Breaking New Ground—Stories from Defence Construction Breaking_new_ground - Page 72

Key Events of the period April 1980—The CF-18 Hornet is chosen as Canada’s new fighter aircraft. March 1985—Brian Mulroney and Ronald Reagan sign NAADM Agreement at the “Shamrock Summit”. December 1986—Responsibility for DCC transferred to Minister of Public Works from the Minister of National Defence. Aerial view of the new Ship Repair Unit at the dockyard at CFB Esquimalt, British Columbia, 1991 62 BREAKING NEW GROUND DEFENCE CONSTRUCTION CANADA