Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

July 28, 2009 15:18 ET

Media Advisory: The Media are Invited to the Dedication Ceremony for the New Canadian Coast Guard Hovercraft

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 28, 2009) - On July 30, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will dedicate a new hovercraft, ACV Mamilossa.

The dedication ceremony will include a blessing, a purification ceremony and a tour of ACV Mamilossa.

Date: Thursday, July 30, 2009
Time: 10:15 am to 11:45 am
Location: Canadian Coast Guard Hovercraft Base
7100 Du Pont Street
Trois-Rivieres, Quebec G9A 6M2

Because safety measures will implemented to control access to the site, you are asked to confirm your plans to attend by contacting Stephanie Lapointe before Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at 418-648-4442 or by email at

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