September, 2002


Northern Command to Assume Defense Duties Oct. 1 September 25, 2002 — A page in history will turn Oct. 1 as U.S. Northern Command stands up at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. NORTHCOM, created as part of changes to the Unified Command Plan, will be the combatant command MORE

NORTHCOM chief: Guard key to homeland defense September 10, 2002 — LONG BEACH, Calif. -- The new U.S. Northern Command will strive to help defend the homeland against terrorism in the same spirit that the National Guard has dealt with homeland defense, natural MORE