Country: Canada Region: Ottawa
Latitude: 45° 31' 0" N Longitude: -74° 34' 35" E
Area use / Military Branches: Active
45°25'25"N 75°41'23"W Ottawa
- Dept. of National Defence http://www.canada.ca/en/department-national-defence.html
Organisation responsible for defending Canada's interests and values at home and abroad.
It is the largest department of the Government of Canada in terms of budget as well as staff.
- Hq Canadian Special Operations Forces Command (CANSOFCOM) http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/3/3d/CANSOFCOMbadge.png responsible for all special forces ops against terrorism and threats to Canadians and Canadian interests around the world. CANSOFCOM controls:
-- Joint Task Force 2 (JTF 2) at D.Hill
-- Joint Incident Response Unit – Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CJIRU-CBRN) at CFB Trenton
-- Special Operations Regiment (CSOR) at CFB Petawawa
-- 427 Special Operations Aviation Sq (SOAS) at CFB Petawawa
-- Special Operations Training Centre (CSOTC) at CFB Petawawa.
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