Press Releases

July, 2014


NORAD fighters escort commercial aircraft July 28, 2014 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command diverted two F-16 fighter jets based out of Toledo, Ohio today as a precautionary measure to escort Sunwing Flight 772 as it returned to Toronto, Ontario. MORE
NORAD exercise planned for Washington, D.C. July 14, 2014 — TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region, will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 14-10 Monday night, July 14, 2014, through Wednesday morning, in the National Capital Region, Washington, D.C. Flights are scheduled to take place between midnight and 5:30 a.m. (EDT) each day. MORE