RIMPAC 2012

RIMPAC 2012

August 01, 2012 09:00 ET

Media Advisory: End-Exercise Interview Opportunity by RIMPAC Public Affairs

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, HAWAII--(Marketwire - Aug. 1, 2012) - Media are invited to conduct an interview with Rear Admiral (RAdm) Ron Lloyd about the achievements of Canadian and multi-national military forces that participated in the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise, which wraps up this week.

What: RAdm Lloyd is RIMPAC's Deputy Commander Combined Task Force. He is the second in command of the exercise. He will be available for phone, Skype or taped video interviews.
When: Interviews will be scheduled Thursday, August 2, 2012, between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m. Hawaiian Standard Time.

Notes to editor / news director: Media who are interested in conducting an interview are required to RSVP by 9 p.m. HST Wednesday, August 1st to Lieutenant Commander Nathalie Garcia, RIMPAC Senior Canadian Public Affairs Officer: 1(250) 213-8970, lcdr.nathalie.garcia@gmail.com.

More RIMPAC information and video B-roll is available at the following links:

RIMPAC News Release:
http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/news-nouvelles/news-nouvelles-eng.asp?id=4233

RIMPAC Backgrounder:
http://www.forces.gc.ca/site/news-nouvelles/news-nouvelles-eng.asp?id=4234

RCAF RIMPAC Backgrounder:
http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/v2/nr-sp/index-eng.asp?id=12926

RAdm Lloyd Biography:
http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dsa-dns/sa-ns/ab/sobv-vbos-eng.asp?mAction=View&mBiographyID=718

Combat Camera still imagery and B-roll under the heading "Ex RIMPAC, Hawaii USA"
http://www.combatcamera.forces.gc.ca/site/01/RIMPAC12/index-eng.asp

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