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  • Initialism of Canadian Coast Guard Ship.. The designation for vessels operated by the Canadian Coast Guard.


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  • It is to be called the CCGS John G. Diefenbaker, after the former Conservative prime minister, and is expected to be delivered in 2017.

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  • Now what about CCGS TERRY FOX (built 1983), CCGS PIERRE RADISSON (built 1978), CCGS AMUNDSEN (built 1979), CCGS DES GROSEILLIERS (built 1982)?

    At last: One new icebreaker for Canadian Coast Guard/Marine security

  • Suppose Harper's chocolate eggs turn out to be real and not imaginary, remember, this is the man who just named an icebreaker "CCGS John G. Diefenbaker" -- a ship for which there is still no contract, and which can't be finished until 2017.

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  • It is the CCG that annually sends its most capable units into the high Arctic, including Canada's largest icebreaker, CCGS Louis S. St.

    "A job for the Coast Guard"

  • In a wastebasket, detectives found an invoice for more than £100,000 in ship repairs for the CCGS Parizeau.

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  • The 58-metre-long steel-hulled ship they bought, CCGS Parizeau, was an oceanic research vessel for Fisheries and Oceans Canada until it was decommissioned in 2001 and renamed Destiny Empress.

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  • "As the Coast Guard begins celebrating its 50th anniversary next year, we are looking forward to increasing Canada's presence in the North through our new polar-class icebreaker, the CCGS John G. Diefenbaker," Fisheries and Oceans Minister Keith Ashfield said.

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  • Some focus groups saw spooky shapes inside the port holes of the research icebreaker CCGS Amundsen.

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  • The federal Conservative government is replacing the CCGS Louis St. Laurent, which is named after the former Liberal prime minister, with a new ship that will cost $720-million.

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  • Guard Ship (CCGS) Pierre Radisson sail past an iceberg in the Hudson Strait off the coast of Music briefs


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