Archive: 2006

April 10, 2006

NORAD, USNORTHCOM host civic leader tour of military installations

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – From the rocky tunnels of Colorado's Cheyenne Mountain to the sunny runways of Florida's Tyndall Air Force Base, 29 civilian leaders recently took a four-day crash

April 10, 2006

USNORTHCOM team member recognized for scholastic achievement

MONTEREY, Calif. -- Donald J. Reed of U.S. Northern Command's J35 Future Operations Division was recently awarded the Curtis H. "Butch" Straub Achievement Award for his performance in the master's

April 3, 2006

DoD personnel advised to prepare for possible pandemic influenza

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Living a sensible, healthy lifestyle and staying away from crowds may be two of the most important ways to avoid becoming infected with a pandemic influenza, according

March 29, 2006

C-130s answer firefighting call at Kirtland Air Force Base

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- During wildfires, ranchers fearing for their livestock and people fearing for their homes probably don’t realize the massive effort and the number of people supporting

March 24, 2006

USNORTHCOM announces 2005 top performers

The United States Northern Command announced its 2005 top performers March 24.“Our winners represent the very finest examples of committed service to a noble cause,” said Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. D.

March 24, 2006

Conference focuses on influenza pandemic preparation

FORT MONROE, Va..-- Joint Task Force Civil Support hosted representatives from more than 50 federal, state and local agencies for a two-day conference that began March 22 and was designed to bring

March 24, 2006

Northern Command integrating lessons learned from Katrina

WASHINGTON – The Defense Department and U.S. Northern Command learned valuable lessons from the government's response to Hurricane Katrina, and those lessons are being applied to prepare for future

March 7, 2006

Joint Task Force Civil Support Rolls the DICE

Joint Task Force Civil Support hosted part of the Department of Defense Interoperability Communications Exercise 06 Feb. 20 thru March 3. The exercise took place at the JTF-CS headquarters aboard Ft.

Feb. 23, 2006

Hon. Paul McHale visits USNORTHCOM

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – “I’m leaving with a clear sense of confidence in the vision and planning of U.S. Northern Command to deal with any emerging threat, whether an occurrence of pandemic

Feb. 13, 2006

Military leaders prepare for 2006 hurricane season

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Do the right thing for the American people.This was the clear message Adm. Timothy J. Keating, commander of U.S. Northern Command, had for the group of senior