Hmcs Preserver

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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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Why Did This Spill Go Unnoticed?

HALIFAX - It took more than five hours to stop a navy ship from leaking fuel into the Halifax harbour last year because officers failed to ensure there was enough lighting, didn't position lookouts pr...
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The $500,000 Fender-Bender

The navy spent nearly half a million dollars to repair a supply ship that rammed into a dry dock in Halifax harbour last November. Documents obtained by CBC News reveal the collision occurred during...
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Stripped Of Command

The Royal Canadian Navy has confirmed to CBC News that the commander of HMCS Preserver has been stripped of his command. Cmdr. Larry Jones was in charge of the ship when it rammed into a fixed floati...