Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 16, 2013 12:15 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Loading and Departure of Helicopters at 8 Wing Trenton

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 16, 2013) - This document corrects and replaces the news release sent on November 16th, 2013 at 12:15 PM ET. The time of the event has been changed.

Media are invited to 8 Wing Trenton to view on-going preparations and the loading of two CH-146 Griffon Helicopters on board a CC-177 Globemaster III, bound for the Philippines to support the Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) humanitarian relief mission.

When: Loading - Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 10:00 am (EST). Aircraft departure at 3:00 pm (EST) - subject to change.

Where: Main Passenger Terminal, CFB Trenton.

Notes to editor / news director:

Media are asked to arrive at main passenger terminal at 11:30 am (Media are advised that for operational reasons there may be a delay in this timing).

Additional information on the DART is available:

Imagery of the Canadian Armed Forces involvement in Operation RENAISSANCE, the military contribution to Government of Canada humanitarian assistance and relief efforts are available:

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