November 10, 2011
Date: November 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Calgary International Airport
Main Terminal Departures Level
Event: Remembrance Day Ceremony
Calgary, AB – The Calgary International Airport Pipe Band and Honour Guard will form-up at 10:30 a.m. in the Concourse D - Departures Level Check-in area of YYC. They will parade through the terminal, ending at the open public area adjacent to Montana’s Cookhouse.
The airport community Honour Guard will include uniformed representatives from Calgary Police Service, RCMP, Calgary Fire Department, Calgary Emergency Medical Services, Royal Air Force, British Army, Canadian Corp of Commissionaires, 604 Royal Canadian Air Cadets, Canada Border Services Agency and the United States Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection.
There will be a brief ceremony commencing at 10:40 a.m. for airport employees and travellers who wish to pause and remember those who have served in past conflicts, and honour the men and women who serve our country today.
Acting as the Master of the Ceremonies and Parade Commander will be Constable Mike Bertin, Drum Major for the Calgary International Pipe Band. Representing The Calgary Airport Authority will be Ken McNeill on behalf of the Board of Directors.
For further information, contact:
Cst. Mike Bertin
Calgary Police Airport Unit
Calgary Police Service