Aug. 27, 2004

SG Forging Relationships, Finding Solutions To Save Lives

PETERSON AFB, Colo. – While the command surgeon’s office (SG) here is not out “to explore strange new worlds and seek out new civilizations,” it is trekking across the nation in an effort to build

Aug. 17, 2004

Command Color Guard Seeks A Few Good Members

Though each wears the uniform of a different military service, they are a team in every sense of the word. “They” are the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command Joint Color

Aug. 14, 2004

Efforts in Florida in Aftermath of Hurricane Charley

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Various units from the Department of Defense are supporting U.S. Northern Command’s efforts to meet several Requests for Assistance from the Federal Emergency

Aug. 12, 2004

Local, State, Federal and DoD Agencies Participate in Disaster Response Exercise

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – It was a nightmare; worst-case scenario. But that’s what U.S. Northern Command officials had intended for “Determined Promise ’04.”The exercise was designed to test

Aug. 9, 2004

Joint Force Headquarters NCR Readies For Battle

A new command is taking its shakedown cruise this week in the National Capital Region. With spanking-new systems for protecting the seat of government, new team of joint service members to work with

Aug. 2, 2004

NORAD and USNORTHCOM To Host Media Opportunity On Major Exercises

On August 4, NORAD and NORTHCOM officials will brief media on the commands’ upcoming exercises taking place August 5-10, 2004. Officials will explain the exercises, participants, and overall

Aug. 2, 2004

Major exercises set for NORAD and USNORTHCOM

Two major exercises, Amalgam Virgo 04 (AV04) & Determined Promise 04 (DP04), kick off this week for the North American Aerospace Defense Command and the U.S. Northern Command to test the commands’

Aug. 2, 2004

Vice President Rallies Troops at Peterson AFB

PETERSON AFB, Colo. – For Marine Sgt. Pedro Rodriquez, Vice President Dick Cheney’s 20-minute speech here Monday struck more than a concordant note. It struck at the young Marine’s heart and

July 15, 2004

War On Terrorism Raises Legal Questions

Is the United States at war with al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups? If this nation is at war, how do we win the war?The answer to the first question is “yes,” according to the executive, legislative

July 2, 2004

The Homeland Security and Defense Education Consortium

The Homeland Security and Defense Education Consortium, or HSDECA, (www.hsdeca.org) is committed to building and maintaining a community of higher education institutions supporting this mission and