NORAD NEWS

July 5, 2011

NORAD fighters intercept aircraft near Tuscon

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two F-16 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a single engine civilian aircraft Northeast of Tuscon, Ariz., July 1, at

July 5, 2011

NORAD fighter intercepts aircraft near Camp David

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - A F-15E fighter under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a two seat general aviation aircraft in the vicinity of Camp David, Md.,

June 26, 2011

NORAD will conduct exercise flights to test its response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is conducting exercise flights this week (June 27-30) as they practice intercept and identification procedures.At

June 23, 2011

NORAD to conduct exercise flights over S.C., test response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will conduct exercise flights today as they practice intercept and identification procedures. Exercise flights

June 21, 2011

NORAD will conduct exercise flights to test its response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will conduct exercise flights this morning as they practice intercept and identification procedures. Exercise

June 20, 2011

NORAD responds to aircraft in National Capital Region

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two U.S. Coast Guard HH-65 “Dolphin” helicopters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small general aviation aircraft as it

June 13, 2011

NORAD responds to aircraft in National Capital Region

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two US Coast Guard HH65 “Dolphin” helicopters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small aircraft as it entered restricted

June 11, 2011

NORAD Fighters Intercept Aircraft Near Camp David

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two F-15 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a Beechcraft Bonanza in the vicinity of Camp David, Md., today at

June 7, 2011

NORAD will conduct exercise flights to test its response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will conduct exercise flights this morning as they practice intercept and identification procedures. Exercise

May 25, 2011

NORAD will conduct exercise flights to test its response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will conduct exercise flights on Thursday during the mid-morning as they practice intercept and identification

May 24, 2011

Calibration flights in Washington D.C. area to enhance NORAD response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), in coordination with the Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Homeland Security, will conduct

May 3, 2011

NORAD exercise planned for Washington, D.C.

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR), will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 11-08

April 18, 2011

NORAD jets responds to aircraft in National Capital Region

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two F-16 fighter jets under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command scrambled today at approximately 2:30 EST in response to a general aviation

April 16, 2011

NORAD intercepts small helicopter

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Two F-16 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small Bell 206 helicopter off the coast of Texas, today at

April 12, 2011

NORAD will conduct exercise flights to test its response capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –  The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will conduct exercise flights this afternoon as they practice intercept and identification procedures. Exercise

April 12, 2011

NORAD exercise planned for Washington, D.C.

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –  The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR), will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 11-07

April 11, 2011

Grading the guardians: NORAD evaluations a vital requirement

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –  They’re heard before they’re ever seen. Even over the engines of an Airbus A310, a distinct roar causes a vibration a person can feel in their chest, prompting them

April 8, 2011

NORAD, USNORTHCOM hold CBRN conference

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –  The North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command wrapped up their annual Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear conference in Colorado Springs

March 18, 2011

Commercial airline pilots pay visit to CONR-1st AF

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –  The face of commercial airline travel looks much different than it did a decade ago. Losing radio contact for an extended period of time, veering off a filed flight

March 15, 2011

NORAD exercise flights planned for Washington, D.C.

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR), will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 11-06

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