Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

February 15, 2013 15:14 ET

Media Advisory: Minister MacKay to Announce Investments at 4 Wing Cold Lake

4 WING COLD LAKE, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 15, 2013) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will make announcements and discuss base quality of life issues on February 17, during his visit to 4 Wing Cold Lake. Mr. Brian Storseth, Member of Parliament for Westlock-St. Paul, and Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, Commander Royal Canadian Air Force will also be present.

When: Sunday, February 17, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. Media are requested to meet the Wing Public Affairs Officer at the Officers' Mess no later than 1:15 p.m.

Where: 4 Wing Cold Lake, Military Family Resource Centre.

What: Improvements to the base and training.

Notes to editor / news director: Media are requested to contact Captain Sandy Bourne, 4 Wing Public Affairs Officer, at 780-840-8000 ext 8121 or by mobile phone at 780-813-1373, or email sandra.bourne@forces.gc.ca no later than 4 p.m. on February 16, to coordinate registration and access to the venue.

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