Archive: 2010

April 16, 2010

METOC conference looks back on Olympics, forward on climate change

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – More than 40 meteorological and oceanographic officials from NORAD and USNORTHCOM subordinate commands and agency partners are participating in the annual

April 15, 2010

Child becomes pilot for a day

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – With his dad squarely in his sights, a 9-year-old boy pulls the trigger in the cockpit of an F-15 Eagle simulator. “Don’t worry dad, I’m just going to do a practice

April 15, 2010

Religious Affairs Strategy Conference seeks better coordination for disaster relief

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – More than 60 military chaplains and non-government organization representatives came together in Colorado Springs, Colo., this week to participate in the Religious Affairs

April 14, 2010

AFNORTH presents awards to top performers

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Air Forces Northern members from across North America converged here Tuesday evening at a banquet to acknowledge the superior accomplishments of several Airmen and

April 5, 2010

CONR supports successful Space Shuttle launch

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. – The Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region and Air Forces Northern provided crucial airspace control and manning support to the

April 2, 2010

AFRCC coordinates joint lifesaving mission off California coast

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – When the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center here received a call from the U.S. Coast Guard’s Pacific Area Rescue Coordination Center at 3:50 p.m. Thursday about an

April 2, 2010

NORAD and USNORTHCOM support Space Shuttle launch

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command provide support to NASA and the shuttle program’s mission with distinctly different but

March 31, 2010

NORAD, USNORTHCOM Maritime Stakeholders Conference provides clarity for new mission

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – How to better share information and protect U.S. and Canadian waterways were foremost on the minds of the nearly 250 people attending the North American Aerospace

March 31, 2010

USNORTHCOM responds to Northeast flooding

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command received and approved a mission assignment to prepare to support the emergency response to flooding in the Northeast, March 30. USNORTHCOM

March 30, 2010

NORTHCOM, ARNORTH members participate in national DSCA workshop

HENDERSON, Nev. – More than 730 civilians and service members from U.S. Northern Command and its service components participated in the National Defense Support to Civil Authorities Workshop March 1-5