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4 Wing Health Care Centre is in operation although the official opening in March was postponed due to the pandemic.
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4 Wing Health Care Centre opens

May 26, 2020 at 2:23 pm

Cliff Kenyon The untimely arrival of the pandemic couldn’t have been worse to cause trouble for the opening of the new 4 Wing Health Care Centre. But civilian staff and Canadian Armed Forces members at the new centre have proven they can overcome challenges presented by an unexpected foe. “Fortunately, we all work pretty well together,” said Capt. April Murphy, a former Medical Technician and now a Health Care Administrator at the centre. The pandemicRead More

Photo:  LS Erica Seymour, 4 Wing Imaging

19 May 2020: Message from the Wing Commander, COVID-19

May 20, 2020 at 9:06 am

Hello members, families, and friends of 4 Wing, I expect that by now you are aware of the Snowbird ejection and crash in Kamloops which tragically took the life of Captain Jennifer Casey and seriously injured Captain Richard MacDougall on May 17. Thank you to our many members who immediately responded with offers of assistance and to those of you who worked throughout the night on Sunday to ensure 4 Wing was able to supportRead More

Change of command at Operation UNIFIER

May 19, 2020 at 11:21 am

Captain Cynthia Kent, Public Affairs Officer, Joint Task Force – Ukraine With the swipe of a pen, a new team is now running Operation UNIFIER. On April 28, in a unique ceremony that ensured all appropriate social distancing precautions were observed, command of Canada’s military mission in Ukraine transferred from Lieutenant-Colonel (LCol) Jeffrey Toope to Lieutenant-Colonel Ryan Stimpson. Because of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the usual pomp and ceremony was replaced by a low-key TransferRead More