Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

June 16, 2016 07:00 ET

Public Service Announcement: RCAF CF-188 Hornets to Flyby at La Boucle of The Grand Defi Pierre Lavoie

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - June 16, 2016) - Two Royal Canadian Air Force CF-188 Hornets will conduct a flyby over the city of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, at around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 18 2016 for the start of La Boucle of The Grand défi Pierre Lavoie.

The aircraft will fly over the Royal Military College Saint-Jean site area at an altitude no lower than 500 feet above the highest point of their route before resuming a higher flying altitude for their return trip to 3 Wing Bagotville.

Flybys are carefully planned and closely controlled to ensure public safety at all times.

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Contact Information

  • Public affairs office
    3 Wing Bagotville
    Department of National Defence
    Phone: 418-677-4000 ext: 7277 or 4145