Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 13, 2010 14:35 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Shipbuilding Milestone

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - July 13, 2010) - - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada and Minister for Status of Women, and the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry will make a defence equipment announcement in line with the Canada First Defence Strategy.

When: 11:00 a.m. (Atlantic Time)
  Wednesday July 14, 2010
   
Where: Carlson Jetty, HMCS Scotian
  2111 Upper Water Street
  Halifax, N.S.

Notes to editor / news director: Access to the Carlson Jetty will be through the parking lot just south of HMCS Scotian's main building, near the casino. Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with Maritime Forces Atlantic Public Affairs, at (902) 427-3766 no later than 4:00 p.m. on July 13, 2010.

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