CHRIS MacLEAN  |  July 2011

Will the new Associate Minister of Defence (Procurement), Julian Fantino, de-clutter the playing field?

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  May 2011

The Conservative government has its well-deserved majority.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  March 2011

Are the requirements for public safety, national security and military force converging? Gasp!

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  January 2011

Defence requirements never seem to lessen

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  September 2010

Can we truly justify sovereignty claims of our Northern lands simply through a few joint exercises held up there during the more ­hospitable months of the year? The simple answer is no.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  July 2010

Are we trading soldier safety for lower cost? That’s a delicate question. Our ‘special trucks’ correspondent, Shaun Connors, takes a look at the Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) program and the companies competing to provide this much needed asset.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  May 2010

Three people from different ­backgrounds tackle the topic from widely different perspectives.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  September 2009

Human rights do not exist for women and children in Afghanistan.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  November 2008

FrontLine articles provide a wide-ranging selection of topics related to space, satellites and research.

CHRIS MacLEAN  |  September 2008

In FrontLine’s continuing focus on the defence procurement system, we bring you the thoughtful response from Janet Thorsteinson to an important question recently posed by Dan Ross, ADM(Mat): “Is too much risk being passed to vendors?”