Vice-Admiral Ron Lloyd RCN on Frigate Design Contract

I could not be more pleased that the Government of Canada has unveiled the team that will design and deliver the Canadian Surface Combatants (CSC) which will become the backbone of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) for the next several decades. The implications for the Department of National Defence, Canadian Armed Forces and our Navy are wide-sweeping and we have already begun to take the necessary steps across the institution to ensure we leverage the technology and innovation that will be built into these extremely capable platforms. The RCN is…

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2019 Appointments Announced

1. VADM RON LLOYD IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE FOLLOWING NAVY COMMAND AND SENIOR APPOINTMENTS: a. THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS ARE APPOINTED COMMANDING OFFICERS: (1) CDR P. CHU – SUBMARINE SEA TRAINING GROUP (2) CDR S. NELSON – SEA TRAINING STAFF (ATLANTIC) (3) CDR L. CREASY – HMCS REGINA (4) CDR J. DARGAVEL – HMCS TORONTO (5) CDR M. EELHART – HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC (6) CDR D. LAYTON – HMCS CALGARY (7) CDR S. PATCHELL – HMCS OTTAWA (8) CDR C. ROCHON – HMCS HALIFAX (9) CDR G. SIMPSON –…

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RCN signs MOU with Republic of Korea Fleet Command

October 12, 2018 – The Royal Canadian Navy has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Republic of Korea Fleet Command (South Korean Navy). The signing occurred on October 9, during a bilateral meeting with Republic of Korea Fleet Command officials at the Jeju Naval Base, during the International Fleet Review. Under this Memorandum of Understanding both navies commit to enhancing bilateral defence relations and furthering success and friendship when working in tandem both at sea and ashore. With new cooperative engagements, both navies will build upon their ability to…

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