CATEGORIES

(2018,
issue 6)
Dec 2018

A list of recent leadership changes in industry and government: CarteNav Solutions; Raytheon Integrated Defense; ADGA Group; David Pratt & Associates; Business Council of Canada; Ultra Electronics (Maritime Systems); BC Ferries; Fleetway Inc; JRB Kanata Group; Ashbury College; Scotiabank; Canadian International Council; AIAC; Royal Roads University.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY ROBBIN LAIRD

The evolution of the role of fighters is at the center of the shift to recraft combat capabilities and operations as operational contexts change.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY CHRIS KILFORD

At first glance, Canada’s current overseas military deployments may appear rather haphazard with troops situated in relatively small numbers across thousands of miles. However, when the missions are collectively examined, a strategy becomes clear.

(2018,
issue 6)

Submarine Force has had a busy year in 2018 – in particular, it two highly successful, simultaneous, out-of-area deployments.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY CHRIS MACLEAN

Instead of ‘getting on’ with a competition to replace Canada's aging fighter aircraft, a distraction in the form on "interim aircraft" was created to further delay the much-dreaded competition. And now even the Auditor General is crying foul.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY HUDSON ON THE HILL

Two years ago, VAdm Mark Norman was temporarily relieved as VCDS. His lawyer, Marie Henein, is revved up for a showdown in court, but may have difficulty getting access to classified documents needed to defend her client.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY RICHARD BRAY

While training programs are now producing a higher output of pilots, another challenge is the limited capacity of the next stage of training, in which newly-winged RCAF pilots advance to the Operational Training Units. How does the Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) program. factor in?

(2018,
issue 6)
BY THERESA McGUIRE
Canadian Coast Guard Arctic SAR and Ice Escort

The Arctic Ocean is so beautiful, but can be deathly cold & unpredictable. Having a well-prepared, self-sufficient team is critical for the Canadian Coast Guard when it comes to marine safety and emergency response.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY ROBBIN LAIRD

The challenge of the 21st century incorporates incredibly invasive infrastructure threats. Direct defence strategies must quickly include these threats as part of any comprehensive national security concept.

(2018,
issue 6)
BY KEN POLE

The Military Flying Training System (MFTS), a contract that facilitates the Ministry of Defence (MOD) in preparing aircrews for eventual assignment to frontline squadrons,  is operated by Lockheed Martin and Babcock International, using Airbus helicopters.