I haven't seen this posted yet, please forgive me if it has been.
Also, mods, feel feel to merge this into the Snowbirds chat - I just don't know how.
I've never posted a video to army.ca before, so please forgive if this isn't the right thread or way to post.
I found this on youtube just now, and thought some folks here might find this as cool as I did.
Hey there, everybody on Army.ca -
As some of you know, and some of you don't - I'm leaving in about 8hrs for the beautiful country of Sudan. :-\
The City of Calgary has managed to give me 4 months off of my duties to allow me to accompany a local film-maker who will be making a documentary...
I apologize if this topic has already been discussed, I looked through the Equipment forum for quite some time and could not find any posts directly relating to this. If this has already infact been discussed, by all means - feel free to get rid of it.
For those of you unaware, the new US Navy...
Anybody else see the movie Jarhead (2005) yet?
I saw it last night, and was semi-entertained. Not a bad movie, in my opinion - but it could have been better.
My question is this: the movie is based on an ex-Marine's memoirs of the 1991 Gulf War. He was stationed in Saudi Arabia to protect...
I am curious...
1. How many Taliban/Al-Qeida fighters did the CF kill while deployed to Afghanistan in 2002, on Operation Apollo?
I know the CF snipers were praised for their performance, and were awarded Broze Stars.
I know the JTF-2 is highly regarded for their performance also.
What is happening to the Reserve AD units?
With the removal of the Javelin AD system coming over the horizon, Reserve AD units won't have a weapon system in which to engage aircraft. Nor, to my knowledge, is there a replacement on the table either.
I would have thought that keeping man...
Something has been bothering me lately about the MHP...yes, I know - the infamous collection of failures on behalf of the Liberal government.
If anybody else can enlighten me, I'd appreciate it. But the numbers regarding the MHP simply don't add up to me.
1. We purchased 100 Griffon...
What sort of capabilities do the new MP versions of the Milcots possess?
In Army News, it states the Milcots will come in 3 versions; basic version, specialized MP version, and cable laying version for the commies.
What sorts of physical and capability qualities does the new MP version...