Authorities Probe How 'Suicidal' Employee Could Steal PlaneInvestigators worked to find out how a "suicidal" airline employee stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and crashed into a small island in the Puget Sound after being chased by military jets that were quickly scrambled to intercept the aircraft.
NORAD Celebrates 60th Anniversary Complete With FlyoverThe North American Aerospace Defense Command celebrated its 60th anniversary on Saturday.
Rare Tour Given Of Military Operation Inside Cheyenne MountainFor 60 years, NORAD in Colorado Springs has been protecting North America primarily from Cheyenne Mountain.
Hawaii Officials Mistakenly Warn Of Inbound MissileA push alert that warned of ballistic missile heading straight for Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was a mistake, state emergency officials said.
NORAD Takes Calls From Kids Awaiting Santa For 62nd YearHundreds of volunteers are on the phones at an Air Force base in Colorado, answering questions from eager kids who want to know where Santa is on his Christmas Eve travels.
NORAD's Santa Tracker Embraces More TechnologyThe decades-old tradition by the U.S. military of tracking Santa's exact whereabouts during Christmas Eve as he delivers presents to children across the globe is embracing more technology this year.
Denver Could Be Target Of North Korean MissileWhile North Korea tests missiles that have the potential to strike Denver, NORAD and NORTHCOM are working within the state to keep the nation safe.
Inside NORAD & Northcom: 'We Stand Ready To Protect America 24/7/365'The threat of a missile attack from North Korea against the United States is heating up in terms of rhetoric and backed up by repeated test launches.
Santa's On His Way: Military Helps Kids Follow Fabled FlightTens of thousands of children from around the world plan to call the North American Aerospace Defense Command to ask where Santa is, and starting Saturday they will get a cheery answer about the mythical route from a real person, not a recording.
Hickenlooper, Canadian Official Observe Memorial Day At Fort Logan National CemeteryGov. John Hickenlooper and a high-ranking official from Canada will speak at a Memorial Day service at a military cemetery in Denver.
General Is 1st Woman To Lead Top-Tier U.S. Combat CommandAir Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson on Friday became the first woman to lead a top-tier U.S. warfighting command when she took charge of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command in Colorado.
While NORAD Tracks Santa, NASA Will Keep Watch On A Giant Asteroid This Christmas EveGovernment radars will be busier than normal on Christmas Eve tracking everything from Santa and severe weather to a giant asteroid that will make its closest approach to Earth.