NORAD NEWS

May 7, 2007

Joint Task Force-Alaska, State of Alaska participates in interagency exercise

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska — Joint Task Force-Alaska and the State of Alaska are among several federal, state, local government and private sector agencies that are participating in exercise

April 30, 2007

Major preparedness exercise begins today

The Department of Defense in cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security, the Canadian Department of National Defence (Canada Command) and multiple state and local officials will conduct a

April 25, 2007

Canadian NORAD Region reflects 'spirit of NORAD'

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Canada ranks as the world's second-largest country in total landmass, covering about 3.8 million square miles, or nearly 10 million square kilometers. And that's the

April 18, 2007

NORAD exercise planned for Washington D.C.

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR), will conduct Exercise Falcon Virgo

April 18, 2007

Policy Change Boosts G.I. Bill Eligibility for Some Guard, Reserve Members

WASHINGTON – A recent Defense Department policy change widens the eligibility window for some Reserve-component troops who want to use their Montgomery G.I. Bill education benefits, a senior DoD

April 13, 2007

Commander says space vital to defending homeland

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – General Gene Renuart, commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, addressed an audience of approximately 700 military and civilian

April 5, 2007

NORAD, USNORTHCOM welcome new senior enlisted leader

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel R. Wood joined the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command team as command senior enlisted leader March 26. As the

March 29, 2007

Marine retires after 32 years 'standing the watch'

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Sgt. Maj. D. Scott Frye, senior enlisted advisor for North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, is retiring March 30 after 32 years of service

March 28, 2007

Fighters from Canada, U.S. conduct joint training

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska – The Canadian and Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Command regions launched a combined team of fighters, tankers and AWACS command and control aircraft this

March 23, 2007

NORAD, USNORTHCOM welcome new commander

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Air Force Gen. Gene Renuart became the 20th commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and the third commander of U.S. Northern Command in a

March 22, 2007

Keating recaps tenure at NORAD, USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Navy Adm. Timothy J. Keating, commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, conducted a media roundtable where he recapped his

March 21, 2007

NORAD, USNORTHCOM commander provides "state of commands" to HASC

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command gave "state of the commands" testimony today in Washington, D.C., to the House

March 20, 2007

Senate confirms Adm. Keating, Lt. Gen. Renuart for assignments

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Senate confirmed March 19 the nominations of Navy Adm. Timothy J. Keating for reappointment to the grade of admiral and to be commander of U.S. Pacific Command and

March 20, 2007

New commander to lead NORAD and USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command will hold a change-of-command ceremony at 10 a.m. Mountain Daylight Savings Time Friday at Peterson

March 16, 2007

NORAD, FAA, TSA update emergency preparedness plan

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The North American Aerospace Defense Command, Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Security Administration recently updated the Emergency Security

March 13, 2007

Air Force Rescue Coordination Center Opens At Tyndall

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla -- The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center began operations here March 1 as the newest team member in "America's Air Operations Center." The AFRCC realigned under 1st Air

Feb. 28, 2007

NORAD Canadian Hockey takes Alberta hockey tournament

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The North American Aerospace Defense Command Canadian Forces Hockey Team won the 2007 Prairie Small Base Regional Hockey Championship Feb. 22 after three days of

Feb. 27, 2007

NORAD announces 2006 award winners

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — North American Aerospace Defense Command announced its 2006 award winners in a ceremony at its headquarters Feb. 26, 2007. "The work you're doing is recognized at the

Feb. 23, 2007

Air Line Pilots Association visit aims at ensuring secure skies

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the National Security Committee of the international Air Line Pilots Association visited the North American Aerospace Defense Command headquarters today to

Feb. 22, 2007

NORAD personnel hone response skills in Amalgam Arrow exercises

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — About once every month, North American Aerospace Defense Command personnel hone their crisis response skills in a training exercise called Amalgam Arrow. Amalgam Arrow

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