The Canadian Press

1998-04-06 | Submarine-Purchase

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Defense Minister Art Eggleton announced in early April that Canada was finally getting rid of its 30-year-old Oberon-class submarine fleet. The Canadian Forces planned to buy four British Upholder-class subs for not more than 750 million dollars.

Date: 1998-04-06
Placeline: Halifax, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 9 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << these modern diesel electric subs will maintain Canada's vital submarine capability for the next generation >>

Clip ID: 19980406CPCN001