Senator Burris visits NORAD and USNORTHCOM

ETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Navy Adm. James Winnefeld, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command commander, shows Illinois Senator Roland Burris the commands’ Sept. 11 memorial during the Senator’s visit to the commands July 8. Burris, who sits on the Senate Armed Services Committee, made his first visit to the commands to familiarize himself with NORAD and USNORTHCOM’s operations and tour the headquarters and alternate command center at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station.

ETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Navy Adm. James Winnefeld, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command commander, shows Illinois Senator Roland Burris the commands’ Sept. 11 memorial during the Senator’s visit to the commands July 8. Burris, who sits on the Senate Armed Services Committee, made his first visit to the commands to familiarize himself with NORAD and USNORTHCOM’s operations and tour the headquarters and alternate command center at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station.