December 17, 2021
In this new episode of Defence Deconstructed, David Perry talks to LGen Alain Pelletier, Deputy Commander of NORAD, about the modernization of the binational command
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- Lieutenant-General Alain Pelletier is the Deputy Commander North American Aerospace Defense Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado. He has held a number of command positions: Commander of 425 Tactical Fighter Squadron, Commander of 3 Wing Bagotville, Québec, Commander of Task Force Libeccio, the Canadian Air Component to NATO’s Operation Unified Protector over Libya. He also was the Deputy Commander Continental U.S. NORAD Region based at Tyndall AFB, Florida, where he was responsible for the Continental U.S. daily air defense readiness in addition to the defense of the U.S. National Capital Region.
- Dave Perry: Senior Analyst and Vice President with the Canadian Global Affairs Institute.