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Operation NANOOK 13, Gjoa Haven, Nunavik, Canada.

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August 22 2013 …

August 22 2013
Operation NANOOK 13, Gjoa Haven, Nunavik, Canada.
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A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south.
Director: Nathan Juran Writers:Martin Berkeley (screenplay), William Alland (story) Stars: Craig Stevens, William Hopper, Alix Talton | See full cast and crew

P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca

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  • 1. 49th Parallel A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south. Director: Nathan Juran Writers: Martin Berkeley (screenplay), William Alland (story) Stars: Craig Stevens, William Hopper, Alix Talton | See full cast and cre Operation NANOOK 13 Operation NANOOK 13: http://www.pm.gc.ca/ August 21, 2013, Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, Canada. Operation NANOOK 13 is a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) operation conducted in close cooperation with other federal departments and provincial, territorial and regional partners in Canada’s North. Operation NANOOK 13 provides a visible presence in the North and demonstrates Canada’s ability to respond to any emergencies in the region. It builds upon previous NANOOK operations that have been conducted primarily in the eastern and high Arctic every summer since 2007. Operation NANOOK 13 encompasses four regions of the Arctic, each with its own unique scenario. P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca CAF Jet. Defense Technology News rights reserved Canada Operation Nanook August 21 2013
  • 2. Operation NANOOK 13 Operation NANOOK 13:http://www.pm.gc.ca/ August 21, 2013, Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, Canada. Operation NANOOK 13 is a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) operation conducted in close cooperation with other federal departments and provincial, territorial and regional partners in Canada’s North. Operation NANOOK 13 provides a visible presence in the North and demonstrates Canada’s ability to respond to any emergencies in the region. It builds upon previous NANOOK operations that have been conducted primarily in the eastern and high Arctic every summer since 2007. Operation NANOOK 13 encompasses four regions of the Arctic, each with its own unique scenario. P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca CAF Jet. Defense Technology News rights reserved
  • 3. Prime Minister's Web Site (http://www.pm.gc.ca/) Public event for August 22, 2013 August 21, 2013 Ottawa, Ontario Public event for Prime Minister Stephen Harper for Thursday, August 22nd is: Rankin Inlet, Nunavut 13:30 p.m. (14:30 p.m. EDT) - Prime Minister Stephen Harper will participate in a photo opportunity. He will be joined by Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources, Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, Dennis Patterson, Senator for Nunavut, and Ryan Leef, Member of Parliament for Yukon. Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 4. In Whitehorse, CAF personnel will work with the Yukon territorial government in a disaster-relief scenario. Cornwallis Island: Military personnel deployed to Cornwallis Island will work with Environment Canada personnel to protect wildlife from threats. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Prime Minister's Web Site (http://www.pm.gc.ca/) Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 5. Resolution Island will see the combined efforts of the CAF and the Canadian Coast Guard at work at sea and on land in support of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 6. On King William Island, the Canadian Rangers will patrol the land unsupported and in austere conditions. The Canadian Rangers will also be refining multi-vessel patrolling techniques while demonstrating their skills in observing and reporting activity in the Northwest Passage. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 7. Each scenario demonstrates the abilities of the Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army and Royal Canadian Air Force to work jointly as well as with participating provincial, territorial, regional, and municipal partners on land, at sea and in the air. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 8. Operation NANOOK 13 demonstrates the CAF’s ability to assert Canada's sovereignty over its most northerly regions. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_ IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 9. It enhances the CAF’s ability to operate in arctic conditions, improves coordination in whole-of-government operations and maintains interoperability with mission partners for maximum effectiveness in response to safety and security issues in the North. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 10. Operation NANOOK 13 also helps the CAF develop and maintain strong relationships with local authorities and indigenous populations, in addition to showcasing the unique expertise of the Canadian Rangers. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 11. Executed by Joint Task Force (North), Operation NANOOK 13 supports a key objective of Canada’s Northern Strategy: to protect and defend Canadian sovereignty. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_IU.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca
  • 12. Operation NANOOK 13 Pelican Nebula IC5067_HaSHOgonzalez_2000 Cesar Blanco Gonzalez apod.nasa.gov pic of the day P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca IC 5067 in the Pelican Nebula Image Credit & Copyright: César Blanco González Explanation: The prominent ridge of emission featured in this dramatic skyscape is cataloged as IC 5067. Part of a larger emission nebula with a distinctive shape, popularly called The Pelican Nebula, the ridge spans about 10 light-years following the curve of the cosmic pelican's head and neck. This false color view also translates the pervasive glow of narrow emission lines from atoms in the nebula to a color palette made popular in Hubble Space Telescope images of star forming regions. Fantastic, dark shapes inhabiting the 1/2 degree wide field are clouds of cool gas and dust sculpted by the winds and radiation from hot, massive stars. Close-ups of some of the sculpted clouds show clear signs of newly forming stars. The Pelican Nebula, itself cataloged as IC 5070, is about 2,000 light-years away. To find it, look northeast of bright star Deneb in the high flying constellation Cygnus. Authors & editors: Robert Nemiroff (MTU) & Jerry Bonnell (UMCP) NASA Official: Phillip Newman Specific rights apply. NASA Web Privacy Policy and Important Notices A service of: ASD at NASA / GSFC & Michigan Tech. U.
  • 13. More than 1,000 CAF personnel are deployed on Operation NANOOK 13 from August 2 to 23. This document is also available in Inuktitut at http://pm.gc.ca/grfx/docs/20130821_BG_Op_NANOOK_I U.pdf Operation NANOOK 13 P. Anna Paddon PAZ - Paddon Development Constitution Tunnel Email: paz4Tunnel@hotmail.ca CAF Jet. Defense Technology News rights reserved