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Canadian Army uses science to enhance multinational interoperability

The Canadian Army recently joined colleagues from 17 other partner nations to test and assess the interoperability of their various systems and networks.
January 19, 2017

Milt Schmidt

Boston Bruins legend and former member of the RCAF passes away

Milt Schmidt, the last surviving member of hockey’s famed “Kraut1 Line”  and a former member of the Royal Canadian Air Force, passed away January 4, 2017...
January 18, 2017

A close-up of the beam expander system used with DRDC’s high energy laser (HEL).

Army research finding potential in high-energy lasers

In the late 1960s, Canadian researchers working at the Defence Research Establishment in Valcartier, Quebec made a game-changing advance in laser technology...
January 18, 2017

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Between my father and younger brother they served 65 years defending this country. I know the sacrifices you are making as far as leaving family behind while you deploy throughout the world, putting yourself in harm's way so we can live the life we have. It takes a special kind of person and I salute you all! Come home safe and sound!  Happy New Year!!! Canada - True North Strong and Free.

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