Operation Caribbe 2014 in Full Swing
HMC Ships Kingston and Glace Bay have joined HMC
Ships Nanaimo and Whitehorse and a CP-140 Aurora aircraft detachment on Operation CARIBBE, Canada's contribution to the multinational campaign against illicit trafficking in the Americas and Caribbean.
The concurrent deployment of four ships and an aircraft detachment marks a first in CAF history in support to Operation CARIBBE, Canada's support to Operation MARTILLO - the multinational, joint, combined, and interagency effort among Western Hemisphere and European nations.
Operation CARIBBE demonstrates Canada's commitment to address security challenges in the region by denying transnational criminal organizations air and maritime access to the coastal regions of Central America.
The main girder of Vancouver Shipyard’s new 300-tonne Gantry Crane offloading at Fraser Surrey Docks on Satur
day, February 15, 2014.