Oct. 21, 2016
VIGILANT SHIELD 17 Field Training Exercise
Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, AK —
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.
Oct. 19, 2016
Exercise VIGILANT SHIELD 17 Takes off in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories —
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