5-2-9. AIR DEFENSE EXERCISE BEACON CODE ASSIGNMENT
Ensure exercise FAKER aircraft remain on the exercise flight plan filed discrete beacon code.
1. NORAD will ensure exercise FAKER aircraft flight plans are filed containing discrete beacon codes from the
Department of Defense code allocation specified in FAA Order JO 7610.4, Special Operations, Appendix 6.
2. NORAD will ensure that those FAKER aircraft assigned the same discrete beacon code are not flight planned in
the same or any adjacent ARTCC's airspace at the same time. (Simultaneous assignment of codes will only occur when
operational requirements necessitate.)