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Member’s of CANSUBFOR preparing the ELSS pod for transfer onto HMCS Chicoutimi. Photos supplied

HMCS Chicoutimi conducts pod posting exercise

CANSUBFOR  —  HMCS Chicoutimi conducted an Emergency Life Saving Stores (ELSS) pod posting exercise at the end of May. Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class (CPO2) Nelson Harvey, exercise organizer and subject matter expert, said the exercise was intended to educate submariners on how to bring a container of essential supplies onto a submarine stuck on the ocean floor. […]

Group shot of HMCS Malahat’s Ship’s Company that participated in the Malahat Orca-Class Training Sail on the foc’sle of Orca-Class Training Vessel PCT Moose 62. Photo: Acting Sub-Lieutenant Carson Stoney.

HMCS Malahat crews Orca-Class Training Sail

Lt(N) Donald Den, HMCS Malahat PAO — HMCS Malahat conducted a self-directed Orca-Class Training Sail over the Victoria Day long weekend, with support from Patrol Craft Training Unit (PCTU). Over three days, 23 Malahat sailors of varying ranks took PCT Moose 62 to sea for training in navigation, seamanship, responses to shipboard emergencies and familiarization […]

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Vice-Admiral Andrew Laurence Collier: A Life of Service and Devotion

Sabina Kukurudziak,  Communications Officer, NTG  —  June 3 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of Vice-Admiral (VAdm) Andrew Laurence Collier. Remembered as a leader, mentor, and devoted partner, VAdm Collier left a lasting mark on those who knew him. His unwavering commitment to the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and his passion for navigation continues […]