Archive: 2007

Sept. 28, 2007

Training, coordination key to future for USNORTHCOM

U.S. Northern Command, the unified command formed in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks and charged with the sacred mission of defense of our homelands, commemorates its fifth anniversary

Sept. 27, 2007

Oct. 1st proclaimed as U.S. Northern Command Day by El Paso County

October 1 was declared as "U.S. Northern Command Day" by the Board of County Commissioners of El Paso County in a resolution presented to Maj. Gen. Paul Sullivan, chief of staff of USNORTHCOM.October

Sept. 21, 2007

ARNORTH deploys defense coordinating element to Baton Rouge

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas – At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Army North has deployed a defense coordinating element to Baton Rouge, La. as a precautionary measure in

Sept. 11, 2007

A 9/11 Commemoration Message from Gen. Gene Renuart, Commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command

Today marks six years since the horrific attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, a day that sparked a range of emotions and response across our great nation. While all of us were deeply impacted by those events,

Sept. 6, 2007

46TH Engineers help secure U.S. – Mexico Border

After the tragic events that occurred on September 11, 2001, securing our nation’s border against all potential threats is a national priority.  In response to a request for Department of Defense

Sept. 6, 2007

USNORTHCOM hosts Canada, Mexico at pandemic influenza conference

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Representatives from American, Canadian and Mexican military and government agencies came to U.S. Northern Command headquarters this week to discuss their plans and

Aug. 30, 2007

Exercise Vigilant Shield ’08 slated for October

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command along with U.S. Pacific Command, the Department of Homeland Security as well as local, state and

Aug. 21, 2007

NORAD, USNORTHCOM meet challenges of multiple, diverse missions

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — This month, the two military commands charged with defending the homeland have also answered the call to support the launch and landing of Space Shuttle Endeavour,

Aug. 20, 2007

Hurricane Dean response: USNORTHCOM ready to 'help save lives, prevent property loss'

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command continues to monitor the progress of Hurricane Dean and is working closely with the Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency

Aug. 19, 2007

USNORTHCOM continuing to support Hurricane Dean operations

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command is closely monitoring Hurricane Dean's progress and continues to respond to requests for Department of Defense support in preparation for