Petawawa soldiers training near Calabogie

0 150 soldiers in winter training exercises in the area of Calabogie Peaks from Jan. 19 to 29
January 19, 2016 at 3:05 pm  •  Posted in News by  •  0 Comments

If you see soldiers in the Calabogie area this week, there is no need to be alarmed.

According to Garrison Petawawa, close to 150 uniformed soldiers will be taking part in winter training exercises in the area of Calabogie Peaks from January 19th through to the 29th.

Soldiers will be carrying weapons, but will not be firing either ammunition or pyrotechnics.

Residents may also see low-flying aircraft, as a CH-147 Chinook Helicopter will be in the area throughout the month of January.

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