Monday, June 15, 2015

HMCS Winnipeg Deploying on OP REASSURANCE

HMCS Winnipeg deployed today for a 9 month mission throughout the Mediterranean and Black Sea as part of OP REASSURANCE, as a member of NATOs Standing Maritime Forces.

HMCS Winnipeg will replace HMCS Fredericton, which has been deployed in the region since January 2015.

255 Sailors and Air Crew aboard the Winnipeg will spend the next nine months promoting security and stability in Central and Eastern Europe.