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

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

Kate Bandura, Lookout Editor — 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 specialized course using the Naval Bridge Simulator at HMCS Venture last December. “This course is teaching potential […]

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Ships return from Op Caribbe

HMC Ships Brandon and Whitehorse return to Esquimalt Harbour from Operation Caribbe on  Dec. 17.

US coast guard vessel sails in front of Canadian MCDVs

Op Caribbe – Brandon, Whitehorse at-sea success

Lt(N) Greg Menzies, MARPAC Public Affairs – When HMC Ships Brandon and Whitehorse reached their area of responsibility during Operation Caribbe, they were ready to work with partners and make a difference in the fight against illicit narcotics in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. During the long transit south, both ships conducted sea training that was […]