Rob Nicholson


CF-18 Jets To Get Upgrades

OTTAWA - The Harper government says it will extend the life of its aging fleet of CF-18 fighters.The jets are an important component of Canada's defence and will be updated to keep them flying for ano...

No CF-18 Replacement Contract Until 2018

OTTAWA - A contract to replace Canada's aging fleet of jet fighters won't be finalized until at least 2018.The Harper government has released its long-anticipated defence acquisition guide, which is m...

1¢ Cheque Won't Happen Again, MP Vows

OTTAWA - The government blunder that delivered a one-cent cheque to the mother of a dead Canadian soldier will never be repeated, Defence Minister Rob Nicholson vowed Wednesday in the House of Commons...