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  • Air national guardsman uses Defense Logistics Agency reutilization program to save millions of dollars

    A member of the New Jersey Air National Guard used bits of knowledge gained from earning five Air Force Specialty Codes during 24 years of military service, combined with some creativity to use the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Disposition Services to save the Air National Guard almost $3 million dollars.
  • CAP marks 1,000th cell phone mission

    Civil Air Patrol’s National Cellular Forensics Team participated in its 1,000th mission March 16. The mission ended, like hundreds before it, in a “save.”
  • 138th Fighter Wing Airmen return from deployment

    More than 90 Airmen from the 138th Fighter Wing recently returned home from a six month deployment in various areas throughout the Middle East and Africa in support of Operations Freedom Sentinel, Inherent Resolve, Resolute Support and Spartan Shield.On March 5, 2017, the 138th FW hosted a welcome home event to recognize the contributions of these
  • NORAD exercise planned for Washington, D.C.

    The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region, will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 17-06 Monday night into Tuesday morning in the National Capital Region, Washington, D.C., with flights scheduled to take place between approximately midnight and 2:30 a.m. (EST).
  • WADS wins four Washington Air National Guard awards

    Four members of the Western Air Defense Sector won in their respective categories during the 8th annual Washington Air National Guard awards banquet held at the Spokane Convention Center, Spokane, Wash., on Jan. 28.
  • Commander's Compliments

    Gen. Lori Robinson, Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command, greets Master Sgt. Samvel Korniyenko, 601st Air Operations Center Air Mobility Division member, at an Airman’s breakfast event here Feb 10. Throughout her Feb. 9-10 visit to the Continental U.S. NORAD Region-1st Air Force (Air Forces
  • CONR region of NORAD protects skies during Super Bowl LI

    North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) fighters from the Continental U.S. NORAD Region (CONR) will be busy during Super Bowl LI protecting the skies around the NRG Stadium in Houston on game day.
  • CONR hosts Super Bowl media events

    Lt. Col. Ernie Mayfield, Director of Operations, 138th Fighter Wing, Det. 1, talks with Peter Hegseth, Fox & Friends television news, following his aerospace defense familiarization flight Feb. 1. at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, Houston Texas. Hegseth flew with the unit as part of a Continental Aersospace Defense Region communications
  • ACA professionals discuss initiatives during workshop

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE. Fla. – With Super Bowl 51 only days away and the security of that event under the eye of news media, representatives from across the Aerospace Control Alert enterprise gathered for a two-day workshop held at Continental United States North American Aerospace Defense Region -1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) Jan. 31-Feb. 1 to address matters affecting the ACA mission.
  • 101st AOG conducts change of command ceremony

    Command of the 101st Air and Space Operations Group exchanged hands in a change of command ceremony held here on Jan. 5. During the ceremony, an age-old military tradition of passing of flags symbolized the leadership change as Col. Michael Valle assumed command of the 101st AOG from Col. Brian Johnson. Brig. Gen. James Eifert, Florida Air National Guard commander, presided over the ceremony.