Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 25, 2011 10:12 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of National Defence to Make Funding Announcement at 17 Wing Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - July 25, 2011) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will make a funding announcement at 17 Wing Winnipeg. There will be a media opportunity with Minister MacKay following the announcement.

When: Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at 1000 a.m. CST

Where: Officer's Mess, 17 Wing Winnipeg

Note to the editor / news director: Media interested in attending are required to register in advance no later than 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 25; only pre-registered media agencies will be able to attend. Access on July 26 will be through the Wihuri gate (formerly Whytewold Avenue North, off of Ness Avenue) at 17 Wing. Media are advised to arrive no later than 9:40 a.m.

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