|God Save The Queen
This weekend, the citizens of Canada and those in the colonies
overseas join together to celebrate Dominion Day. And while
naysayers suggest caution in these times, the reality is that the
future has never looked brighter. What can Citizens of the
Dominion expect in the upcoming year? In keeping with the
tradition of making Dominion Day predictions, The Front Page
presents a few of its own here.
The TransCanada Wireless Network
Look for the eastern and western segments of the
TransCanada Wireless Network to be joined late this fall.
Project managers have recently moved their estimates of the
completion date up from Q1 2000 due to unexpected savings
introduced by the five and one-half times zones which it
Anegada Joins The Dominion
While it's usually bad luck to speak about deals before
they are closed, we at The Front Page look forward
to the inclusion Anegada (late of the British Virgin Islands)
in the Greater Dominion. Talks have been ongoing in Ottawa
and The Settlement since late last year, and despite one
deadline after another having come and gone, both sides are
Fuel Cells Breathe New Life Into Aging Airship Fleet
The Canadian Navy's aging fleet of AeroKing dirigibles are
given a new lease on life thanks to use of new fuel cell
technology currently under development by Ballard Power
Systems of Vancouver, B.C. The air ship fleet has been a sore
point for the federal government since making an election
promise not to replace the AeroKings with modern equipment.
Some of the fleet have been in service since the early 1960's
doing coastal search-and-rescue missions.
That's what we see in our crystal ball. What do you see in
Leaf Forever (Canadian National Anthem)
Ballard Power Systems