Canadian Generals Selected for New Appointments
The Honourable John McCallum, the Canadian Minister of National Defence, recently announced upcoming promotions and appointments. These NORAD appointments will take place during the summer of 2003.
Lieutenant-General Ken Pennie, the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the North American Aerospace Defence command in Colorado, will be appointed Chief of the Air Staff at National Defense Headquarters in Ottawa.
Major-General Eric Findley, Director of NORAD Operations, will be promoted to Lieutenant-General and appointed Deputy Commander-in-Chief NORAD in Colorado Springs, replacing Lieutenant-General Ken Pennie.
Rear-Admiral James Fraser will be appointed as Liaison Officer to NORTHCOM in Colorado Springs.
Brigadier-General Angus Watt will be promoted Major-General and appointed Director of NORAD Operations, replacing Major-General Eric Findley.