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Fewer Pilots Breaking Airspace Rules, FAA Says

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 09.26.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Even as fighter jets were scrambled on successive days this month to intercept airspace violators near the presidential retreat at Camp...

NORAD Cutting 79 Positions

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — NORAD and the U.S. Northern Command are cutting 79 staff positions amid Defense Department budget cuts, officia...

Garbage Truck Sparks NORAD Security Alert

Colorado Springs Gazette | TOM ROEDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A garbage truck headed to pick up trash at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station set off an electronic explosive detector Thursday afternoon, sparking...

NORAD Readies to Track Santa

Dorian de Wind | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dorian de Wind

For more than 50 years, NORAD and its predecessor, the Continental Air Defense Command (CONAD) have tracked Santa's flight.

Track Santa's Journey Around The World With NORAD

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Want to know where Santa is right now? The North American Aerospace Defense Control (NORAD) can tell you with its Santa Tracker. NORAD has been track...

Gene Renuart, NORAD Chief, Makes Final Flight

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The general in charge of NORAD and the U.S. Northern Command has piloted his ceremonial last flight before reti...

NORAD Santa Tracker 2009: Track To See Where Santa Is RIGHT NOW

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Even Santa Tweets. A military installation in Colorado has been issuing Christmas Eve reports of Santa Claus' progres...

Colorado Conspiracy Theories: The Craziest Rumors About The Centennial State (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

9 News viewers may have been surprised recently to learn that Jesse 'The Body' Ventura believes that "there's something underneath that new airport. [...

Muhammed Abu Tahir Caused Emergency Plane Landing By Shaving With Shirt Off Drunk In Bathroom

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Bizarre details are emerging about an emergency plane landing in Colorado Springs on Friday that prompted the deployment of two F-16 fighter jets from...

SANTA TRACKER 2008: Military center tracking Santa's sleigh ride

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Who says Santa Claus doesn't exist? The military personnel charged with being the eyes in the sky are certainly actin...

NORAD Santa Tracker 2007

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Track Santa as he makes his deliveries all over the world! Google Maps will refresh Santa's position every 5 minutes. Click here to start tracking. ...

Indiana Plane Crash: Pilot Of Small Plane Failed To Respond, Reports Say

AP | RICK CALLAHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ALBANY, Ind. — A single-engine plane crashed into an Indiana cornfield Wednesday after the pilot, who was seen slumped over at the controls, los...

NORAD: Sarah Palin Has No Role Guarding US Airspace Despite Claims

New York Daily News | JAMES GORDON MEEK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Russian bombers approach American airspace and U.S. Air Force fighters are scrambled, Sarah Palin's phone doesn't ring. The Alaska governor has...

Barack Obama Passes NORAD Test

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

Obama's recent NORAD tour and renewed call for national service evoked further evidence that he has passed an important milestone in his campaign: passing the NORAD Test for presidential candidates.