Commander Jeff Loder RCN to Speak at Prestigious Conference

September 10, 2018 – SMi group reports: Interview released with Royal Canadian Navy released ahead of Maritime Information Warfare conference taking place this November in London With SMi’s 2nd annual Maritime Information Warfare conference just 2 months away, SMi group caught up with Commander Jeff Loder, Section Head Communications and Information Systems Requirements, Royal Canadian Navy to discuss current developments, priorities and the upcoming event. Loder said, “Traditionally navies have operated in three primary areas of warfare; Anti-Air Warfare (AAW), Anti-Surface Warfare (ASuW) and Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW). Although previously foundational,…

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CSN calls for truth and transparency on federal shipbuilding schedules

While the jobs of 800 workers depend on a swift approval of a second naval support ship, federal government bureaucrats are busy trying to bury any evidence supporting this urgent operational need for Royal Canadian Navy. The National Post story of last week is just the latest proof of this: federal bureaucrats are claiming that Vancouver shipyard’s ship delivery schedules are now suddenly secret. While the Department of National Defense continues to maintain that the first Joint Support Ship (SIC) will be delivered by the Vancouver Shipyard in 2021, it…

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