Sunday, November 28, 2021

Royal Canadian Navy

Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, U.S. join for ANNUALEX 2021

Naval forces from Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan and the U.S. have united to conduct multilateral, multinational exercise ANNUALEX in the Philippine Sea, Nov. 21-30.  Five international navies, to include the Royal Australian Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, German Navy, Japan Maritime Self-Defense...

GE Renews Customized Service Agreement with Royal Canadian Navy for LM2500 Gas Turbines

GE Marine announced it has renewed a long-term, customized service agreement (CSA) with the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). The CSA covers an operating fleet of 24 GE LM2500 aero-derivative marine gas turbines plus spare engines used to power Halifax class frigates, GE...

Royal Canadian Navy commissions Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship “Harry DeWolf”

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has officially commissioned the first Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship, HMCS Harry DeWolf, with a ceremony held in NJ Jetty at CFB Halifax on 27 June. According to a press release issued by the Canadian...

French and Royal Canadian Navy Continue Counter-Narcotics Operations under CTF-150

The Marine Nationale’s (MN) FS Guépratte and the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) ship HMCS Calgary, prove themselves unrelenting, making four rapid counter-narcotic seizures under CTF-150.    FS Guépratte commenced the successful streak with a seizure of 6,136 lbs (2,784 kg) of...

Royal Canadian Navy Led Task Force Changing The History of the Middle East

Big blow to terrorist organizations that gains from drug trade After just over four months of command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150, the Canadian-led task force has made strong contributions to the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) mission to increase...

Ultra to provide VDS for the Royal Canadian Navy

Ultra was awarded a contract to commence work on the key Variable Depth Sonar (VDS) system for the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) program – named the Towed Low-Frequency Active Sonar (TLFAS), the company announced with a press release. This...

Government of Canada awards contract for construction of joint support ships for Royal Canadian Navy

On June 15, 2020, a performance-based build contract was awarded to Seaspan Shipyards by the Government of Canada for the full construction of two joint support ships (JSS). Valued at $2.4 billion (including taxes), this contract will allow the...

UPDATE: Royal Canadian Navy’s Helicopter Accident

The news from the Ionian sea on April 29 burned everyone's heart. A CH-148 Cyclone helicopter crashed into the sea near the Kefalonia island in the Ionian Sea. The helicopter went missing after taking off from the Canadian frigate...

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