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Reservists serving at Camp Taji on Operation Impact, and supporting the NATO Mission Iraq, display the RCAF ensign in February 2019. 
Photo: Master Corporal Mingxin Li

Air reservists carrying out tactical aviation mission in Iraq

April 9, 2019 at 2:02 pm

RCAF Public Affairs Nearly half of the members of Canada’s Tactical Aviation Detachment who are deployed on Operation Impact to provide air transport to the NATO Mission Iraq are Air Force reservists. The detachment, based at Camp Taji, north of Baghdad, provides air transport to NATO and its operational partners – Australia, Finland and Sweden. The detachment operates Royal Canadian Air Force CH-146 Griffon helicopters, a well-proven platform used extensively in Afghanistan and currently deployedRead More