Military

The federal government has made another multimillion-dollar investment into the development of the F-35 stealth fighter despite no guarantee it will buy the aircraft. An F-35A Lightning II fighter jet practises for an air show appearance in Ottawa, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Canada invests another US$70M in F-35 development despite no commitment to buy

The government says Canadian companies have also secured US$1.8 billion in work related to the stealth fighter

The federal government has made another multimillion-dollar investment into the development of the F-35 stealth fighter despite no guarantee it will buy the aircraft. An F-35A Lightning II fighter jet practises for an air show appearance in Ottawa, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
VIDEO: Six Canadian Forces members killed in helicopter crash honoured at ceremony

VIDEO: Six Canadian Forces members killed in helicopter crash honoured at ceremony

Helicopter crashed into the Ionian Sea off the coast of Greece on April 29

VIDEO: Six Canadian Forces members killed in helicopter crash honoured at ceremony
Members of the Canadian Armed Forces march during the Calgary Stampede parade in 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/ The Canadian Press)

B.C. MP wants to decriminalize self-harm in military

NDP’s third attempt to improve mental health assistance within the military

Members of the Canadian Armed Forces march during the Calgary Stampede parade in 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/ The Canadian Press)
Assault charges laid following incident at B.C. cadet training centre

Assault charges laid following incident at B.C. cadet training centre

The incident, at HMCS Quadra, in Comox, occurred in July of 2018

Assault charges laid following incident at B.C. cadet training centre
Troops from the Royal Westminster Regiment and the Oregon National Guard 162nd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team on Rainbow Bridge at Lightning Lakes during EXERCISE WESTIE AVALANCHE at E.C. Manning Provincial Park.

Local Army reservists host US Forces for winter training

Royal Westminster Regiment hosts winter training event for dozens of US soldiers in Manning Park

Troops from the Royal Westminster Regiment and the Oregon National Guard 162nd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team on Rainbow Bridge at Lightning Lakes during EXERCISE WESTIE AVALANCHE at E.C. Manning Provincial Park.