MONTREAL, Sept. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Two CH-146 Griffon helicopters from 427
Special Operations Aviation Squadron will conduct training in the Montreal
area from September 9-11 between 6:00 p.m. and midnight.
Flying from the St-Hubert airport, helicopters will approach Place
Desjardins (at Ste-Catherine and Bleury) from different directions and will
hover over the building for brief periods of time in order to practice night
approaches to high rise buildings.
Every effort has been made to minimize disruption to the public.
427 SOAS provides both a tactical and special operations aviation
capability to all units within Canadian Special Operations Forces Command
(CANSOFCOM.) More information about the Squadron, their role and CANSOFCOM is
available at www.427SOAS.forces.gc.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Captain Aaron Scherle, CANSOFCOM Public
Affairs, (613) 687-5511, ext 7201, Mobile: (613) 218-0871;