TABLE OF CONTENTS 2008 issue 2

The Office of Small and Medium Enterprises guides ­businesses through the procurement system and acquaints them with government opportunities.

BY MAJ A.J. MASYS and JOH SONES and BOB ELLIOTT

Cost effectiveness of advanced simulation in the evolving operational environment.

BY KAREN CHRISTIUK

Celebrating cooperation between Canada and the United States.

BY ED STOREY

Emphasis has shifted from training and outlook to a field-deployable asset.

BY K. JOSEPH SPEARS

An increasing need for long range, maritime patrol aircraft capability – CP140 Aurora.

BY JERROD RILEY

Interviews with Tom Digan (Lockheed) and Steven Yankowich (General Dynamics)

BY JERROD RILEY

The Canadian government has approved an ambitious initiative, under the umbrella of the HCM and Frigate Life Extension (FELEX) projects. These frigates form the bulk of our surface combat capability and are in need of upgrades.

BY LARRY TRIM

Canada’s Navy defends the national interests of sovereignty & security.

BY JÜRGEN K.G. ROSENTHAL

Hot topic at this international conference? The war against terrorism in Afghanistan.

BY RICK HILLIER

The CDS speaks with conviction on what it means to protect & support our troops.

Senator Joseph Day
BY CLIVE ADDY

An interview with Senator Joseph Day after his return from Afghanistan.

BY THOMAS JOHNSON and ALEC METZ

Confronting issues of extremism in a ­primarily military manner is a mistake.

BY K. JOSEPH SPEARS

Is this the Avro Arrow spelled backward? What does the sale of national security assets mean for Canada’s Foreign Policy?

BY ROBERT DAY

Once upon a time, not so long ago, Canada was an aerospace powerhouse.

BY A DEFENCE STAKEHOLDER

It’s time to rid the Public Service of non-value added activity.

Proposed job protection.

EADS: A400M Structural Testing Begins MDA: Ardea UAV Test Flight Rheinmetall: Video Technology for GÜZ Raytheon: Infrared Satellite Systems.

BY CHRIS MACLEAN

Many new names have joined the ranks of FrontLine contributors.