CFB Comox – Base Tour & Change of Command Ceremony

August 8 & 9, 2012

On August 8th, our group was invited for a private tour of Canadian Forces Base (CFBComox.

On August 9th we were again guests of CFB Comox for the Change of Command Ceremony for 407 Long Range Patrol (“Demon”) Squadron (Canada’s top anti-submarine warfare squadron):

http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/19w-19e/sqns-escs/page-eng.asp?id=522

During the tour, we spent over an hour inside a  CP-140 Aurora (there are no photos from most of the tour itself due
to security restrictions – photography is forbidden on the flight line):

http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/v2/equip/cp140/index-eng.asp

Also stationed at CFB Comox is 442 Search & Rescue Squadron:

http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/19w-19e/sqns-escs/page-eng.asp?id=559

Here are some of the highlights of this special event:

Note: click on a picture to begin a full screen carousel slide show with captions.

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About Scouter Jody

5th West Vancouver Mountaineer Scouts - Group Commissioner & Scoutmaster www.MountaineerScouts.com www.facebook.com/MountaineerScouts www.MountaineeringCamp.com https://instagram.com/MountaineerScouts/

Posted on August 16, 2012, in Special Event and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Hey all,
    That’s a very good update. Have you thought of Salmon fishining in the Campbell River area of Vancouver Island?

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