He contacted the Air Force and was sworn into the Armed Forces in mid-July , less than a year after the attacks. Josh Earl said Holloman has been training extensively for the last six months to support Santa on his mission. Copyright owned or licensed by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited. Remember Me Recover password Register. That's "cc" as in "candy canes.
The Pentagon’s annual Santa tracker treats Rudolph like a ballistic missile
Share this article Tweet. We tried to give it a more operational Featured March 11, 0. But with Santa as real-time Internet presence, his power is diminished. Children who called were given updates on his location, and the tradition was born. Harry Shoup, the commander at the time, thought it was a joke.
Upgrading NORAD's Santa tracking system will cost billions
Sign up for more newsletters here. Military records reveal that the fighter pilot had just arrived in San Diego on a commercial flight and was driving a rental vehicle to the base. Home News National Santa to get fighter escort for Christmas. Login error when trying to access an account e. Please select all that apply:
Air Force will be giving him support. Local news on Twitter Tweets by EdNadolski. But with Santa as real-time Internet presence, his power is diminished. Besides, Gazette military writer Tom Roeder - a man who knows a thing or two about military tactics - did a bunch of complicated math to find out how fast Santa travels to reach the world's children in one short night. Master Corporal Scott Rose is his crew chief. Experimental aircraft Military. Corporal Sophie Renaud.