A. LeBlanc leaves pier 9B for sea trials at noon time today. In the background CCGS G. Peddle S.C. (fifth in the series) is berthed at the Bedford Institute, under the bows of CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent. In the meantime CCGS Corporal McLaren M.M.V. (number six) is on patrol in southwest Nova Scotia waters.
After trails have been completed, and the boat handed over to the CCG , A. LeBlanc will be based in Quebec.