NORAD NEWS

May 23, 2006

U.S., Canada strengthen NORAD agreement

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – With an exchange of diplomatic papers between the United States and Canada on May 12, the North American Aerospace Defense Command Agreement was renewed with two new

April 28, 2006

NORAD, USNORTHCOM announces Ardent Sentry exercise

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command will conduct one of their premier exercises for 2006 on May 8 – 18 in Colorado Springs,

April 26, 2006

Report: Vision, comprehensive agreement essential to Canada-U.S. defense and security

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A combined vision and a comprehensive defense and security agreement are just two of 32 recommendations outlined in a final report produced by the Canada-United States

April 18, 2006

NORAD, USNORTHCOM announce spouse of the year

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The wife of a North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command officer is the commands’ nominee for the 2006 Joan Orr Air Force Spouse of the Year

March 24, 2006

NORAD announces 2005 premier performers

The North American Aerospace Defense Command announced its 2005 top performers March 24. “Our winners represent the very finest examples of committed service to a noble cause,” said Marine Sgt. Maj.

March 13, 2006

Holloman Airmen support Operation Noble Eagle

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Much like his counterparts overseas, Master Sgt. Andre Grant found himself in deep sand and sweltering heat upon deploying in support of Operation Noble Eagle (ONE). A

March 7, 2006

Hoeven: Hooligans Achieve Flight Safety Milestone

BISMARCK, N.D. – Governor John Hoeven announced a new flight safety achievement was reached this week by the North Dakota Air National Guard. Pilots from the 119th Fighter Wing today surpassed 70,000

Feb. 24, 2006

Canadian NORAD Museum honors 50 years of air defense to North America

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The rebirth of the Canadian North American Aerospace Defense Command Museum in downtown Colorado Springs reminded the NORAD deputy commander of a special day nearly

Feb. 16, 2006

33rd Fighter Wing supports Operation Noble Eagle mission

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- From Sept. 11, 2001, when F-15C Eagles scrambled from the runways here into the North American skies, until today, men and women in the 33rd Fighter Wing have supported

Feb. 10, 2006

NORAD-USNORTHCOM announce 4th quarter award winners

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command recognized their top performers for October-December 2005 during a quarterly awards ceremony

Feb. 8, 2006

NORAD, USNORTHCOM host senior enlisted leaders

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command hosted a visit Feb. 7 from more than 40 senior enlisted leaders representing every branch of the

Feb. 3, 2006

Statement on the Quadrennial Defense Review

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command actively participated in the Quadrennial Defense Review process and support its conclusions and

Feb. 1, 2006

NORAD, USNORTHCOM support State of the Union Address

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) partnered with other military and civilian organizations to create

Jan. 23, 2006

NORAD exercise planned for Washington D.C.

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR) will conduct Exercise Falcon Virgo 06-04 in the National Capital Region (Washington, D.C.) January 24. The exercise

Jan. 23, 2006

'Noble Eagle' mission marks milestone for F-22A squadron

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va., (ACCNS) -- The 27th Fighter Squadron passed another milestone Sunday after completing an Operation Noble Eagle mission in the F-22A.The Jan. 21 and 22 mission over the

Jan. 18, 2006

Admiral Keating Honorary Broncos Team Captain

Honorary Denver Broncos Team Captain Adm. Timothy J. Keating, commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command; New England Patriot Larry Izzo, left; and Denver

Dec. 21, 2005

Russian general visits NORAD

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- It was an event that would have been unthinkable when the North American Aerospace Defense Command was created in 1958.This month, the Russian general in command of

Dec. 14, 2005

NORAD exercise planned for Washington D.C.

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR) will conduct Exercise Falcon Virgo 06-03 in the National Capital Region (Washington, D.C.) December 15-16. Exercise

Dec. 8, 2005

Radar Unit Helps in Rescue of Glider Crash Victims

MCCHORD AIR FORCE BASE, Wash. - Radar analysis provided by the 84th Radar Evaluation Squadron at the Western Air Defense Sector here assisted in the rescue of two people after their glider went

Nov. 22, 2005

Navy's top enlisted promotes joint warfighting

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The Navy's top senior enlisted leader met with Sailors, Marines and Coast Guard personnel assigned to the North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States

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