Latest "u.s. space command" stories
The Pentagon watchdog found that the Air Force followed the rules in picking Redstone Arsenal, but it questioned whether the service’s base-selection process leads to the best fit.
Officials say that while it's not clear what form Russian actions in space may take, "it's better to be prepared than surprised."
Space Force leadership expects to take on wideband satellite communications in the Army and narrowband SATCOM operations in the Navy this fall.
First Air Force will command and control the USAF assets that assist SPACECOM on everyday missions, with a particular focus on domestic airspace.
By Rachel S. Cohen