Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

September 12, 2012 14:56 ET

Media Advisory: Dedication Ceremony for the New Air Mobility Training Centre

8 WING/CFB TRENTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2012) - Media are invited to join Mr. Chris Alexander, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, and the men and women of 426 Transport Training Squadron tomorrow at a dedication ceremony for the new Air Mobility Training Centre at 8 Wing/Canadian Forces Base Trenton.

When: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 11 a.m.

Where: Air Mobility Training Centre, 46 Yukon Street, 8 Wing/CFB Trenton, Ont.

What: The new Air Mobility Training Centre building will be dedicated in honour of Wing Commander Sedley S. Blanchard, the first Commanding Officer of 426 Transport Training Squadron.

Notes to editor / news director: Media are requested to contact Lieutenant Christopher Daniel, 8 Wing Public Affairs Officer, at (613) 392-2811 extension 4565, or via email at christopher.daniel@forces.gc.ca no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12, to coordinate registration and access to the venue. Media are requested to meet the Wing Public Affairs Officer at the venue no later than 10:45 a.m.

Google Map:

http://maps.google.ca/maps?q=46+Yukon+Street,+Trenton,+Ont.&hl=en&sll=62.657328,-95.989235&sspn=107.345082,270.351563&hnear=46+Yukon+St,+Trenton,+Ontario+K8V+5P5&t=m&z=16

For more information about 426 Transport Training Squadron, please visit:

http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/8w-8e/sqns-escs/page-eng.asp?id=667

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