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June 14, 2013

Military continues support for Black Forest fire

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – In an effort to mitigate the danger to personnel and property caused by the Black Forest fire, local military bases here in the Colorado Springs area are providing

June 13, 2013

Department of Defense provides assistance in Colorado fires

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Federal assistance is being provided in the effort against fires currently burning in Southern Colorado. The following support is being provided through formal

June 12, 2013

Department of Defense through U.S. Northern Command provides assistance in Colorado fires

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Federal assistance is being provided in the effort against fires currently burning in Southern Colorado. The following support is being provided through formal

June 12, 2013

Colorado Air Forces Reservists to deploy ‘MAFFS’ in support of Black Forest fire

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Two Air Force Reserve Command Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System-equipped C-130s and aircrews from the 302nd Airlift Wing have been requested to support fire

June 10, 2013

Army North hosts Northern Command complex catastrophe session

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Military leaders at all levels and federal partner agencies met June 5 to participate in a one-day tabletop exercise hosted by U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) in the historic

June 7, 2013

NORAD and USNORTHCOM Commander to attend Northern Chiefs of Defence Meeting

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Gen. Chuck Jacoby, Commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command will attend the Northern Chiefs of Defence Meeting to be held June

June 4, 2013

U.S. Northern Comman provides flood support to Hawkeye State

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Northern Command recently activated a Defense Coordinating Officer and supporting staff element to

May 22, 2013

U.S. Northern Command assists with Oklahoma tornado disaster

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – U.S. Northern Command is coordinating Department of Defense’s support to FEMA and state and local response activities in response to the Oklahoma tornado devastated

May 10, 2013

Official Explains DOD’s Role in National Arctic Strategy

WASHINGTON – The Defense Department worked closely with other federal agencies in support of the National Security Staff effort that generated the National Strategy for the Arctic Region released

May 7, 2013

High Performing Command Leaders Awarded

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Four servicemembers and civilians were recognized during the inaugural NORAD and U.S. Northern Command Missile Warning Professional and Defender of the Year ceremony and