Archive: February, 2010

Feb. 18, 2010

AFRCC assists in search for downed helicopter in West Virginia

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center here coordinated efforts to locate a Navy helicopter from Naval Air Station Norfolk, Va., which crashed in a heavily wooded area

Feb. 17, 2010

ARNORTH tests homeland defense unit

LAS VEGAS — U.S. Army North's Team B, West Division, Civil Support Training Activity, evaluated the Soldiers and Airmen of the Nevada National Guard’s 92nd Civil Support Team during a certification

Feb. 16, 2010

AFRCC dispatches helos to missing hiker on Mount St. Helens

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center here is working with officials from Washington State to locate a missing hiker who fell an estimated 1,500 feet while climbing

Feb. 8, 2010

USNORTHCOM, Air Force help Mexican army bring field kitchen to Haiti

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command coordinated with the Mexican Army and Air Force to load a Mexican Army field kitchen on board a U.S. Air Force C-5 at Santa Lucia Air Base, Mex., Feb.

Feb. 4, 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

Feb. 4, 2010

U.S. NORTHCOM members continue to support humanitarian efforts in Haiti

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –Members of U.S. Northern Command continue to deploy in support of Operation Unified Response, the ongoing humanitarian relief effort in Haiti.U.S. military personnel

Feb. 1, 2010

U.S. NORTHCOM augmentee works to restore hope in Haiti

Thursday was just another Colorado morning commute for David Eyre, on his way to his job as a mobilized engineer officer for the U.S. Northern Command Standing Joint Forces Headquarters Civil