DND says its focus is on the Victoria-class modernization, and it won't be exploring replacement options until the modernization is 'well underway.'
The Department of National Defence says its priority is the modernization of Victoria-class submarines, instead of their replacements. Pictured is Victoria-class HMCS Victoria in 2012. Photograph courtesy of Jacek Szymanski, Department of National Defence
As Canada’s four submarines undergo costly modernization upgrades, a former Canadian submariner says the government Department of National Defence needs to start a replacement project for the underwater warships.
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Fostering use of Inuit languages was a key aim in creating Nunavut, but 20 years later, NTI president Aluki Kotierk says there's been a 'failure' when it comes to providing essential services to the public in Inuktut.