US Navy Photo: Lt. Cmdr. Corey Barker
USS Rentz receives fuel from the Royal Canadian Navy supply ship HMCS Preserver, Sept. 11, 2013. The struggle between military needs and economic development will be especially visceral when dealing with “in-development” equipment, writes Jean-Christophe Boucher.
In February 2014, the Harper government revealed a new Defence Procurement Strategy in response to growing concerns that the Canadian military procurement policy was seriously dysfunctional.