Aug. 6, 2020
NORAD takes to the skies over Toronto in Operation NOBLE EAGLE exercise
WINNIPEG, Manitoba —
On Thursday, July 30, 2020, Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) CF-18 Hornets and United States Air Force (USAF) F-16s along with a KC-135 refuelling tanker participated in a North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) training operation in the skies over the Greater Toronto Area.
April 22, 2020
Wing alert mission exhibits strength amidst the war on COVID-19
BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. —
Since Sept. 11, 2001, members of the Colorado Air National Guard’s 140th Wing have been on alert, defending the homeland against airborne threats with their fleet of F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft staged at Buckley Air Force Base, Aurora, Colorado.
July 26, 2018
WADS organizes large air intercept exercise
Portland Air National Guard Base, Ore. —
Aircrews and associated support personnel from across the military air defense enterprise completed a three-day Aerospace Control Alert CrossTell live-fly training exercise here July 26.
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.