Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

December 18, 2013 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: CAF Members Return from Philippines

8 WING/CFB TRENTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2013) - Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members deployed on Operation RENAISSANCE to assist with the hurricane relief effort in the Philippines will begin returning home this Thursday. Media are invited to the arrival of the first return flight into 8 Wing / Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton.

Where: Passenger Terminal, CFB Trenton
When: Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 1:45 p.m. for 2:00 p.m.
Who: Members of the DART will be greeted by:
Rick Norlock, Member of Parliament for Northumberland-Quinte West
Lt.-Gen. Marquis Hainse, Commander Canadian Army
Lt.-Gen. Yvan Blondin, Commander Royal Canadian Air Force

Note to Editors and News Directors: Parking will be limited beside the passenger terminal. For further information please contact: Captain Julie Brunet, 8 Wing Public Affairs, via email at Imagery of the arrival will also be available online at

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