Post Tagged with: "4 Wing"

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Green Thumb Awards encourage beautiful yards and gardens

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

The Courier The annual Green Thumb Awards have been handed out to RHU residents with a knack for gardening. The awards were initiated by 4 Wing Community Council to encourage RHU residents to beautify their yards and gardens. This year the judging was done by Wing Logistics and Engineering staff coordinated by Lt Pavlo Besedin of Wing Construction Engineering The preliminary judging was done August 2 to August 4. The judges compiled a short list,Read More

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4 Wing troops depart for Romania

August 29, 2017 at 1:43 pm

Jeff Gaye The main group of 4 Wing personnel deploying to Operation Reassurance in Romania departed last Thursday. Approximately 135 members, primarily ground crew and support personnel, were sent off by command teams and other well-wishers as they boarded the CC-177 Globemaster aircraft that would take them to eastern Europe. One Master Corporal, who cannot be identified for security reasons, said the troops were looking forward to getting the long flight over with and gettingRead More

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Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

401 Squadron Promotions

August 22, 2017 at 2:02 pm
Ready to move in: the kitchen from one of the suites.
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New RHU apartments are available for rent

August 22, 2017 at 1:27 pm

Jeff Gaye The Canadian Forces Housing Agency (CFHA) unveiled its new apartment blocks at an open house last Friday. The three blocks have six two-bedroom apartments in each. They were built with funds from the Federal Infrastructure Investments Program (FIIP), which has upgraded nearly 1,800 CFHA housing units across Canada. “We’re very proud that we have another option for military members,” said Tania Locke, housing services manager for CFHA in Cold Lake. “This allows membersRead More

Photo by Corporal Andre Maillet, 4 Wing Imaging

It takes great people to deliver operational excellence

August 15, 2017 at 4:27 pm

Wing Commander’s Message / Message du commandant de l’escadre Col Paul Doyle, MSM, CD We are experiencing a beautiful summer in Cold Lake, and the Acting Wing Chief Warrant Officer and I would like to invite everyone to take advantage of the wonderful things the region has to offer. We would also like to welcome all our new members and their families to Cold Lake. As we enter the month of August, we are closerRead More

4 Wing responds to rescue call

August 8, 2017 at 11:27 am

Jeff Gaye Personnel from 4 Wing participated in the rescue of a missing rafter last week. The subject of the search had last been seen floating in an inner tube down the Sand River near Highway 55 on the evening of Monday July 31. The Sand River flows into the Beaver River northwest of Bonnyville. Just before midnight the person was reported to Bonnyville RCMP as overdue. He was not wearing a life jacket andRead More