The Canadian Coast Guard dedicates new medium class icebreaker to service

Media advisory

Québec City, Quebec – The Minister of Public Services and Procurement, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, on behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, will welcome the new medium class icebreaker CCGS Vincent Massey with a dedication to service ceremony.

Date:                 September 11, 2023
Time:                11 a.m. EDT    
Location:         Canadian Coast Guard Base
                          101 Champlain Blvd., Québec City, Quebec G1K 4H9

Note: Media should plan to arrive at 10:30 a.m. via gatehouse A at the Base's main entrance and will be invited aboard the icebreaker after the dedication ceremony. Photo ID will be required to enter the site.

Registration: Media planning to attend the ceremony are asked to contact Fisheries and Oceans Canada Media Relations by emailing prior to the event. 


Jérémy Collard
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Fisheries Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

Media Relations
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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