Archive: August, 2010

Aug. 30, 2010

USNORTHCOM deploys Defense Coordinating Officer to U.S. Virgin Islands

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - U.S. Northern Command deployed a Defense Coordinating Officer Saturday to the U.S. Virgin Islands in preparation for support to civil authorities as Hurricane Earl

Aug. 13, 2010

FEMA urges you to take part in National Preparedness Month

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - This September, organizations and citizens from across the nation will come together for the seventh annual National Preparedness Month (NPM), designed to encourage

Aug. 12, 2010

NORAD, USNORTHCOM pushes to expand enlisted education to Canada

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - When Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Simer, U.S. Northern Command J38 Special Activities Branch, found out he was advancing to senior master sergeant, he knew he’d be

Aug. 12, 2010

USNORTHCOM humanitarian assistance program builds disaster response partnerships

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - As complicated as it is to support federal agencies during a disaster within the United States, supporting an international neighbor is even more complex, and since

Aug. 12, 2010

USNORTHCOM members win national award

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Recently, two members of U.S. Northern Command's Interagency Coordination directorate received an award from the Environmental Protection Agency for their work in

Aug. 9, 2010

USNORTHCOM donates protective gear to Mexico

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - U.S. Northern Command, working with the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, delivered 150,000 sets of personal protection ensembles to Mexico Aug. 3.The shipment