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May, 2010

May 10, 2010

NORAD, USNORTHCOM commander to host outgoing press conference

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –United States Air Force Gen. Gene Renuart, commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command, will host a press conference

May 7, 2010

Air defense exercise to be conducted in Savannah area May 16-20

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –The Savannah Air National Guard Base will host more than 200 Soldiers, Airmen, and Coast Guardsmen, while a U.S. Navy destroyer will patrol Georgia coastal waters, and

May 5, 2010

NORAD, U.S. NORTHCOM commander conducts final flight

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –Air Force Gen. Gene Renuart, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command commander, flew the last military flight of his career at the controls

May 5, 2010

USNORTHCOM responds to Deepwater Horizon oil spill

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – United States Northern Command, in support of a whole-of-government response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, is working closely with the U.S. Coast Guard and

May 4, 2010

AFRCC assists with saving 330 lives in Tennessee

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –After flash flooding of a nearby river in Millington, Tenn., the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center here worked with the Navy, Coast Guard and local authorities to

May 3, 2010

Land mobile radio system saves lives in disasters

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska – Every day in the United States, someone requires the assistance of an emergency responder. What if these responders were unable to communicate with dispatchers to

May 3, 2010

UAS training to aid in disasters

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska. –When an earthquake or other natural disaster strikes, communication is vital. Without it, emergency responders often have no way of knowing the extent of the damage

May 3, 2010

Air Force C-130s, Navy equipment dispatched to support oil slick response

WASHINGTON (AFNS) –Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates has authorized two Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft to support the response to a massive oil slick that threatens wetlands and beaches along the