Latest North American Aerospace Defense Command Stories

2014-05-16 23:07:50

Major General Eric W. Crabtree (Ret.), Former Deputy Director of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Fort Belvoir, VA, Joins Desktop Alert Strategic Advisory Board (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Desktop Alert, Inc. (http://www.desktopalert.net), a leading provider of IP-Based mass notification technology to the United States Air Force, United States Army and numerous Department of Defense Agencies, today announced the company has appointed (Ret.) Major General Eric W. Crabtree, USAF to its...

2013-12-24 23:20:45

The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Tracks Santa with the Help of CradlePoint BOISE, Idaho and PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colorado (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 CradlePoint, the global leader in cloud-managed 3G/4G networking solutions for distributed enterprises, is once again helping NORAD track Santa over the skies of North America. As a member of the NORAD Tracks Santa team, CradlePoint, in partnership with Verizon, assists NORAD in following Santa across the globe, helping...

2013-12-03 23:29:01

Popular Holiday Website Uses Tracking Technology Developed by AGI Exton, PA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) and the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) are once again teaming up to track Santa’s Christmas Eve trek across the globe. Beginning December 24 at 2:01 a.m. EST, visitors to the NORAD Tracks Santa® site, http://www.noradsanta.org, can use 2D and 3D tracking maps created by AGI—known as Santa Trackers—to follow Santa on his annual...

Google Joins NORAD In The Santa-Tracking Game
2012-12-23 08:20:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When it comes to monitoring Santa's progress this Christmas, NORAD won't be the only game in town. Google has also decided to get into the act and will be tracking the legendary, plump, jolly old man with the white beard as he flies around the world, spreading holiday cheer and giving gifts to all the good little boys and girls. As previously reported here at redOrbit.com, NORAD, who has been keeping tabs on the big guy with their...

NORAD Santa Stalker Ditches Google For Bing
2012-12-19 11:11:21

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As it turns out, Apple wasn´t the only one ready to ditch Google maps in favor of an alternative. This year when Santa comes to town, he´ll be using Microsoft´s Bing maps. Every Christmas Eve since 1955, NORAD has been keeping tabs on Santa Claus for children everywhere as he traverses the globe. In the early days, children could call a NORAD hotline to hear of Santa´s whereabouts, likely hoping that...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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