Aug. 6, 2016
Multilateral Forces Work Together
Eielson Air Force Base —
Two Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet aircraft pilots assigned to the 409th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake, Canada, walk from the Thunderdome, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 5, 2016.
Aug. 5, 2016
SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Arrives in Florida, Prepares for October Launch
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla —
The U.S. Air Force’s Space Based Infrared Systems program completed a major program milestone on Aug. 2, successfully delivering a Geosynchronous Earth Orbit satellite Flight 3 to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
U.S., South Korea, Japan Discuss Recent North Korean Missile Launches
Representatives of the United States, South Korea and Japan conducted a senior-level videoconference to share information regarding two recent North Korean missile launches.
Aug. 3, 2016
Lengyel becomes 28th chief of National Guard Bureau
Citizen-warriors and the entire National Guard family are vital to the security of the United States, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said at the National Guard Bureau change-of-responsibility ceremony at the Pentagon today.
Peterson AFB, Colo. —
NORAD Deputy Commander, Lt.-Gen Pierre St-Amand, speaks at the U.S. Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium panel July 27, 2016, in Omaha, NE.
Aug. 2, 2016
NORAD Exercise Intercepts In All Regions
PETERSON AFB, Colo. —
The North American Aerospace Defense Command, in close collaboration with U.S. Strategic Command, conducted intercept and safe passage escort procedures in all three of its regions Aug. 1, 2016.
Aug. 1, 2016
Common defense leads to unique partnership
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. —
On the grounds of Peterson Air Force Base, there is a building housing one of the most unique military commands in the world. The North American Aerospace Defense Command is a well-known entity, associated with more than a few classified mysteries. However, one thing many people do not know is unclassified.
July 27, 2016
TSA Administrator visits NORAD and USNORTHCOM Headquarters
July 26, 2016 —
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colorado - During a recent visit to the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command headquarters in Colorado Springs, the head of the Transportation Security Administration reaffirmed that sharing information at all levels between federal agencies is critical to the success of security and homeland defense-focused organizations.
July 11, 2016
CONR- 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) changes leadership
TYNDALL AFB, Fla. —
Top leadership of the Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region – 1st Air Force, (Air Forces Northern) organization changed here during a change of command ceremony today.
June 30, 2016
TRANSCOM Commander talks mobility at NORAD, USNORTHCOM
Peterson Air Force Base —
Gen. Darren McDew, USTRANSCOM commander, visited NORAD and USNORTHCOM June 29, 2016, to welcome Gen. Lori Robinson, the new commander of NORAD and USNORTHCOM, and to discuss her vision for the two commands.
Army Assistant Secretary visits NORAD, NORTHCOM
Peterson Air Force Base —
The Honorable Katherine Hammack, Assistant Secretary of the Army, visited NORAD and USNORTHCOM June 29, 2016, to discuss Army installations with Gen. Lori Robinson, commander of NORAD and NORTHCOM.
June 24, 2016
1st Air Force participates in Civil Air Patrol Transfer of Authority ceremony
TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. —
The storied history between the U.S. Air Force and Civil Air Patrol added yet another chapter June 24 during a Transfer of Authority ceremony held to recognize the realignment of the Civil Air Patrol-U.S. Air Force – or CAP-USAF – from Air Education and Training Command to Air Combat Command.
Peterson museum unveils Canadian fighter jet display
Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. —
Lt.-Gen Pierre St-Amand, NORAD Deputy Commander, and Col Douglas Schiess, 21st Space Wing Commander, unveiled the new display of a CF-188A Hornet (tail number 188723) fighter jet at the Peterson Air and Space Museum at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., June 24, 2016.
June 21, 2016
Canadian NORAD Region Change of Command
17 Wing Winnipeg, Manitoba —
Major-General Christian Drouin today assumed command of 1 Canadian Air Division (1 CAD) from Major-General David Wheeler at a ceremony held at 17 Wing Winnipeg, Manitoba.
May 25, 2016
Canadian Det changes command
TYNDALL AFB, Fla. —
May 23, 2016
Exercise MAPLE RESOLVE
Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre, Wainwright, AB —
Members from 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group dismount and conduct mine clearance drills in the training area of 3rd Canadian Division Support Group, Wainwright, AB, during the main thrust of the advance party for Exercise MAPLE RESOLVE 15, 6 May 15.
May 13, 2016
Gen. Robinson assumes command of NORAD, USNORTHCOM
May 13, 2016 —
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson assumed command of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command from Navy Adm. Bill Gortney during a ceremony here today.
May 11, 2016
Exercise Marlin Shield
New Providence, The Bahamas —
The Royal Bahamas Defence Force and U.S. Special Operations Forces worked together during exercise Marlin Shield in New Providence, The Bahamas, May 2016.
April 28, 2016
Western Air Defense Sector Canadians celebrate Royal Canadian Air Force Anniversary
April 15, 2016 —
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCChord, Wash. -- The 92nd Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) was celebrated by the Western Air Defense Sector (WADS) Canadian Detachment's annual RCAF Mess Dinner at the American Lake Conference Center April 15.
Feb. 18, 2016
CMSAF visits NORAD and USNORTHCOM, speaks with local Airmen
February 12, 2016 —
The Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force visited Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, February 10-12, to meet with Airmen from nearby bases and tour North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command.