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    HMCS Vancouver visits namesake city

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Seven sailors from HMCS Vancouver conducted a namesake city visit March 2-3. The visit allowed members to share their experiences with Vancouverites during the ship’s previous year’s six-month deployment to the Indo-Pacific. Lieutenant (Navy) Sean…

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    We are Family Dance

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Radar, the Esquimalt Military and Family Resource Centre’s (MFRC) mascot, looks forward to a good boogie woogie with you! On March 11, all military and veteran-connected families are invited to celebrate families of all kinds and…

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    Putting the ‘why’ to the ‘how’: COPS II

    Reading Time: < 1 minute What measures should a Maritime Coastal Defence Vessel (MCDV) crew put up to deter a potential attack from pirates? This is the type of simulated operations seven Naval Reservists from Quebec trained in during a…

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    Shoot Like A Girl podcast says you can too

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Master Sailor (MS) Kate Gouthro loves listening to podcasts, but remembers saying she could never start a podcast because she is an introvert. Now, as a host of a women-centric podcast, she loves what she…

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    HMCS Ottawa hosts Lion’s share of Christmas

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Christmas cookies crumble onto HMCS Ottawa’s deck as seven daze-eyed children observe Sailor First Class (S1) Deryck Kent, a Marine Technician, in the Machinery Control Room (MCR). “This is what makes the ship run,” he…

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    NAVRES Western Region holds Small Boat Exercise

    Reading Time: < 1 minute The Western Region of the Naval Reserves (NAVRES) held a simulated training scenario of maritime drug interdiction operations for the first time ever. The Small Boat Exercise (SBEX) was held Nov. 19-20 in English Bay…

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    HMCS Corner Brook dives towards returning to the fleet

    Reading Time: < 1 minute HMCS Corner Brook, one of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) submarines, completed the well-anticipated Camber Dive in October. The trial marks a milestone in the next stage of its Tiered Readiness Program. “The dive tests…