130208-N-RI884-002 PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 8, 2013) Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Algonquin (DDG 283) arrives to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to participate in the theater anti-submarine warfare (TASW) phase of the Submarine Commander’s Course (SCC) and a task group exercise (TGEX) with the U.S. Navy. The exercise is scheduled to take place off the coast of Oahu along with USS Port Royal (CG 73), USS Chafee (DDG 90), Helicopter AntiSubmarine Squadron Light 37 (HSL 37), USNS Guadalupe (T-AO…
Navy supply ships set to join F-35 as political lightning rod in 2013
The navy's long-delayed, much-studied joint support ship program is expected to come under the political microscope within weeks in what is likely another defence equipment embarrassment for the Harper government.
HMCS Toronto Intercepts Drugs Smuggling in Arabian Sea - Naval Today
Canadian Ship HMCS Toronto made an important drug seizure on Saturday, October 5 during her patrol in the Arabian Sea region, while deployed on Operation Artemis. This drug seizure marks HMCS Toronto’s seventh narcotics shipment disruption as part of ongoing counter-terrorism operations in the Indian Ocean. “Canada remains steadfast in its involvement in the fight […]
HMCS St. John's (FFH 340) is a Halifax-class frigate that has served in the Royal Canadian Navy since her commissioning in 1996. She was laid down on 24 August 1994 at Saint John Shipbuilding Ltd., Saint John, New Brunswick, and launched on 26 August 1995. She was officially commissioned into the CF on 26 June 1996 in St. John's, and carries the hull classification symbol 340. She is assigned to Maritime Forces Atlantic (MARLANT) and her homeport is in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
HMCS Fredericton Heads to the Mediterranean Sea - Naval Today
Canadian Navy’s HMCS Fredericton completed its participation in joint NATO training exercises in the Black Sea as part of NATO assurance measures. As part of Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) Fredericton will now resume its role as part of NATO maritime operations in the Mediterranean Sea. Throughout the month of March, HMCS Fredericton participated in […]