Department Of Defence


Plane Delay? Don't Look At Me

After more than a decade of waiting for a new search-and-rescue plane, the military today is barely a step closer to flying one — and, that, says Defence Minister Peter MacKay, is not his fault. "I w...

Canada's Military Orders Stress Balls

OTTAWA - These are stressful times at National Defence.Belt-tightening. Uncertainty. Maybe even pink slips.Throw in a Cold War-style spy saga, and it's enough to push even the most unflappable worker...

Report: DND Must Set Aside More Cash

OTTAWA - Canada's auditor general is raising questions about the practice of contracting out maintenance on military equipment, and warns National Defence may not be setting aside enough cash to keep...