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NORAD Dwell Santa Tracker: Here is the place to trace him Christmas Eve

NORAD Dwell Santa Tracker: Here is the place to trace him Christmas Eve

COVID-19 will not cease Santa from making his rounds and NORAD is monitoring Mr. Claus’ journey throughout the globe for a 66th yr.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Santa Claus is coming to city.

Colorado Springs-based North America Aerospace Protection Command (NORAD) is as soon as once more monitoring Kris Kringle on his journey around the globe. That is the 66th yr NORAD has tracked Santa’s Christmas Eve travels. 

NORAD launches its on-line Santa radar at 2 a.m. MT on Christmas Eve so kids and kids at coronary heart can observe the jolly previous elf from continent to continent.

Santa fanatics can observe his annual flight on the NORAD web site, Fb, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and the NORAD Tracks Santa cellular app.

There’s additionally a telephone quantity to name to achieve the NORAD Tracks Santa Operation Heart beginning at 4 a.m. MT on Friday, Dec. 24: 1-877-466-6723.

You can even ship an e-mail to A NORAD employees member gives you Santa’s final recognized location in a return e-mail.

> Click on right here to go to the NORAD Tracks Santa web site.

The Santa Tracker program began in 1955, when a neighborhood Sears retailer in Colorado Springs printed a newspaper advert that invited youngsters to name a sure telephone quantity to speak to Santa. The quantity was misprinted, and the calls ended up going to the Continental Air Protection Command, NORAD’s predecessor.

The colonel on responsibility that evening realized the error. He ordered his officers and his troops to begin monitoring Santa utilizing our methods and telling the children the place Santa was all through the evening.

“Whereas the custom of monitoring Santa started purely accidentally, NORAD continues to trace Santa,” in keeping with the web site. “We’re the one group that has the expertise, the {qualifications}, and the individuals to do it. And, we adore it! NORAD is honored to be Santa’s official tracker!”

Because the official tracker, NORAD has the news on Santa. As an example, their intelligence signifies Santa is at the very least 16 centuries previous, is about 5-foot-7 and weighs about 260 kilos (earlier than cookies), in keeping with the FAQS.

And the sleigh is 74 cc (sweet canes) lengthy and carries about 60,000 tons of presents at takeoff.

As for the age-old query, “Is there a Santa Claus?” that is what NORAD has to say: “Mountains of historic information and NORAD monitoring info leads us to imagine that Santa Claus is alive and nicely within the hearts of individuals all through the world.”

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