Above: The CCG Simon Fraser on right, the RCMP Nadon on the left. Photo from http://www3.bc.sympatico.ca/VE0NWP/MainPage.htm
The CCG Simon Fraser
Simon Fraser was a famous Canadian fur trader and explorer, responsible for expanding the territory of the Northwest Company past the Rocky Mountains, establishing trading posts along the way. He is the Fraser River's namesake.
The CCG Simon Fraser is an ice-strengthened medium navaids tender. She is 62 meters long and carries a crew of 24.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Nadon
The Nadon was named after the former Royal Canadian Mounted Police commissioner Maurice Nadon.
The RCMP Nadon is an aluminum catamaran, 20 meters long, and carries a crew of 4.