“From 12 to 26 June 2015, the snipers of 5 Canadian Mechanized Group (5 CMBG), accompanied by members of provincial and municipal police services, are participating in the annual Gun Camp. The purpose of this training is to maintain and improve sniper skills for sniper detachments in operational environments through live-fire ranges and scenarios. In addition to various shooting events, marksmen train in insertion and extraction techniques, patrolling, navigation and mountain operations.”
Airborne operations being conducted out of CH146 Griffon’s. Weapons pictured are modified C7a2’s, C8a2 and C14 Timberwolf MRSWS (Medium Range Sniper Weapon System).