CANADIAN NAVY

Navy's Combat Readiness Under Fire

The Royal Canadian Navy is facing serious challenges to meet its combat readiness requirements, according to a review by the Department of National Defence. The Chief Review Services Evaluation cites...
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END OF THE LINE

OTTAWA - The navy's decision to retire four venerable warships will mean finding short-term stop-gaps until new vessels are built.Two of the fleet's three destroyers, HMCS Iroquois and Algonquin, and...
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Esquimalt Crew Hurt In Naval Ship Fire

ESQUIMALT, B.C. - A Canadian navy warship stranded in the Pacific Ocean was expected to be towed to Hawaii after an engine-room fire significantly damaged the vessel and injured about 20 sailors, the...