COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - Officials at the North American Aerospace Defense Command report that Santa Claus departed from the North Pole.
Santa and his eight reindeer lifted off to commence his 24-hour tour of the world at 2:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time.
You and your kids can track Santa as he makes his way along his route by seeing LIVE video feeds by browsing NORAD's website at www.NoradSanta.org.
Santa is also equipped with a satellite phone this year making him available to call excited boys and girls. Get a hold of Santa via www.SendACallFromSanta.com.