Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 07, 2009 13:10 ET

Media Advisory: Announcement by the Minister of National Defence

OROMOCTO, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - July 7, 2009) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway, will make an important defence procurement announcement, which will demonstrate the Government's commitment to rebuilding the Canadian Forces, implementing the Canada First Defence Strategy and generating economic stimulus across the country.

WHERE: CFB Gagetown
Building D-58, 2nd Battalion,
The Royal Canadian Regiment LAV III Barn
Oromocto, New Brunswick

WHEN: July 8, 2009

TIME: 2 p.m. (Atlantic)

Note to Editors/News Directors:

Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with CFB Gagetown Public Affairs, at 506-422-2000 ext. 2466. Please RSVP no later than 11:00 a.m. on July 8, 2009.

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