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Exercise Vigilant Shield ’08 slated for October August 30, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command along with U.S. Pacific Command, the Department of Homeland Security as well as local, state and MORE

NORAD fighters respond to TFR violation August 24, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Two F-15 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small Cessna aircraft flying through the Temporary Flight Restriction MORE

NORAD, USNORTHCOM meet challenges of multiple, diverse missions August 21, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — This month, the two military commands charged with defending the homeland have also answered the call to support the launch and landing of Space Shuttle Endeavour, MORE

NORAD and USNORTHCOM civilian receives CFC hero award August 9, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The chairman of the 2006 North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command Combined Federal Campaign was awarded the 2006 National CFC MORE

DOD Support to manned space operations for STS-118 August 3, 2007 — U.S. Northern Command is the focal point for military emergency support to the Space Shuttle.  Support includes astronaut rescue and recovery and orbiter recovery.  USNORTHCOM, established in 2002 and MORE

NORAD and U.S. Northern Command support Manned Space Flight Shuttle Mission for STS-118 August 3, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command provide support to NASA and the shuttle program’s mission with distinctly different but MORE

NORAD exercise planned for Washington D.C. August 3, 2007 — 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 MORE

New NORAD deputy commander takes office August 2, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Canadian Forces Lt.-Gen. Charlie Bouchard took over as deputy commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command in a change of office ceremony today at Peterson MORE

NORAD fighters respond to air space violation August 1, 2007 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Two F-16 fighters under the direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small Cessna aircraft in the National Capital Region Air Defense MORE