Wayward Ditch Pig
It does kind of make us look like hurtbags to rely on America to defend our airspace.
I mean, maybe. But it shouldn't. We don't maintain fighter aircraft in Ontario. We only maintain fighters in Alberta (Cold Lake) and Quebec. The US has a fighter base less than half the distance to Tobermory than our closest fighter base, and norad is a shared command. Set up to work exactly like this.