U.S. Northern Command

May 31, 2017

Rear Adm. James S. Bynum, USN, will be assigned as director, J-5, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.

August 2, 2016

Maj. Gen. Kenneth S. Wilsbach, USAF, has been appointed to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as commander, Alaskan Command, U.S. Northern Command; commander, 11th Air Force, Pacific Air Forces; and commander, Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Region, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.  

June 15, 2016

Shape Technologies LLC, Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded an $8,154,767 primarily firm-fixed-price contract for technical engineering support and exercise simulation generation support. Contractor will provide support for the Modeling and Simulations Operations Branch of the Joint Exercise and Training Directorate of Headquarters U.S. Strategic Command; and for the Modeling and Simulation Branch of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command. Work will be performed at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska; and Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and is expected to be complete by December 12, 2021.

June 9, 2016

Brig. Gen. Mark E. Weatherington, USAF, has been assigned as director, cyberspace operations, North American Aerospace Defense Command, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.

September 25, 2015

Lt. Gen. Russell J. Handy, USAF, has been assigned as commander, Alaskan Command, U.S. Northern Command; commander, 11th Air Force, Pacific Air Forces; and commander, Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Region, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. 

November 20, 2014

Fleet Master Chief Terrence “Terry” Molidor, USN, has been assigned as the command senior enlisted leader for U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Col. Joseph E. Whitlock, USAR, has been nominated for promotion to the rank of brigadier general and assigned deputy director, J-5, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.