New Commander Named

By NORAD and USNORTHCOM Public Affairs | June 14, 2004

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 look forward to a successful confirmation process and transition.

Gen Eberhart intends to retire at the end of the calendar year, pending official approval and announcement by the SECDEF."