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Recent content by ark

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    Need direction-class A seeking physio

    Last I heard was that personnel on Class A was entitled to have any service related injury requiring treatment covered (on the civvy side) AND be paid Class A for any related visitations. As I said this is something I heard and have no official reference I could point you to. Perhaps someone...
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    Canadian Forces will not hire me but i question the reson can anyone help me

    What about people who never worked, are they also told to not apply? Something does not make sense here. There may be a policy of having to wait a few months before being eligible for re-enrolment and someone is misinterpreting that. I'm fairly confident there is a misunderstanding somewhere...
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    Polish Civilian and Military Leadership Killed in Crash

    Kaczynski was the guy who wanted to fly over Georgia during the last conflict with Russia. He was crammed in one helo with other top Eastern Europe leaders but the pilot refused stating high risk with all the High Value cargo on board. Once they landed, Kaczynski vowed to press charges against...
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    "So You Want To Be A Pilot" Merged Thread 2002 - 2018

    http://cradpdf.drdc.gc.ca/PDFS/unc90/p532336.pdf If you want to be rigorous, you can't say it helps but you can say there is a correlation between previous flying experience and success during early flight training (PFT) as per section 4.1.2. Keep in mind that correlation does not imply causation.
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    Question about releasing - Clothing?

    If you plan on serving again, Supplementary Reserve may be for you. In this case you will not have to release and wont have to parade with your unit unless you are put on active duty as described above.
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    Security Clearance.

    Cosmic Top Secret is a NATO classification. For a federal sec. clearance, Top Secret - Special Access (TSSA) is as high as you can go to my knowledge.
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    What song is stuck in your head?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=APtj3EvhfWA Warning, may be addictive and hypnotizing.
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    Serious questions before being recruited...

    You are right, I should have mentioned that there are new standards. As for the numpty V4s, there is even hope for them as some refractive surgeries are now eligible.
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    Serious questions before being recruited...

    Since 2008, a minimum of 20/20 uncorrected vision as well as strict refractive standard are no longer in effect.
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    Serious questions before being recruited...

    Actually for Pilots it does matter. Pilots old anthropometric minimum standard was 157.7cm for standing height. On top of that, candidates had to meet the seated height, leg length as well as thigh lenght standards. Since 2006, there is a computerized device producing more accurate measurements...
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    RCMP waiting for Habs players at CYUL

    It looks like some major crap is about to hit the fan in Montreal as one or more players are possibly involved in criminal activities. Source: CKAC 730 [edit] According to La Presse, Kost brothers have some ties to a guy linked to organized crime but they were not involved in any activities...
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    Int Op trade tell me more and more reg force please

    It is available at the Army Electronic Library public website.
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    Int Op trade tell me more and more reg force please

    This is your Intelligence Bible: B-GL-357-001-FP-001 Chapters 1 & 2 provide a good introduction to what Military Intelligence is all about.
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    'Demilitarization' of University Campus

    http://laws.justice.gc.ca/en/ShowFullDoc/cs/N-5///en He may want to think twice.
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    Water Quality near CFB Valcartier (merged)

    http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20090131.wwater31/BNStory/National/home May be of interest to some here.