Tracking Santa on Christmas Eve

CHEYENNE, Wy.(KGWN)- Children across the world can track Santa and find out exactly when he will reach their home on Christmas Eve, thanks to NORAD.

courtesy: KNOE

The North American Aerospace Defense Command will take over 100,000 calls and it’s been a tradition since 1955.

It started when Colonel Harry Shoup at the Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center answered a call from a little boy wanting to know where Santa was. He received this call because a local department store had a typo in a magazine to call Santa at that number.

Since then the traditions has continued at NORAD.
You can call them at 1-877-HI-NORAD.

Children call also track Santa online at Noradsanta.org, or through Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.



 
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