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  • Enterprise hosts Resiliency Tactical Pause

    About 330 members from Continental U.S. NORAD Region- 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) and the 601st Air Operations Center recently gathered at the Oasis Event Center to participate in the Resiliency Tactical Pause. The Pause was an Air Force-wide initiative by the Air Force Chief of Staff, Gen.

  • 101st AOG conducts assumption of command ceremony

    Col. Matthew Jones assumed command of the 101st Air and Space Operations Group during a ceremony, October 25 held on the 601st Air Operations Center’s Operations Floor.During the ceremony, an age-old military tradition of passing of flags symbolized the leadership change as Col. Jones assumed

  • America’s AOC welcomes new commander

    The 601st Air Operations Center welcomed a new commander during a ceremony held here on September 26, 2019.The age old military tradition, passing of the flag during the ceremony, symbolized the change in leadership as Col. Gregory Krane assumed command of the 601st AOC from Col. Michael Valle. The

  • USAF CRG surveys Bahama airfields

    In support of Foreign Disaster Relief efforts in the Bahamas, a U.S. Air Force assessment team member conducts an aerial assessment of Grand Bahama airfield, Sept. 4, 2019. The team will evaluate airfields in The Bahamas to determine if they can safely reopen to receive aircraft providing

  • 2019 Cyber Summit focuses on domain as warfighting platform

    With a focus on approaching the cyber domain as a warfighting platform, members from across the Continental U.S. NORAD Region – 1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) enterprise recently gathered for the annual 2019 Cyber Summit here.

  • CONR-1st AF (AFNORTH) CC attends F-16 Senior Officer Course

    Lt. Gen. Marc Sasseville, Continental U.S. NORAD Region-1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) Commander, inspects an AIM-9X Sidewinder missile on an F-16 Fighting Falcon prior to a flight for the F-16 Senior Officer Course, hosted by the 149th Fighter Wing, Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. The four-week

  • AFRCC holds change of command

    The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center received a new commander during a change of command ceremony today.After two years as the AFRCC commander, Lt. Col. Evan H. Gardner relinquished command to Lt. Col. Gene M. Manner, who had been serving as the AFRCC director of operations.

  • 1st AF sharpens DSCA skills during Homeland Exercise

    More than 60 military and civilian members from approximately 25 units across the 1st AF (AFNORTH) enterprise, along with several federal interagency partners, honed their Defense Support to Civil Authorities knowledge and skills during a two-day disaster-response “Homeland Exercise” here June