ADVISORY, Sept. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: United States Air Force will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the 66 th Birthday of the United Air Force. In honor of the occasion, Maj. Gen. Michael Carey, Commander of 20th Air Force, will ring the Opening Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Monday, September 16, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Contact: Bryan L. Bouchard, Capt, USAF (212) 784-0143 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ. For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx. Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx. Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice. About U.S. Air Force: Since its founding in 1947, the U.S. Air Force has provided the nation with Global Vigilance, Global Reach and Global Power—the ability to see, supply or strike any point on the planet. The global mindset is unique among the services, and springs from the speed, range, and flexibility of air and space power. The Air Force's competitive advantage begins with its ability to recruit, develop, and retain innovative warriors with strong character, a belief in the respect for others, and a commitment to high standards and the air Force core values. Today, Airmen use emerging technology in air, space, and cyber to project global airpower.
September 18th marks the 66th Anniversary of the "World's Greatest Air Force ... Powered by Airmen, Fueled by Innovation".About NASDAQ OMX Group : The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 26 markets including 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-55 microsecond average speeds with 99.99% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,300 listed companies worth $6 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook ( http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter ( http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500) -NDAQA-