A reception was held for the seond time in two days at the Knokke-Heist townhall, at which the Canadian Ambassador to Belgium, Louis De Lorimier and the Canadian Contingent Brussum Military representative, LCol
Mike Moore gave speeches.
21 The X-32A Joint Strike Fighter, flown by LCol
. Edward Cabrera, USAF, broke the sound barrier over Edwards AFB, Calif.
"The real value that Canada brings to this is most of the people here are Florida Air National Guard, so they have been here for a long time and that gives great continuity and experience, but it somewhat divorces them from the operational side of air operations," said LCol
. Marc-Antoine Fecteau, commanding officer of 3 Canadian Forces Flying Training School in Southport, says the training at his school is hard, but it needs to be.
Ron Dunn is director of Land Requirements at DND and he told CDR, "Commercially available UASs are making exponential advances in technology and capability." He explained, "Systems that can be easily purchased online, can carry sophisticated imaging equipment and easily be modified with components that increase range, endurance and security.
Board Reception with LCOL
Chairs 6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
ALMOST A CENTURY later, LCol
. Sam Sharpe has been recognized.
Stephen Fritz-Millett (LCol
Retired) has worked for Calian since
Harjit Sajjan, Airbus rep Boris Burot, acting wing commander LCol
Curtis Wright and CWO Keith Sexstone.
) Joshua Kutryk hails from Fort Saskatchewan, AB.
(The first three of these profiled, Major Fred Tilston, Private Ernest "Smoky" Smith and LCol
. Cecil Merritt because they were still alive at the time).