HMCS Windsor prepares for upcoming Exercise Cutlass Fury

June 9, 2021 – What distinguishes a submarine deployment from a surface ship deployment? For CDR William Matheson, Commanding Officer of HMCS Windsor, the answer is clear. “That’s simple, the submarine.” While this is evident, he is only partly kidding. Everything onboard the submarine comes with its own interpretation. Showering, using the washroom (called the “heads” in Navy-speak), sleeping, watch…

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Canadian and Australian CTF-150 members contribute to Seychelles capacity-building initiative

June 15, 2021 – Canadian and Australian staff from the multinational Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150) deployed to the Republic of Seychelles from May 1-14, 2021 to provide training assistance to the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Their goal was to help build the capacity of regional partners in maritime security operations. The training involved participants from…

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Vice Admiral Scott Bishop Turns Over Command if CFINTCOM

June 15, 2021 – The Canadian Forces Intelligence Command (CFINTCOM) completed a change of command ceremony today between Vice-Admiral Scott Bishop and Major-General Michael Wright. The COVID-conscious ceremony saw VADM Bishop, who has been at the helm of CFINTCOM for five years, officially pass command to MGEN Wright, who recently returned from deployment in Iraq as Commander Joint Task Force…

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