Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

June 10, 2016 15:16 ET

Media Advisory: Quinte International Air Show 2016 Media Day and Registration Deadline

TRENTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 10, 2016) - National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Media are invited to attend the Quinte International Air Show (QIAS) 2016 Media Day at 8 Wing / Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Trenton.

Who: Colonel Colin Keiver, Commander 8 Wing/CFB Trenton.
When: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Thursday, 16 June, 2016.
Where: 8 Wing Passenger Terminal, 6 North Star Drive, CFB Trenton, Ontario.
What: Members of the media are invited to join Colonel Colin Keiver, QIAS 2016 Co-Chairs Lieutenant-Colonels Cathy Blue and Kevin Tromp for familiarization flights onboard various Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft. Due to operational requirements, the nature of these flights is subject to change.
An interview and photo opportunity will take place from 0915 to 1030 before boarding the aircraft.

Media are also advised that a 13 June deadline is in place for media registration for the Quinte International Air Show (QIAS) 2016.

Please visit the MEDIA section, under the INFORMATION tab, of the QIAS2016 website (click here) to register today.

Note to Editors / news director: Interested media are requested to contact Lt. Karyn Blanchette, Public Affairs Officer, 8 Wing/CFB Trenton, 613-695-7384, karyn.blanchette@forces.gc.ca. For more information, please contact the QIAS Office below.

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