Post Tagged with: "Operation Impact"

Canada renews its military contribution to support stability in the Middle East

April 6, 2021 at 5:50 pm

March 30, 2021 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces Today, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, announced that the Government of Canada is extending Operation IMPACT until March 31, 2022. The purpose of Operation IMPACT is to build the military capabilities of Iraq, Jordan, and Lebanon, and help set the conditions for security and stability. This one-year renewal of Operation IMPACT will allow the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) toRead 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