October, 2016


VIGILANT SHIELD 17 Field Training Exercise October 21, 2016 — Vigilant Shield 17 (VS17) is an annual exercise sponsored by The North American Aerospace Defense Command and led by Alaskan NORAD Region, in conjunction with Canadian NORAD Region and Continental NORAD Region, who undertake field training exercises aimed at improving operational capability in a bi-national environment. MORE

Exercise VIGILANT SHIELD 17 Takes off in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories October 19, 2016 — Aircraft, personnel and equipment from the Canadian Armed Forces and the United States Air National Guard have deployed to Yellowknife, N.W.T. as part of Exercise VIGILANT SHIELD 17 from October 17 to MORE