Aug. 28, 2020
NORAD conducts three intercepts of Russian aircraft entering Air Defense Identification Zone
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. —
North American Aerospace Defense Command F-22 fighter aircraft, supported by KC-135 air refuelers, intercepted three groups of two Tu-142 Russian maritime patrol aircraft that entered the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone late last night.
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.
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.