The Canadian Coast Guard plays an essential role in ensuring the safety of mariners and the protection of Canada’s marine environment. This is why providing Canadian Coast Guard personnel with the vessels they need to continue to deliver these critical services to Canadians through the National Shipbuilding Strategy is a priority for the Government of Canada.
Gary Ivany, Assistant Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Region and Marc Mes, Director General for Canadian Coast Guard Fleet and Maritime Services will welcome the new search and rescue lifeboat CCGS Hare Bay with a dedication to service ceremony.
The Canadian Coast Guard’s seasonal search and rescue stations in Cap-aux-Meules, Havre-Saint-Pierre, Kegaska, Québec City, Rivière-au-Renard and Tadoussac have now resumed operations. Our six vessels of Saint-Lawrence sector have been launched on Thursday, March 31st, and have now reached their respective base.
La Garde côtière canadienne avise les résidents de Midland, en Ontario, et des environs, que le NGCC Griffon effectuera des opérations de déglaçage dans la région le 6 avril 2022 ou aux alentours de cette date.