Invictus fighting spirit rises

Australia’s Invictus Games swimming coach is Navy’s own Lieutenant Amy Beal, who is in Toronto, Canada with the Australian team putting the ‘unconquered’ into the adaptive sports competition concept. HMAS Arunta’s Deputy Maritime Logistics Officer said that it was inspiring to witness how the athletes found ways to push themselves that little bit further. “I was working with Petty Officer Maritime Logistics Supply Chain Ian McCracken and he kept raving about how good the 2016 Orlando games were and how much he got out of it as a support staff…

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Kraken Awarded $2,000,000 Robotics Contract

Kraken Robotics Inc. announced September 21st that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Kraken Robotic Systems Inc. has been awarded a contract valued at over $2,000,000. The contract entails the delivery of advanced sensors, underwater robotics and software. Delivery of the entire contract is expected in 4Q 2017. Further contract terms and program details are confidential. Karl Kenny, Kraken President and CEO said, “We’re delighted with this contract award from a highly valued customer. Over the past 18 months, Kraken has made a series of prudent investments in people and technology to advance…

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Scotland set to host largest military exercise in Europe

A major UK-led multinational exercise is set to begin next week when Exercise Joint Warrior gets underway. One of the largest military exercises of its kind in Europe, Joint Warrior will run from October 1-12, providing NATO allies and partners with an opportunity to improve the tactics and procedures vital in today’s complex battlefield. Fourteen nations will participate, bringing ships, aircraft and troops to military ranges across the country and to maritime exercise areas off the west and north coast of Scotland. Activity will feature: Thirty-five naval units from Belgium,…

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Dunkirk Piermaster Commander J Campbell Clouston RN Honored as Hometown Hero

Montreal-born Commander J. Campbell Clouston RN honored as a Hometown Hero at a commemorative ceremony in Montreal PQ September 21st. Event was attended by Clouston’s son from England and grandson from Australia. In keeping with navy traditions, the ceremony included a military band, the firing of a cannon, a minute of silence, the ringing of a ship’s bell, and the tossing of flowers into the water. The Government of Canada is committed to connecting Canadians to the significant events that contributed to our country’s rich history and heritage, particularly as we mark the centennial of the First…

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Corporate Name Change to Kraken Robotics

Kraken Sonar Inc. is pleased to announce that it has changed its name from Kraken Sonar Inc. to Kraken Robotics Inc. and that effective Friday, September 22, 2017, it will begin trading under its new name. The Company’s stock symbols will remain the same: TSX-V: PNG and OTCQB: KRKNF. The Company’s Canadian operating subsidiary, Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. (“KSSI”) has been renamed Kraken Robotics Systems Inc. (“KRSI”). While the public company name and Canadian operating subsidiary names will have changed, there has been no change to the Company’s ownership or…

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