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The Canadian military plane, an Aurora, was used to help seize hundreds of millions of dollars of cocaine in a joint forces operations with the US military

Nearly $300 million worth of cocaine destined for the streets was seized with the help of 19 Wing Comox crew.

The amount of cocaine nabbed weighed in at three-tonnes and has an estimated value of more than $293 million, as first reported in the Comox Valley Record. No specific details were released.

Copy Editor

Mike D'Amour is the Copy Editor of the Western Standard based in Victoria, BC. He has worked as an investigative crime reporter at the Calgary Sun, Winnipeg Sun and other media outlets.

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