CASR ~ Canadian American Strategic Review
New Pages: (Nov 2013) Field Aviation
MSA, Dutch JSS (update) (Sept 2013) FWSAR draft RFP (Aug) CC-138 R&O (Jul) 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 Pages: (Sept 2013) NASP: National Aerial Surveillance Program (Aug)
UTA Project, Canadian Multi-mission-Aircraft Project, Naval Large Tug (July)
JUSTAS Project (HALE/ MALE UAVs): Elbit Hermes, General
Atomics Altair, Predator, Guardian,
Avenger, EADS Eagle 1, Eagle 2, IAI Malat Heron 2 Northrop Grumman Global Hawk/Polar Hawk
Past: (Feb 2013) C18 TSW, Precision 7.62 mm Weapon Project, Marksman Rifle System (Jan) OTAS (Nov 2012) FWSAR & Candidates (Sept) CCG Helicopter Project Candidates.
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Close Combat Vehicle Project articles.
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Ships and Shipbuilding articles.
New Page (Aug 2013) '2013 Northern Tour' – PM Stephen Harper heads up to the Arctic
New 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 Page: (Aug 2013) Kick-Starting DND's New Canadian Ranger Rifle (NCRR) Project
DND planners could benefit from some sage advise from their 'preferred small arms supplier'.
New Page: (Aug 2013) Arctic sovereignty and SAR obligations: SAR/Salvage icebreakers in place of
AOPS? A binding Arctic SAR treaty requires a quick fix to our 'capability gaps'.
Past Page: (Dec 2012) CH-160M Can Hawk – an RCAF rotary-wing CSAR/SOF
capability, (April) An alternative to the CF-35? F/A-18F Super Hornet and 'Northern
Growler (June) Arctic SAR –
Rotary-Wing SAR needs FOLs (April) Northern Sentinel: Part 1 and Part 2
Updated: (Nov 2013) Maritime Surveillance Aircraft: Boeing selects the Challenger 605
New Page: (July 2013) Is there room for Global Express Maritime Surveillance
Browse-by-Subject index to CASR's Aerospace Industry articles.
Overview of Canadian Forces UAVS – Trials, Leases, and Procurement.
Updated (Nov 2013) Going Dutch: An opportunity for the Close Combat Vehicle Project?
New Page (Aug 2013) The JSS Project: Delays, delivery dates, urgency, and
New Page (May 2013) New RCN ships would secure Arctic Sovereignty? What evidence?
New Page (May 2013) NSPS Priorities: JSS and Polar Icebreaker Scheduling Conflicts
New Page (April 2013) Canada's Strategic Resources: Managed assets or foreign
Past Pages (May 2013) Would new RCN ships secure Arctic sovereignty?, NSPS: JSS and polar icebreaker scheduling conflict (April) Canadian strategic
resources: Foreign SOEs or managed assets? (March) Leaders Lose their Lustre (Jan) Do we need another CC-177?
Updated Page: (Sept 2013) 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
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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