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NORAD tracks the man in red

Santa watch an annual tradition for command on Christmas Eve

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According to North American Aerospace Defense Command, Santa is alive and well and rocketing around the globe in an airborne sleigh. If any organization is qualified to confirm the big man’s existence, it’s NORAD. On an average day, the military defense agency uses a network of satellites, ground- and air-based radar and fighter jets to “detect, intercept and, if necessary, engage any air-breathing threat to North America,” according to their website. There’s not much that ...


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