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Left to right: LCol LM Wappler, CO CANELEMNORAD Det JBLM; Capt SB Maurer, Course Director FWIC AEC Component; Col GJ Leist, WADS Commander; Col B Bossellmann, 225th ADS Commander.
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Fighter Weapons Instructor Course trains Canada’s elite

April 17, 2018 at 11:14 am

Capt Scott B. Maurer with Capt Mat Strong From February 23 to March 23, the Aerospace Control (AEC) component of the RCAF’s Fighter Weapons Instructor Course (FWIC) took part in an exercise with the United States Air Force (USAF)’s 225th Air Defense Squadron at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. The 225th Air Defense Squadron is part of the Western Air Defense Sector, or WADS. The FWIC AEC candidates worked alongside operators from 12e Escadron du RadarRead More

Humboldt will recover

Humboldt will recover

April 17, 2018 at 11:09 am

From the Editor’s Desk Jeff Gaye If you’re not from Saskatchewan, you can be forgiven if you had never heard of Humboldt before last week. In Saskatchewan, place names aren’t just part of the geography, they’re part of the vocabulary. But to an outsider, the towns are all pretty much the same. The hotel (bar) is at the corner of Main Street and Railway Avenue, the Co-op is a block up Main Street and theRead More

Michael Roy dishes up one of the 72 plates of spaghetti 784 Wing of the RCAF Association served up at a Valour Place fundraiser on Saturday. The spaghetti dinner, a silent auction, and 50/50 draws, combined with a $500 donation from Cold Lake Branch 211 of the Royal Canadian Legion, added up to $3,760 in support of Valour Place.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

784 Wing makes big gift to Valour Place

April 17, 2018 at 11:07 am