CASR ~ Canadian American Strategic Review
New Pages: (Jan 2014) CASR introduces a new section
– Strategic Overviews. Each article will take a concise look at threats to Canada's sovereignty and security in
the 21st Century.
Restore the funding for Canada's Heavy Urban Search and Rescue (HUSAR) teams?
National Aerial Surveillance Program – Transport Canada's NASP airborne
Trilateral Treaty – Joint Jurisdiction over the North American side of the
Timeline: the Royal Canadian Air Force's Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue Project
Timeline: the Joint Uninhabited Surveillance and Target Acquisition System Project
Timeline: Canadian Defence Procurement Agencies – From 1939 to the Present Day
New Page: (March 2014) The Domestic and Arctic Mobility Enhancement (DAME)
New Page: (March 2014) Medium Marginal Terrain Vehicle replacement for Bv206 MOSV
Updated Page: (Jan 2014) Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone and the Maritime Helicopter
Revised Pages: (Dec 2013) Close Combat Vehicle Project overview and CCV Project pages
Past Pages: (Sept 2013) NASP: National Aerial Surveillance Program (Aug) UTA Project, Canadian Multi-mission-Aircraft Project, Naval Large Tug
(July) JUSTAS Project UAVs
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Ships and Shipbuilding articles.
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Close Combat Vehicle Project articles.
New Page (March 2014) Alaska supports plan to truck LNG from North Slope to Fairbanks
A case study in supplying liquefied natural gas in the Arctic. By Bill White (edited excepts)
New Page (March 2014) Inuvik – Small-scale LNG makes in-roads in Canada's
Edited excepts from an article by Bill White from the US Office of the Federal Coordinator.
Past Page (Aug 2013) '2013 Northern Tour' –
PM Stephen Harper heads to the Arctic
Past Page (April 2013) Patrol Ship Procurement Approaches: A tale of two Icebreakers
Past Pages (Feb 2013) What Threat? DND Analysts Assess Russia's Arctic
Activities (Jan) Face off: Canada vs Russia, The other Arctic Passage: Russia's Northern Sea Route
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Arctic Sovereignty articles.
Also see: Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Canadian Coast Guard articles (as
well as comparisons with other countries' assets and approaches to harbour and maritime security)
New Pages: (Jan 2014) GoC to continue
with CH-148 Cyclone Maritime Helicopter Project (Nov 2013) Field Aviation
MSA, Dutch JSS (update) (Sept 2013) FWSAR draft RFP (Aug) CC-138 PT6A-27 R&O (July) Mine roller, 9m RHIB, Norwegian AOR (June) JSS Design
Past Pages: (April 2013) 7.62mm LMG, Leo 2 Gun Barrels (Feb) NSPS Non-Combat Ship, Canadian Surface Combatant Project
(Jan) MSVS SMP (Dec 2012) Miniature UAV LOI, Naval Large Tug (Nov) CSC
LOI (Oct) CCG HFC R&D (Sep) Sight mount, CF-18 drogue.
New Page: (April 2014) Bombardier Q200 / Dash 8-200s for Civilian
Revised Page: (April 2014) Bombardier Q100/Dash 8-100s for Military
New Page: (February 2014) Bombardier Q100 / Dash 8-100s for Civilian
New Page: (January 2014) Index to Bombardier Dash 8/Q Series
Special Missions Aircraft
Updated: (Nov 2013) Maritime Surveillance Aircraft: Boeing selects the Challenger 605
Recent: (July 2013) Is there room for a Global Express Maritime Surveillance
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Aerospace Industry articles.
Overview of Canadian Forces UAVS – Trials, Leases, and Procurement.
Updated (Apr 2014) Coastwatch – What can Canada learn from Australia's experience?
New Page (Apr 2014) Strategic Resources, Economic Sanctions & Military Preparedness
New Page (Apr 2014) Economic Sanctions, Procurement Opportunities, and the
Past Page (Feb 2014) Dignity and Respect – Finding a place for
wounded CAF Members
Past Page (Feb 2014) Special Agency ? SAR volunteers save lives and serve our
Updated Page: (Jan 2014) Origins and development of the
Maritime Helicopter Project
Updated Page: (Sept 2013) Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) Project
Past Pages: (June) Procurement Reform: Minister's Responsibility and Agency Timeline
(Aug) Arctic SAR: Resolute Bay crash and SAR basing (June) SAR Treaty Implications, Politics & FWSAR (May) Arctic airlift reality check (Jul 2011) Greenland SAR helicopter (Jan 2010) James Hasik: US armour options after FCS and The implications for industry
New Page: (March 2014) Turning Interim Maritime Helicopters into
Jim Dorschner suggests turning IMH CH-148s into Special Operations Aviation helicopters.
New Page: (March 2014) Next Generation Multi-Role Destroyer ... with a Supply Ship
Jim Dorschner recommends a role combo to widen the Canadian Surface Combatant project.
Past Pages: (Aug 2013) Kick-Starting DND's New Canadian Ranger Rifle (NCRR) Project
(Aug 2013) Arctic sovereignty SAR obligations: SAR/Salvage icebreaker instead of AOPS (Dec 2012) Rotary-wing CSAR/SOF capability, (April) F/A-18F Super Hornet & 'Northern Growler': Alternatives to
the 'CF-35'? (June) Arctic SAR: Rotary-Wing SAR needs FOLs (April) Northern Sentinel: Battlefield Surveillance Aircraft/Sidekick: BACN comms node
Other Subject Areas – Archived Sections from the CASR website
DND 101 (overview of Canadian Forces equipment) and Canadian Forces in Afghanistan.
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