HMCS Ville de Quebec in Barcelona

Google Translation By Antoni Casinos On August 6, 2018, the frigate of the Royal Navy of Canada HMCS Ville de Quebec with a numeral FFH-332 made its entrance to the port of Barcelona, ​​on a courtesy visit. Practically without the assistance of the tugboats, the Canadian frigate with a displacement of about 5,000 tons, made alone the entrance to the port and berthing operations to the Barcelona Wharf east facing, next to the World Trade Center building, place where It will remain until August 10. The frigate HMCS Ville de…

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HMCS Ville de Quebec deploys with Cyclone helicopter

HMCS Ville de Quebec departed Halifax July 18th, the same day the ship she is supposedly relieving, arrives in St John’s, for Operation REASSURANCE. This mission also marks the first operational deployment of a CH-148 Cyclone helicopter, which at last report will not be combat ready until 2023, year 48 of the Sea King replacement program. The ship will join Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2), one of NATO’s maritime immediate reaction forces, on its way to the Mediterranean Sea as part of Canada’s support to NATO assurance and deterrence…

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