Atlantic Region News

No matter the challenge, Canadians can rest assured that their navy is ‘Ready, Aye, Ready’ to meet changing demands, emergency situations, and evolving threats to our sovereignty and security.

Whether deployed in the Arabian Sea on maritime security operations, assisting with domestic operations and humanitarian aid, or helping to support the local communities in which we reside, we have stories to share and invite you to learn more about your navy’s contributions at home and around the world.

Media may contact Maritime Forces Atlantic Public Affairs by phone at 902-427-3766 or by email at For afterhours, the duty Public Affairs Officer may be reached by phone at 902-452-5280 or by email at



New Year’s Message

New Year’s Message

With the New Year upon us, I would like to thank each and every one of you, as well as your families, for your dedication and hard work over the past 12 months.  I hope that you all take great pride in our collective achievements and your critical roles in helping achieve our mission. 

I wish you all the best for 2020.

Rear-Admiral Craig Baines

Commander Maritime Forces Atlantic and Joint Task Force Atlantic

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