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A 409 Squadron CF-18 on the runway in Romania.
Photo: Sgt Daren Kraus

ATF – Romania deployment “a true victory,” commander says

January 9, 2018 at 2:06 pm

Jeff Gaye Canada’s Air Task Force (ATF) in Romania completed its four-month mission in support of Operation Reassurance and Block 45 of NATO enhanced air policing (EAP) on December 31. EAP is a peacetime collective defence mission that defends the alliance’s airspace. The members of ATF-Romania were mainly from 2 Air Expeditionary Wing, Bagotville, and 4 Wing Cold Lake. They were supported by personnel from other Canadian Armed Forces bases. In addition to the EAPRead More

Members of 4 Wing’s leadership teams came out to welcome personnel returning from Romania. 
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Welcome home! 4 Wing members return from Romania

January 9, 2018 at 1:45 pm

Jeff Gaye Cold Lake personnel have begun returning home after a four-month Operation Reassurance deployment to Romania. A CC-177 Globemaster II aircraft brought the first group of 30 home on Monday. The rest will be arriving over the course of the week. The members were deployed as part of Air Task Force (ATF) – Romania. With four 409 Squadron Hornets and approximately 135 personnel from across Canada, they conducted enhanced air policing missions and trainedRead More