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Nov. 14, 2013

TSA Pre-Check Program

After December 20, 2013, the process that Service members use toqualify for TSA Pre✓™ will change. TSA Pre✓™    is a voluntary,expedited security screening process that allows participants to

Nov. 12, 2013

Maine puts emergency responders to the test during Vigilant Guard exercise

BRUNSWICK, Maine - A major winter ice storm bringing nearly three feetof snow and frigid temperatures leaves hundreds of thousands withoutpower. An ice arena collapses with an unknown number of people

Nov. 4, 2013

Alaska, Canada conduct joint acrctic SAREX

 JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska -- Morethan 100 servicemembers from the Alaska National Guard, U.S. ArmyAlaska, Canadian Joint Operations Command and Joint Task Force-Alaskajoined together to

Sept. 24, 2013

Royal Bahamas Defence Force representatives visit U.S. Northern Command

Representatives from The Royal Bahamas Defence Force visited U.S. Northern Command headquarters Sep. 17-20.The visit was a theater security cooperation engagement between partner nations to enhance

July 3, 2013

Media Availability on MAFFS Aircraft Deployment to Arizona 3 p.m. Today

BOISE, Idaho – Members of the press will have an opportunity to discuss the deployment of four military Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System aircraft to Mesa, Ariz., during a media availability with

July 2, 2013

Forest Service Repositions MAFFS Aircraft to Arizona

BOISE, Idaho – The U.S. Forest Service, through the National Interagency Fire Center here, has directed the repositioning of military Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System aircraft from Colorado

June 28, 2013

SECDEF visits NORAD, USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel visited NORAD and USNORTHCOM June 27 and 28, his first since his appointment as SECDEF in February.Hagel’s two-day visit included

June 25, 2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel visits military installations in Colorado Springs

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will visit military installations in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 27-28. It will be his first visit to the area since being sworn in

June 23, 2013

Forest Service requests additional military air tankers to fight wildland fires

BOISE, Idaho – The U.S. Forest Service (USFS), through the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) here, has requested the activation of two additional Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System-equipped

June 14, 2013

Military continues support for Black Forest fire

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – In an effort to mitigate the danger to personnel and property caused by the Black Forest fire, local military bases here in the Colorado Springs area are providing