NORAD NEWS

Aug. 30, 2012

NORAD, Russian Federation wrap up Vigilant Eagle 12

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Members of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and the Russian Air Force completed Exercise Vigilant Eagle 12 Aug. 29.Vigilant Eagle 12, a joint

Aug. 23, 2012

CONR to fly air defense exercise in preparation for RNC

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region fighters will be active prior to the Republican National Convention preparing to protect the skies

Aug. 23, 2012

CONR to fly air defense exercise in preparation for DNC

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region fighters will be active prior to the Democratic National Convention preparing to protect the skies

Aug. 16, 2012

NORAD conducts exercise flights over Wisconsin and off the coast of California

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

Aug. 16, 2012

Law Enforcement, Public Safety Agencies Announce Security Restrictions, Transportation Plan for 2012 Republican, Democratic National Conventions

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The U.S. Secret Service released the security restrictions and transportation plans for the 2012 Republican and Democratic National Conventions.Security and

Aug. 16, 2012

NORAD pilots talk flight restrictions, intercepts with civilian pilots

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Sometimes you need pilots to talk to pilots. Working under this premise, three pilots from North American Aerospace Defense Command, the binational U.S. and Canadian

Aug. 12, 2012

NORAD Fighter Intercepts General Aviation Aircraft in Chicago Area

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – An F-16 fighter under the direction of the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft today.The fighter intercepted the aircraft

Aug. 11, 2012

NORAD Intercepts Two General Aviation Aircraft in Chicago Area

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – An F-16 fighter under the direction of the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted two general aviation aircraft during separate responses today.The

Aug. 10, 2012

NORAD, Russian Federation Air Force to participate in joint exercise

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Russian Federation Air Force and the North American Aerospace Defense Command will conduct their third cooperative air defense exercise, Aug. 27-29, 2012.This

Aug. 8, 2012

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 morning to early afternoon as they practice intercept and identification

Aug. 6, 2012

NORAD Fighters Intercept Two General Aviation Aircraft

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Two F-15 fighters under the direction of the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted two general aviation aircraft during separate responses.The fighters

Aug. 4, 2012

NORAD Fighters Intercept General Aviation Aircraft Near National Capital Region

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Two F-16’s fighters under the direction of the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft near the National Capital Region today

July 16, 2012

NORAD Fighters Intercept Civilian Airliner Near Quebec City

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Two Canadian CF-18 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a commercial airliner near Quebec City, Quebec today at

July 9, 2012

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 12-10

June 27, 2012

NORAD Canada Day Events Suspended

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - In light of the current wildfire situation, North American Aerospace Defense Command Canadian Forces personnel are suspending Canada Day celebration events and

June 22, 2012

NORAD to conduct exercise flights in the Pueblo, CO area

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 18, 2012

NORAD conducts exercise flights in various locations across U.S.

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command will conduct exercise flights from 19 to 21 June 2012 in various locations across the U.S. as they practice intercept and

June 17, 2012

NORAD fighter intercepts general aviation aircraft over Chicago

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - An F-15 fighter under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft in the vicinity of Chicago, Ill. today at

June 16, 2012

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

June 16, 2012

NORAD fighter intercepts general aviation aircraft over Chicago

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - An F-15 fighter under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a general aviation aircraft in the vicinity of Chicago, Ill. today at

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