June 14, 2004

New Commander Named

We are pleased with the announcement of VADM Keating’s appointment to the rank of Admiral and assignment as commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command. We

May 27, 2004

General Anderson Retires After 39 Years of Service

PETERSON AFB, Colo. – Army Lt. Gen. Edward G. Anderson III will retire today, May 27, ending a military career spanning 39 years. The general is deputy commander at U.S. Northern Command and vice

May 27, 2004

Threat Of Attack Means Business As Usual For USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AFB, Colo. – While Attorney General John Ashcroft alerted Americans to possible terrorist attacks over the next few months, U.S. Northern Command officials said the command is continuing

May 27, 2004

General Begins, Ends Military Career at Fort Carson

PETERSON AFB, Colo. – It was a fitting end to his active-duty career. Army Lt. Gen. Edward G. Anderson III and his wife, Ann, began life as a military couple at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs nearly

May 24, 2004

First USNORTHCOM Deputy Commander Retires May 27

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Lieutenant General Edward G. Anderson III, United States Army, will retire on May 27 at Fort Carson, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Lieutenant General Anderson is the

May 21, 2004

NORAD and U.S. NORTHCOM Airman Named Outstanding Enlisted Member

Tech. Sgt. Elvin Sanders was named one of three outstanding enlisted representatives in Colorado Springs for 2004 during the annual Armed Forces Day Luncheon, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce May

April 22, 2004

Air Force Doctor Wows 8th Graders with Civil War Presentation

At least once a month Air Force Col. (Dr.) Anthony M. Rizzo travels to cities across the United States to talk about medicine, the role of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern

April 8, 2004

Mission Complete for Operation Freedom Lodging

Due to the overwhelming response to its salute to troops returning from duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, Vail Resorts has stopped accepting reservations for the 1,000 free night promotion.In just two

April 2, 2004

NORAD And USNORTHCOM Tap Academia To Answer Questions

“What would be the political and economic impact of a catastrophic attack on the United States and what capabilities does the Department of Defense need to respond to such an attack?”“What medical

April 2, 2004

It Doesn’t Take A Hero But It Did Take The Marines

PETERSON AFB, Colo. -- Following the war against Iraq in 1991, a former “Desert Storm” Army commander wrote an autobiography entitled: “It Doesn’t Take A Hero.” On April 12, 2003, it did not take a