Post Tagged with: "4 Wing"

Private Evan Beam, pulls out electrical cable in preparation to provide power to the electrical units at base camp during Exercise Northern Flag at 4 CES compound on September 26.
Photo: Avr Kastleen Strome, 4 Wing Imaging

Engineers train at 4 Wing

October 8, 2019 at 2:56 pm

Cliff Kenyon It’s said that if you build it, they will come. In the case of Construction Engineers at 4 Wing Cold Lake and other Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) bases, chances are they may have built it or put it right and that’s why you can be there. That’s what the job entails. Building it or fixing it. Add to that, you may need to do it in the Arctic or in a desert. ConstructionRead More

Smile cookies raise cash for MFRCS

September 10, 2019 at 3:57 pm

Cliff Kenyon Smile…be happy…and it only costs you a loonie. It’s the annual Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Campaign, a national event which includes the three Tim Hortons restaurants in Cold Lake. All proceeds from the sale of the Smile Cookies from Sept. 16 to 22 goes to the Military Family Resource Centre Society (MFRCS) at 4 Wing. Why are they smiles? The chocolate chunk cookies are decorated with icing eyes and, of course, a smile.Read More

Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) Commander Lieutenant-General Al Meinzinger (left) and RCAF Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) CWO Denis Gaudreault (right) present an RCAF Commander’s Coin to Corporal Emily Gillis in the 4 Wing Theatre during a visit to 4 Wing Cold Lake on August 7, 2019.
Photo: LS Justin Spinello

RCAF Commander presents awards at 4 Wing

August 13, 2019 at 9:15 am

Ignoring the heat not a cool plan

July 23, 2019 at 9:38 am

Lisa Fisher, Health Promotion Specialist The month of May brought promises of a hot, dry summer. Then June and July came with colder and wetter weather. However, we still have half of the summer left to go, and we’ve already had some very hot days. Even though we may enjoy the heat, we need to keep in mind that higher temperatures means we need to take precautions to stay healthy. Our body temperature is maintainedRead More

Brigadier-General Sean Boyle (left) leads march during parade with former 4 Wing Commander Colonel Paul Doyle (right) and incoming Wing Commander Colonel Dave Moar (centre behind).
Photo: Cliff Kenyon

Parade welcomes new commander

July 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

Col. Dave Moar no stranger to 4 Wing Cliff Kenyon 4 Wing Cold Lake outgoing and incoming commanders, Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and spectators looked to the future as Col. Dave Moar officially became Wing Commander at a change-of-command parade on July 10. Moar replaces Col. Paul Doyle, who served as Wing Commander for three years and who is taking up a posting in England to be the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) AirRead More

4 Wing personnel deployed in Kuwait, for Operation Impact at Camp Canada, pose for a group photo last May.
Photo: MCpl Bryan Carter

4 Wing takes part in Operation Impact

July 9, 2019 at 9:37 am

Major Jean-Baptiste Michon 4 Wing Cold Lake has been contributing to the global coalition to fight terror under Operation Impact. Thirty-eight wing members with construction engineering, imagery, maintenance, logistics, transport, administration, intelligence, communications, and command and control skills and competencies are deployed on Operation Impact. 4 Wing is also staffing most of the operations and mission support elements that co-ordinate aircraft support and harmonize Royal Canadian Air Force and Canadian Armed Forces efforts with theRead More