(the) North American Aerospace Defense Command


(the) North American Aerospace Defense Command
the North American Aerospace Defense Command [the North American Aerospace Defense Command] (abbr NORAD)
a military defence organization established in 1957 by the US and Canadian air forces. It has a large underground base in Cheyenne Mountain near Colorado Springs, ↑Colorado, to provide early warning of air attacks.

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