LGen Bowes: That's definitely part of what we do here at CJOC.
LGen Bowes: Yes, it was, however that was under the navy leadership, because it was a training exercise.
LGen Hood: We recently conducted operations in Iceland for NATO's Icelandic air surveillance and intercept mission.
LGen Hood: What I have said is, for the Air Force to be successful in 2030, I need industry to be successful.
On 14 July 2016, LGen
Wynnyk was appointed as Commander of the Canadian Army.
Caption: New Commander of the Canadian Army LGen
Jean-Marc Lanthier CMM, MSC, MSM, CD was appointed in July, succeeding LGen
Paul Wynnik (www.army-armee.forces.gc.ca)
And we should all rest easy that LGen
Lamarre and his team are on top of the important things, looking to keep those crazy changes going on in Canadian society separate from its military.
Bowes: I assumed command back in June of 2015, so it's been two and half years now in this, and I've seen the evolutions go through.
Paul Wynnyk: Well, I think the challenges are common to any Army Commander.
One thing that courts in Canada should be looking at is the promotion of LGen
Caption: The interment of LGen
(ret'd) Charles Belzile took place on December 12, 2016 in Ottawa.
Also on the podium were CTV Ottawa News anchor Stefan Keyes; Army Commander LGen
Paul Wynnyk; Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan; MC and Running Room founder and president John Stanton (also the Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment), (esprit de corps)
GUY THIBAULT was absolutely correct when he recently said: "If I were king for a day, rather than providing more oversight and controls over National Defence, I'd simply give us clear direction as to the outcomes we're looking for, with predictable and sustained funding, and then I'd get out of the way and watch."
Caption: TOP: Peter Thornton (left) poses with RCAF Commander LGen
Mike Hood and Larry Ricker at the 2016 Abbotsford Airshow.
Hainse: There are a lot of elements that have been surprising, but I'll pick two.