Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

March 13, 2009 12:05 ET

Media Advisory-Winnipeg: Announcement by the Minister of National Defence

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - March 13, 2009) - The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway, will make an announcement regarding 17 Wing Winnipeg.



WHERE: 17 Wing Winnipeg
Officers' Mess
Winnipeg, M.B.

WHEN: March 15, 2009

TIME: 3:00 p.m. (CDT)


Note to Editors/News Directors:

Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with Captain Jeff Noel, 17 Wing Winnipeg Public Affairs Officer, at (204) 833-2500 ext. 6499. Media must RSVP no later than 4:00 p.m. on March 13, 2009.

Media will be met at the Wihuri (formally Whytewold) gate and escorted to the Officers Mess.

Contact Information

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