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U.S. Sailors guide a Landing Craft, Air Cushioned hovercraft carrying an M1150 Assault Breacher Vehicle onto the sand at Red Beach as part of Steel Knight 20 on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, Dec. 5, 2019.
Steel Knight 20
MSgt Joe Laws
Deputy Secretary of Defense Visit
Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, greets Deputy Secretary of Defense, David L. Norquist during his visit to the commands’ headquarters on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Nov. 1, 2019.
Mexican Military Service College Visits U.S. Northern Command
Members of Mexico's military Service College recently visited U.S. Northern Command at Peterson AFB, Colorado and received briefings on USNORTHCOM's missions, to include: homeland defense, security cooperation, and defense support of civil authorities. U.S.-Mexico military engagements such as these are intended to enhance our ability to work together to achieve the defense objectives of both the United States and Mexico. USNORTHCOM is committed to strong and enduring partnerships and routinely participates in security cooperation with Mexico to advance North American defense and security interests.
Photo by Tech Sgt. Joe Laws
Acting SECDEF visits NORAD and USNORTHCOM
U.S. Air Force Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command and Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan discuss a Homeland Defense exercise at the command’s headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 9, 2019. During his visit, Secretary Shanahan held discussions with Command leadership concerning Homeland Defense and the unique bi-national relationship between the U.S. and Canada.
National strategic relationships on the table at recent local Colorado Springs engagement
U.S. Air Force Gen. Terrence O'Shaughnessy, Commander of NORAD and U.S. Northern Command, and Royal Canadian Air Force LGen Christopher Coates, Deputy Commander of NORAD, (seated closest to podium) discuss national strategic relationships with local and state government as well as community leaders during the U.S. and Canada Defense Partnership dinner Jan. 29. The dinner was hosted by the Consul General of Canada, in cooperation with the Governor of Colorado, the Mayor of Colorado Springs, El Pomar Foundation, The Colorado Thirty Group and the Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab. (U.S. Air Force photo/MSgt John Gordinier)
Various missions encompass USNORTHCOM's support to CBP
Military Police units have conducted more than 10,000 man-hours of unit training, real world operations and combined rehearsals with their U.S. and Customs and Border Protection counterparts at ports of entry in California, Arizona and Texas since the beginning of U.S. Northern Command's support to U.S. Customs and Border Protection began Oct. 31, 2018.
USNORTHCOM support to CBP along the Southwest Border continues
A Soldier with the 297th Inland Cargo Transfer Company directs a forklift operator to line up containers to block lanes at the Mariposa Point at Nogales, Ariz., recently. The Soldiers performed the training after the POE was closed to avoid holding up traffic. U.S. Northern Command is tasked with providing military forces to support the mission of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection along the southwest border of the United States. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brandon Banzhaf, 24th Theater Public Affairs Support Element)
USNORTHCOM Commander talks importance of homeland defense with Colorado Community leaders
Gen. Terrence O’Shaughnessy, Commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, delivers the keynote speech at the Colorado Thirty Group community luncheon Jan. 10, 2019 in Colorado Springs, Colo. O’Shaughnessy outlined homeland defense initiatives taking place across the nation, and explained how defending the homeland is USNORTHCOM’s Number One priority.
NORTHCOM's private-public partnerships help us find innovative capabilities to deter, detect and defeat advanced th… https://t.co/c9rmlEYm5R
Meet #SEAC4 Ramon "CZ" Colon-Lopez and learn more about his role as the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman and… https://t.co/p8HaIRN19I
NORTHCOM partnering with @usairforce to digitally stitch together battlefield info. Allows data to move quickly & s… https://t.co/2E11XD36Qm
Gen. O'Shaughnessy, NORAD & NORTHCOM Commander, spoke about Homeland Defense to the Colorado Thirty Group in Colora… https://t.co/N5nw7Peu05
Gen. O'Shaughnessy, NORAD & NORTHCOM Commander, spoke about Homeland Defense to the Colorado Thirty Group in Colora… https://t.co/Nd0qMDzt71
NORAD & NORTHCOM celebrate the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://t.co/salr7maK9s
RT @SpaceForceDoD: #SpaceForce propels the @DeptofDefense into a new era, dedicated to protecting U.S. national interests and security i…
RT @EsperDoD: We remain intensely focused on advancing the National Defense Strategy and meeting our strategic goals around the globe. Our…
RT @EsperDoD: Our people are our greatest resource and the reason for all our successes. As recent events in the Middle East demonstrate, o…
RT @ArmedwScience: In the first field test of a novel approach to warfighting communications, the @usairforce, @USNavy and @USArmy used new…
RT @EsperDoD: As I reflect on the year & the changing security landscape, I am mindful the National Defense Strategy is key to our success.…
RT @EsperDoD: Our DoD members are around the world building alliances for the security of our Nation and that of our partners and Allies! K…
RT @USArmyNorth: Lt. Gen. Laura Richardson #ARNORTH Commander, & Command Sgt. Maj. Alberto Delgado, Army North Senior Enlisted Adviser, vis…
While we won't discuss specific measures being taken, NORAD & USNORTHCOM routinely conduct air and maritime operati… https://t.co/eqT5TKTHQO
NORAD & NORTHCOM closely track vessels of interest, including foreign military vessels such as Russian ship VICTOR… https://t.co/gg7hUARwAn
RT @CanEmbUSA: #NORAD keeps the skies over North America safe 24 hours a day 365 days a year, and that includes keeping watch over #Santa’s…
Gen. O'Shaughnessy, CDR @NORADCommand & @USNorthernCmd, visited @SpaceX in Hawthorne, CA, Dec. 16. He toured facili… https://t.co/fCQd4Ruxe0
Happy 383rd Birthday to @USNationalGuard! #HappyBirthday #HomelandDefense #Defenders https://t.co/SRIYM8XyYI
13K Marines & Sailors exercised warfare tactics & capabilities across various environments to counter near-peer thr… https://t.co/S0xFl8Eqrp
RT @USArmyNorth: Maj Gen David Glaser #ARNORTH Dep. Commanding Gen. spoke to state, @DeptofDefense & federal partners @ an inter-agency syn…
Commander talks Homeland Defense with Community Leaders
By Master Sgt. John Gordinier
| Jan. 21, 2020
Gen. Terrence O'Shaughnessy, Commander of NORAD and U.S. Northern Command, spoke to nearly 100 Colorado Thirty Group attendees during a Combatant Commander's Conference Jan. 21, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Military conducts first test of Advanced Battle Management System
By Capt. Cara Bousie and Charles Pope
| Dec. 26, 2019
The Air Force, Navy and Army used new methods and technology Dec. 16-18 for collecting, analyzing and sharing information in real time to identify and defeat a simulated cruise missile threat.
Steel Knight 20
| Dec. 11, 2019
U.S. Marines and Sailors participated in Steel Knight 20.
Navy's Newest Littoral Combat Ship Arrives in Mayport
By Lt.j.g. James Griffin
| Nov. 27, 2019
The newest littoral combat ship, the Freedom-variant USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), arrived at its homeport, Mayport Fla. Nov. 26. after completing its maiden voyage from the shipyard in Marinette, Wis.
Deputy Secretary of Defense visits Commands
By MSgt Joe Laws
| Nov. 4, 2019
Gen. O’Shaughnessy, Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, hosted Deputy Secretary of Defense, David L. Norquist to the commands’ headquarters on Peterson Air Force Base, Nov. 1, 2019.
Oct. 18, 2019
NORAD, USNORTHCOM, U.S. Strategic Command begin Exercises VIGILANT SHIELD, GLOBAL THUNDER
July 19, 2019
NORAD, USNORTHCOM and Mexican Air Force successfully conduct live-fly exercise
July 16, 2019
NORAD, USNORTHCOM and the Mexican Air Force to participate in AMALGAM EAGLE 19
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