-stop shopping” approach to registrations. This year’s event was well-attended, with Cold Lakers of all agesRead More