Aug. 29, 2003

U.S. Northern Command hosts first Homeland Defense Symposium

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM), in partnership with the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and Rocky Mountain Chapter National Defense Industrial Association,

Aug. 29, 2003

USNORTHCOM Completes Determined Promise ’03

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo - Dozens die when terrorists release pneumonic plague in Las Vegas. Quickly thereafter, a hurricane wreaks havoc in Florida, wildland fires scorch thousands of acres in

Aug. 26, 2003

Rear Admiral J. Stanton Thompson Receives Defense Superior Service Medal

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Rear Adm. J. Stanton Thompson recently received the Defense Superior Service Medal for his service at U.S. Pacific Command during a ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base

Aug. 24, 2003

Civil Air Patrol To Assist In Southwest Homeland Security Exercise

MAXWELL AFB, Ala. — Civil Air Patrol volunteers will be part of an upcoming homeland security preparedness exercise next week near Las Vegas. CAP volunteers from the Nevada Wing and possibly other CAP

Aug. 21, 2003

Keeping Troops Legal in DP-03

Unlike the television show “JAG,” the mission of the legal staff involved in Determined Promise-03 is to advise the military on the law, not to solve crimes. When Joint Task Force Civil Support

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.