Go Inside NORAD's Santa Tracking Headquarters

Volunteers answer phone calls and e-mails from kids all over the world on Christmas Eve.
1:38 | 12/24/14

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I can tell you that the Atlanta. And he had him confused teen. And schools are delivered approximately 388. Million peasants. We'll look at this it is where all the magic happens and this is our one on one of our call center spur of the arts access program and that we have to. People behind me answering phones from children around the world and answering emails from children around the world. We've been tracking Santa 59 years now it all started in 1955 women an ad was placed in the local paper by fears that invited children across Hansack. And that when they dial the number they realized it was the wrong number and it went to what was what used to be called the Continental Air defense command. And that went right into the operations center and the colonel on duty decided to exude. Give the children a little bit of information about where Santa letters. And so I'm when NORAD that could mean in 1958 he took over the tradition we've been doing it ever said. I have my little boy called the better way. Development and family together. We hear responding email sent by children. Targets in the primary Japanese and Chinese meets the three and later we'll. So it's a season in English and turnaround and reunited English. Then he goes. It is on this report you're doing and.

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