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Cancel all planned cutbacks,to enhance SAR in NL particularly in LABRADOR


WHEREAS there have been too many incidents involving federal government search and rescue responses in Newfoundland and Labrador, contributing to losses
of life, including the recent death of young Burton Winters of Makkovik, Nunatsiavut, Labrador;
WHEREAS the Government of Canada intends to close the Coast Guard Marine Rescue Coordination Centres in St. John’s and other search and rescue facilities;
WHEREAS helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft response times in Labrador, Newfoundland, and in our offshore and coastal waters could be greatly improved;

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