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This Week’s Movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

This Week’s Movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

September 4, 2018 at 8:01 am

COURIER Wednesday, September 5, 7:00 pm: The General’s Daughter (1999) — Rated 18A. Friday, September 7, 7:00 pm: Action Point (2018) —. Rated 14A. Sunday, September 9, 1:00 pm: Show Dogs (2018) — Rated G. 4 Wing Movie Club presentations are shown at the 4 Wing Theatre. Admission is free to defence team members, your CF One card is the preferred form of identification.

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Cadets participating in the three-week Basic Survival Course develop field skills including survival and navigation.

Cadet Summer Training Camp: What did you do this Summer?

September 4, 2018 at 7:55 am

Captain Grant Cree Unit Public Affairs Representative The Cold Lake Cadet Training Centre (CLCTC) is a centre of excellence for aviation and survival training, in addition to fitness and sports instruction. Carrying on a tradition dating back decades, several hundred cadets from across Western and Northern Canada gather at CLCTC every summer to enjoy a variety of challenging experiences. Located at 4 Wing Cold Lake, the training centre operates at facilities like the Art SmithRead More

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A Royal Canadian Air Force CF-188 Hornet launches from the inner runway.

Q Duty – the ultimate hurry up and wait

September 4, 2018 at 7:39 am

Chris Thatcher What does it take to man the Q, more formally known to CF-188 Hornet pilots as the NORAD quick reaction alert? Lots of coffee. It is probably the most important mission of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), defending and deterring threats from Canadian sovereign airspace. Though much of how it is conducted is highly classified, pilots and support personnel from 401 Tactical Fighter Squadron (TFS) were willing to share a little aboutRead More