Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 27, 2016 06:00 ET

REMINDER/Public Service Announcement: Increased Helicopter Flights at 12 Wing Shearwater as Part of Family Day events

SHEARWATER, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 27, 2016) - National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Helicopter familiarization flights for military members and their families will occur over the Halifax-Shearwater area as part of Family Day activities on Saturday, August 27, 2016.

12 Wing Shearwater holds a Family Day every summer to welcome its new members and their families following the posting season. The event is an opportunity for our families to meet new friends and co-workers through a variety of activities.

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

Contact Information

  • MARLANT/JTFA Duty Public Affairs Officer
    Working Hours Inquiry Line: 902-427-3766
    After Hours Inquiry Duty Phone: 902-452-5280
    hfx.dutypao@forces.gc.ca