CASR ~ Canadian American Strategic Review
New Page: (December 2014) Canadian Surface Combatant – Recapitalization of the RCN
Past Page: (August 2014) A Browse-by-Subject index to the decade-old FWSAR Project
Updated Page: (July 2014) Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) Project
Updated Page: (Apr 2014) Arctic SAR reality check: Cormorants and CC-177
Updated Page: (Jan 2014) Origins and development of the
Maritime Helicopter Project
New Page: (Jan 2015) Buy 'Militarized' Bell 429 Helicopters
for use on the new AOPS?
Extending the current Government of Canada order for Bell 429s to gain economy of scale
Past Page: (Oct 2014) IMH: Interim Maritime Helicopters for the Canadian Coast
Transferring available Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclones to enhance Polar Icebreaker's capabilities
Past Page: (Aug 2014) Search then Rescue: An Interim Solution for the
The Rescue Component: The second element in our Interim Solution to the FWSAR Project
Past Page: (June 2014) Search then Rescue: An Interim Solution for the
A decade later and FWSAR is still just a conceptual transport with a tacked-on EO turret.
Past Page: (March 2014) Turning Interim Maritime Helicopters into
Jim Dorschner suggests turning IMH CH-148s into Special Operations Aviation helicopters.
Past 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.
New Page: (Oct 2014) What's required for the CCG to protect BC's Coastal
New Page: (Sept 2014) Turning Russia's Loss into a Mistral Bounty for NATO &
Updated (Sept 2014) USNS Bridge & Rainier lease: JSS Project delays and
Past Page: (July 2014) Two Fleets for FWSAR: Specialization can be more Cost-Effective
Past Page: (July 2014) Bailing out Canada's National Shipbuilding Procurement
Past Page (May 2014) A new Canadian Defence Procurement
Special Operating Agency
Updated (May 2014) Economic Sanctions, Procurement Opportunities, and the
Updated (May 2014) Reviewing LAV III rollovers: Are criticisms of the LAV
Updated (Apr 2014) Coastwatch – What can Canada learn from
Past Page (Apr 2014) Strategic Resources, Economic Sanctions & Military
Past Page (Feb 2014) Dignity and Respect – Finding a place for
wounded CAF Members
Past Page (Feb 2014) Special Agency? SAR volunteers save lives & serve our
Updated Page: (July 2014) Index: Bombardier Dash 8/Q Series
Special Missions aircraft
Updated: (Nov 2013) Maritime Surveillance Aircraft: Boeing selects the Challenger 605
Past 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 Page: (Aug 2014) Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue Aircraft Replacement Project
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: Transport Canada's National Aerial Surveillance Program
New Page (Sept 2014) Canada's DRDC Researchers prepare for Future Arctic Operations
Military Researchers test rotary-wing UAV and UGVs in Joint Arctic Experiment 2014 Trials
Past 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)
Past 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
Past Page (Feb 2013) What Threat? DND Analysts Assesses Russia's Arctic
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) 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
Updated: (Oct 2014) Manned Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
New Page: (Oct 2014) Arctic Cooperation: RCN meets Danish ice-resistant patrol vessel
New Page: (Sept 2014) Russia re-opens a Cold War-era base on their
Northern Sea Route
New Page: (July 2014) Fixed-Wing Search & Rescue Aircraft Replacement LOI
Updated: (June 2014) Field Aviation and Boeing's Maritime Surveillance Aircraft
Past Page: (Jan 2014) GoC to continue
with CH-148 Cyclone Maritime Helicopter Project
Other Subject Areas – Archived Sections from the CASR website
The CF in Afghanistan and DND 101
New Page: (Sept 2014) Lockheed CC-130H Hercules
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