Saving the fleet

Canada is at real risk that before the CSC-class is fully ready, our navy will be compromised.

DND Photo: Corporal Anthony Chand
HMCS Fredericton crossing the North Atlantic, Jan. 9.
Stewart Webb, Chris Murray
Published: Monday, 01/25/2016 5:57 pm EST
Last Updated: Monday, 01/25/2016 6:43 pm EST

The newly-elected Liberal government has vowed that they will grapple with defence issues head on. Procurement issues are, of course, one of them. Cost overruns and delays are not abnormal in defence procurement, but the ambitious, multi-decade National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy is already veering off course. 

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