Operation NEVUS

An aerial photograph over Nunavut


Op NEVUS 2016 (Op NE 16) took place in and around CFS Alert, Nunavut, from June 1 to 30. Commanded by Joint Task Force (North) and involved more than 100 CAF personnel from across Canada, Op NE 16 is the annual deployment of a technical team to Ellesmere Island to perform essential maintenance on the High Arctic Data Communications System (HADCS), located between Eureka and Alert.

An aerial photograph over Nunavut, taken en route to Canadian Forces Station Alert from a CC-177 Globemaster aircraft on June 10, 2016 during Operation NEVUS. Photo: PO2 Belinda Groves, Task Force Imagery Technician YK-2016-036-004 ~ Photo aérienne du Nunavut prise en route vers la Station des Forces canadiennes Alert, à bord d’un CC-177 Globemaster, le 10 juin 2016, au cours de l’opération NEVUS. Photo : M2 Belinda Groves, technicienne en imagerie de la force opérationnelle YK-2016-036-004

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