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Track Santa’s Progress (VIDEO)
What started with a wrong number published in a newspaper ad for Sears in the mid 1950's has turned into a Herculean effort to keep kids advised of the Jolly Old Elf's whereabouts around the world.
Since 1955 NORAD has tracked Santa on his trip around the world. Wit...
Track Santa’s Progress
Since 1955 NORAD has tracked Santa on his trip around the world. With over 1500 volunteers NORAD provides this all day service at no cost to the taxpayers. After a 5 year run with Google, NORAD chose this year to partner with Microsoft to keep up with the spike of visitors to the site...
Santa Tracker Goes High Tech [VIDEO]
For more than 50 years, NORAD and its predecessor, the Continental Air Defense Command (CONAD) have tracked Santa’s flight.
The tradition began in 1955 after a Colorado Springs-based Sears Roebuck & Co. advertisement for children to call Santa misprinted the telephone number. …