It was a successful weekend for the Manitoba Airshow! It has been going on throughout the years since 1995. There are many different airplanes incorporated in the show, even including the famous CF Snowbirds. To get more information please go to their website.
From June 30 to July 2nd CASARA, for the first time ever joined 424 (T&R) Squadron, 8 Wing, CFB Trenton at an international airshow held at Traverse City Michigan (KTVC). Picking up crews from around Ontario proved challenging due to weather. The CASARA contingent from CARES Zone 11 Niagara, flew a Cessna 337 Skymaster and was forced to leave the night before […]
News Release From National Defence March 8, 2017 – WINNIPEG – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces A Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) Search and Rescue Technician (SAR Tech) based at 17 Wing Winnipeg died in an accident during training near Yorkton, Sask. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Master-Corporal Alfred Barr was a member of 435 Transport and Rescue Squadron […]
SEARCH AND RESCUE VOLUNTEER MEMORIAL UNVEILING THURSDAY MARCH 2/2017 The British Columbia Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA), Provincial Emergency Program Air (PEP Air), and Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue (RCMSAR) are establishing a memorial ‘In memory of those who died in the line of duty, and to honour all that serve’. Members of BCSARA, PEP Air, RCMSAR, and other […]
Feb 25, 2017 From CBC.ca http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/hall-beach-rescue-fluke-1.3999039 A Royal Canadian Air Force Twin Otter crew out for some search-and-rescue training accidentally found — and rescued — two Nunavut hunters on the land. Thom Doelman, a captain with the Royal Canadian Air Force in Yellowknife, said the crew was flying near Hall Beach, Nunavut, during Operation Nunalivut, a sovereignty exercise that happens each year in Canada’s […]