Canada’s fleet of CP-140 Auroras has been extensively upgraded and is taking on a wider range of ISR missions.
ALOHA FROM RIMPAC 2014
The RCAF derives great value from participating in the “Rim of the Pacific” naval exercise, held in Hawaii every two years.
ALL IN A DAY’S WORK
437 Transport Squadron, also known as the Huskies, performs a wide variety of missions, ranging from VVIP transport to combat operations and Arctic resupply.
CANADA’S “TOP GUNS”
The Fighter Weapons Instructor Course sets the Canadian fighter pilot standard by delivering the “most intense flying candidates will ever experience.”
PARTNERS IN DEFENCE
Since NORAD was founded in 1958, Canada has played an important role in the most integrated defence partnership of the modern age.
THE BIG 2
2 CFFTS delivers real world training for the next generation of RCAF pilots.
The Directorate of Flight Safety investigates accidents and occurrences within the Canadian Armed Forces, to identify risk and prevent recurrence.
PRESENT AND VISIBLE
A host of RCAF Honorary Colonels volunteer their services to elevate the Air Force presence in Canadian communities.
The RCAF has always kept its forces trained and ready, but it has adopted a new approach to meeting the demands of short-notice deployments anywhere in the world.