Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

January 18, 2012 17:08 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Fantino Highlights Economic Benefits of Canada's Participation in the Multinational Joint Strike Fighter Program

ALDERGROVE, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 18, 2012) - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, will highlight important production milestones at firms in Aldergrove and Delta from additional work created in British Columbia as a direct result of Canada's decision to participate with our military allies in the multinational Joint Strike Fighter program.

When: 10 a.m. (PST), Thursday, January 19, 2012
Where: Advanced Integration Technology (AIT) Canada
3168 262nd Street, Suite 100
Aldergrove, British Columbia
What: Minister Fantino will be joined by Mark Warawa, Member of Parliament for Langley in highlighting an important production milestone.
When: 2.p.m. (PST), Thursday, January 19, 2012
Where: Avcorp Industries Inc.
10025 River Way
Delta, British Columbia
What: Minister Fantino will be joined by Kerry-Lynne Findlay, Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East, in highlighting an important production milestone.

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