Aug. 15, 2003

Exercise to evaluate Northern Command’s capabilities

Beginning August 18, the United States Northern Command will conduct Exercise Determined Promise 03, a major exercise designed to evaluate the command’s ability to command and control multiple

Aug. 15, 2003

Northern Command Tests Homeland Defense, Civil Assistance Capabilities

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.– U.S. Northern Command’s capability of responding to multiple, simultaneous homeland defense and federal relief events will be put to the test Aug. 18-28 during Exercise

Aug. 6, 2003

Northern Command showcases military firefighting capability

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Americans can rest assured that the military’s highly skilled firefighters are ready to lend a helping hand to assist local, state and federal firefighters contain

Aug. 5, 2003

U.S. Army’s Maj. Gen. Russel Honore` receives honorary degree

Maj. Gen. Russel Honore`, commander of U.S. Northern Command’s Standing Joint Force Headquarters- Homeland Security, in Norfolk, Va. was bestowed an honorary Ph.D. in Public Administration on Friday,

June 23, 2003

House Select Committee on HLS visits USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The House Select Committee on Homeland Security recently visited U.S. Northern Command to learn how the command supports our nation’s effort to guard the homeland.

June 19, 2003

One-stop shopping for U.S. defense

People lingering in the newly built hallways of the U.S. Northern Command headquarters building here are likely to hear the phrase "one-stop shopping."America’s newest military command is patterned on

May 22, 2003

U.S. Northern Command and UCCS Sign Memorandum of Understanding

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - U.S. Northern Command and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding that defines their working relationship

May 22, 2003

NORAD/USNORTHCOM Announce Annual Communications Award Winners

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the U. S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) recognized their annual communications awards winners during a

May 16, 2003

Key official retires after nearly 42 years of service

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - In 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite. The satellite itself wasnt large, about the size of a basketball, but it was gigantic in

May 13, 2003

TOPOFF 2 Another Opportunity to Train

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Without warning, the public address system in the U.S. Northern Commands (USNORTHCOM) headquarters building blared, T"his is an exercise. The Department of Homeland