Canadian Forces Operations During Rimpac 2016

Published on August 1, 2016 by

Aerial Refueling, medical assistance, ship arrival, diving and more

Highlight video of operational activities during the harbour phase of RIMPAC 16 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii on July 16, 2016.

Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.

The world’s largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relationships that are critical to ensuring the safety of sea lanes and security on the world’s oceans. RIMPAC 2016 is the 25th exercise in the series that began in 1971.



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