Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 03, 2011 18:16 ET

Media Advisory: Minister MacKay Welcomes Home Personnel From Libya Mission-Delayed Due to Weather

14 WING GREENWOOD, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 3, 2011) - This event has been delayed due to enroute weather.

Media are invited to join the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and Brigadier-General Fred Bigelow, Director General Personnel and Family Support Services, as they greet personnel from 14 Wing Greenwood, who are returning home from Op Mobile, Canada's contribution to the UN mandated and NATO-led Operation Unified Protector.

When: New Timing: Saturday November 5, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. (ADT)

Where: 14 Wing Greenwood, Air Movement Unit, 7 Hangar

What: Return of a CP-140 Aurora maritime patrol aircraft from deployment as part of Operation MOBILE.

Notes to editor / news director: Media are to contact the 14 Wing's Public Affairs Officer at (902) 765-1494, extension 5101 to coordinate registration and access to the airdrome at least two hours before expected arrival of our personnel.

Contact Information

  • Information: 1-866-377-0811/613-996-2353
    www.forces.gc.ca

    14 Wing's Public Affairs Officer
    (902) 765-1494, extension 5101