August, 2009


NORAD and USNORTHCOM support Space Shuttle launch August 24, 2009 — KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- 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-128 August 24, 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

Indiana TAG Tours NORAD AND USNORTHCOM August 21, 2009 — NORAD and U.S. NORTHCOM, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.-- The head of the Indiana National Guard was here August 17 thorugh 21 to tour the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U. S. Northern MORE

NORAD exercise planned for skies over Chicago August 19, 2009 — TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region will conduct a two-day air defense exercise over MORE