November, 2009


NORAD and USNORTHCOM support Space Shuttle launch November 16, 2009 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command provide support to NASA and the shuttle program’s mission with distinctly different but MORE

DOD Support to manned space operations for STS-129 November 16, 2009 — U.S. Northern Command is the focal point for military emergency support to the Space Shuttle.  Support includes astronaut rescue and recovery and orbiter recovery.  USNORTHCOM, established in 2002 and MORE

NORAD and USNORTHCOM win prestigious award November 13, 2009 — PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Military and civilian personnel at the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command have been awarded, by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of MORE

Vibrant Response brings realistic disaster training close to home November 11, 2009 — EDINBURGH, Ind. – Smoke billowing from buildings, the beating of helicopter blades and constant radio chatter echo over ground zero; the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in Butlerville, Ind., on MORE

Inter-agency exercise prepares all for national emergency November 11, 2009 — BUTLERVILLE, Ind. – With an exercise the magnitude of Vibrant Response comes the need for inter-agency communication, team/unit cohesion and quick reaction time.  Vibrant Response, an exercise that MORE