‘Anchor station’ provides all ops support from, basically, a tent


With “sand still in the cracks” from its most recent use in Kuwait, 14 Wing Greenwood’s deployable mission support centre (DMSC) is back on the ground, ready for the next round of at-home training.

 At its simplest a tent, the DMSC becomes a high-tech office and communications hub for Canadian Armed Forces members on deployed operations. Yvon Lachance, 14 Operations Support Squadron’s tactical systems manager, hosted a tour of the DMSC on October 9, 2018, for wing officials.

 “It’s a typical sea can,” Mr. Lachance says.

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