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RCAF personnel, 2018 Olympic Winter Games athletes, the designer of the Olympic bobsleigh and skeleton sleds Josh Dornan (front left), and the designer of the Canada 150 CF-18 Demonstration Hornet Jim Belliveau (front, second from the left) pose for a group photo with the Demonstration Hornet and the newly-revealed bobsleigh and skeleton sleds.
Photo: OS Justin Spinello, Wing Imaging

Olympic bobsleigh team unveils RCAF-inspired design, Cold Lake members in attendance

January 30, 2018 at 1:31 pm

Jeff Gaye Twenty-two members from CFB Cold Lake, of all ranks, were at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary last week to unveil the RCAF-inspired paint design on Canada’s Olympic bobsleighs and skeleton sleds. The scheme is based on the 2017 CF-18 demonstration jet, a tribute to 150 years of Canadian Confederation. The Hornet colours were designed by Jim Belliveau of Cold Lake, and adapted for the sleds by Josh Dornan, a Saskatoon native and graphicsRead More

Opportunities in the new drafting and survey technician occupation

January 23, 2018 at 3:23 pm

Maj Jim Hutcheson A newly re-established military occupation provides an opportunity to employ technical skills in the office and in the field, serving the Canadian Armed Forces and other government departments anywhere in the world. This occupation is drafting and survey technician (DS tech), and we’re looking for new members. As part of the Military Engineering Branch, DS techs employ leading-edge electronic and satellite equipment to gather precise survey data. From this, they produce essentialRead More

Opération Honour: Restaurer la vertu de chasteté

Opération Honour: Restaurer la vertu de chasteté

January 23, 2018 at 3:18 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Jacques Tremblay Chaque semaine, nous pouvons voir dans les journaux que les comportements sexuels inappropriés sont un véritable fléau qui affecte à la fois les personnes et la société. Les Forces armées canadiennes ont également subi les effets dévastateurs de tels comportements. C’est pourquoi la juge Marie Deschamps a élaboré, en avril 2015, un rapport détaillé sur la situation afin de présenter ses constatations et ses recommandations. Suite à cela, les ForcesRead More