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Reviews | Why does the Trump-born space force keep stepping on rakes?

“Semper Supra” reads like a list of currencies, as POLITICO’s Steve Heuser tweeted. Military.com gave the final verdict on the anthem: “It’s not a banger.” But the anthem isn’t Space Force’s most laughable mistake. Previously, the force’s exaggerated uniforms were compared to something out of the ordinary Battlestar Galactica wardrobe. The branch’s “delta” emblem and […]

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‘It’s not a banger’: The response to the official Space Force song is less than stellar | US Army

Space Force, the sixth and newest branch of the US military, unveiled its official song on Tuesday amid a less than stellar critical response. As one website dedicated to covering the US Armed Forces put it: “It’s not a banger.” The Space Force was created in 2019 from the United States Air Force at the […]

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Space Force has its own theme song

Photo: Ron Chenoy – USA TODAY Sports Do you remember Space Force? Once a figment of Donald Trump’s imagination, it now exists in the world. There are living Space Force Guardians who do real, if somewhat mysterious, things. Angry emails inform me that the Space Force has serious responsibilities. That may be true, but for […]

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US Space Force uses situational awareness software from Aust

Space situational awareness is an ever-changing target. Software from Sydney-based Saber Astronautics, which describes itself as a “global space operations provider”, is spreading rapidly in the US military. He just won another $540,000 to meet the growing list of information that the new Space Force Operations Command keeps discovering it needs in its “Space Cockpit”. […]

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NASA and Space Force discuss options for Artemis I launch

ORLANDO, Fla. — To use a theater metaphor, the curtain has yet to be drawn on NASA’s opportunities to launch the Artemis I mission this month. During a media conference call Thursday, Sept. 8, NASA leaders said they were working on a plan that could see the launch of the 322-foot-tall Space Launch System (SLS) […]

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NASA needs space force blessing for SLS launch in late September

SLS on the Kennedy Space Center launch pad in Florida. Photo: Nasa Like a student late to submit a mission, NASA has requested a Space Force extension that would allow the space agency to make a third launch attempt of its mega Moon rocket later this month. from NASA The Space Launch System rocket is […]

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KMI Wins Three Space Force Study Contracts for Debris Cleanup Technology

Michigan-based KMI has partnered with three universities for the Orbital Prime program WASHINGTON – Kall Morris Inc. announced Sept. 7 that it has received three study contracts for debris cleanup technologies under the Space Force Orbital Prime program. Michigan-based KMI is a research and development startup focused on space debris remediation. Orbital Prime is operated […]

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Navy seeks to improve space play, including through Space Force

NRL’s Naval Center for Space Technology provides the robotic arms for DARPA’s Geosynchronous Satellite Robotic Servicing Experiment. (DARPA) WASHINGTON — With the Navy’s growing interest in space capabilities, the service has increased spending on research and development of its sailors’ space expertise, according to the Naval Research Laboratory’s top space official. “I would say the […]

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Leaked Space Force memo is far from the final word on letting airmen and guards grow beards

Currently, airmen and guards are not allowed to grow beards unless they have been approved for medical or religious accommodation. (Jackson Manske/US Air Force) Cmdt. William T. Riker wore the boxed short variety on the deck of the Enterprise spacecraft. His predecessor, Cmdr. Spock, sported the circle style in the “Mirror, Mirror” episode of the […]

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No uniforms, but the Space Force will have football uniforms

When it comes to branches of the US military service, the Space Force is widely considered the runt of the scope. In terms of iconography, the branch has not always solved this problem, of a flag that looks a lot like the star trek Starfleet logo, at a swearing-in ceremony with star wars stormtrooper reenactors, […]

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Air Force unveils special “Space Force” United for Navy game

While special Army/Navy game uniforms have deservedly garnered a lot of attention over the past decade, over the past seven years the Air Force has introduced a special set of “Air Power Series” uniforms. ” which are just as complex as those worn. in the army/navy confrontation. This year the team will honor the Space […]

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The army entrusts satellite missions to Space Force

Control of the Army’s satellite ground stations was officially transferred to the Space Force. The August 15 transfer of authority means the new branch of the U.S. military now controls the fleet of Wideband Global SATCOM and Defense Satellite Communications System satellites, which share data between the armed forces, the State Department and even the […]

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Orion Space Solutions Team Selected to Lead US Space Force’s Tetra-5 Mission – Parabolic Arc

Team of mostly small aerospace companies wins USSF mission development contract LOUISVILLE, CO (Orion Space Solutions PR) – The US Space Force (USSF) has awarded Orion Space Solutions a contract to develop three spacecraft in support of the USSF’s mission to advance and launch new technologies into space. Together with its partners Hera Systems, Inc. […]

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Alabama abortion law could impact Space Force decision

Alabama’s draconian abortion law, which has no exceptions for rape or incest at any age, is now being used by Colorado lawmakers and others to try to prevent Air Force Space Command, known as STARCOMM, from being moved from Colorado and permanently placed in Huntsville. According to an article on Military.com, U.S. Senator Michael Bennett, […]

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Orion Space Solutions team selected to lead US Space Force’s Tetra-5 mission

Team of mostly small aerospace companies wins USSF mission development contract LOUISVILLE, Colo., August 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The US Space Force (USSF) has awarded Orion Space Solutions a contract to develop three spacecraft in support of the USSF’s mission to advance and launch new technologies into space . Together with its partners Hera Systems, […]

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Army and Space Force Get Competitive in Softball – Fort Carson Mountaineer

FORT CARSON, Colo. – A Fort Carson intramural player reaches base safely just before the pitch during action Aug. 6, 2022, afternoon at the Mountain Post Softball Complex. (Photo by Walt Johnson) By Walt Johnson mountaineer staff FORT CARSON, Colo. – Intramural ghost player Juan Encarnacion catches a pop-up during action Aug. 6, 2022, afternoon […]

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A man shot dead outside a Space Force remote station in New Hampshire approached the door while armed

A man shot dead outside the Space Force remote station in New Hampshire approached the door while armed with a gun and a knife, an inquest hears A man armed with a gun and a knife was shot outside the Space Force remote station in New Hampshire after approaching the door The man identified as […]

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Space Force deploys robot dogs to Cape Canaveral base • The Register

Space Force, the sixth branch of the US military, has tasked robot dogs to patrol its Cape Canaveral base. Late last month, Space Launch Unit Delta 45, which is responsible for all East Coast space launch operations, conducted a demonstration using Vision 60 quadruped unmanned ground vehicles (Q-UGVs) ) built by Ghost Robotics. Here they […]

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ULA launches US Space Force’s latest SBIRS missile warning satellite – Spaceflight Now

ULA’s Atlas 5 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Space Force StationCredit: United Launch Alliance The dawn departure of a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket from Cape Canaveral sent the US Army’s latest Space Based Infrared System missile warning satellite aloft, a $1.2 billion mission billed by Space Force as a springboard to a […]

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Space Force drops fitness tests, members will wear trackers

Space Force has announced that its members will no longer need to take an annual physical fitness exam, NPR reported Tuesday. Instead of the scrutiny required by other military arms, the branch will require its soldiers – called Guardians – to wear wearable trackers. Smart rings or bracelets are meant to focus on wellness rather […]

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Space Force scraps annual fitness checks for its Guardians

Annual fitness testing will no longer be a requirement for members of the Space Force, also known as the Guardians, from 2023, and will instead start wearing trackable fitness devices as they do not have need to be as fit as service members in the other five. branches of the US military. The devices, which […]

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Space Force scraps annual fitness tests for wearable trackers: Shots

Air Force service members run a timed 1.5 miles during their annual physical fitness test at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois in June. The US Space Force intends to scrap annual assessments in favor of wearable technology. Eric Schmid/St. Louis Public Radio hide caption toggle caption Eric Schmid/St. Louis Public Radio Air Force service […]

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US Space Force TMO visits Space Systems Command

AUGUST 1, 2022 – The US Space Force Talent Management Office (TMO) hosted a town hall meeting at Space Systems Command to discuss and reinforce the implementation of the Guardian Ideal on July 13. The Guardian Ideal, first used in September 2021, is a foundational document creating a new approach to talent management to build […]

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Senators call for $2 billion increase in Space Force budget for missile defense and reactive launch

WASHINGTON — Senate lawmakers want to boost the Space Force budget by more than $2 billion to support the development of missile warning satellites, responsive launch capabilities, and improved testing and training infrastructure. The proposed increase is part of the Senate Appropriations Committee’s $792 billion spending plan for fiscal year 2023, released July 28. lawmakers […]

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North Texan named Space Force’s first cyber warfare officer

article DALLAS – A UT Dallas graduate made United States Space Force history on Sunday. Jessica Thompson has been named a lieutenant and the first cyber warfare officer in the history of US Space Command. It is the newest military branch in the country which was formed less than three years ago. Thompson is an […]

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County Lines: Motorcyclist dead after crash near Vandenberg Space Force Base |

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY Biker dies after crash near Vandenberg Space Force Base A multi-vehicle crash Thursday left a motorcycle fatal and an SUV driver slightly injured near Vandenberg Space Force Base, according to Santa Barbara County Fire Department. Crews responded at 7:49 a.m. to a report of an accident on Highway 1 involving a GMC […]

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Saltzman, father of multi-domain operations, will replace Raymond as head of Space Force

Lt. Gen. B. Chance “Salty” Saltzman speaks at a GEOINT conference. (Photographs by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation) WASHINGTON: Lt. Gen. Chance “Salty” Satlzman, the current deputy chief of Space Force operations, has been named by the White House to replace Gen. Jay Raymond as service chief when he retires this fall, confirmed the […]

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Motorcyclist dies after crash near Vandenberg Space Force Base | Local News

A multi-vehicle crash Thursday left a motorcycle fatal and an SUV driver slightly injured near Vandenberg Space Force Base, according to Santa Barbara County Fire Department. Crews responded at 7:49 a.m. to a report of an accident on Highway 1 involving a GMC Yukon, Lincoln Navigator, Jeep Cherokee, Subaru Legacy and Aprilia Tuono motorcycle. Authorities […]

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Lt. Gen. Chance Saltzman Named Next Space Force Chief of Space Operations > United States Space Force > News

ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) — Lt. Gen. B. Chance Saltzman has been nominated to be the next Chief of Space Operations for the US Space Force. If confirmed by the Senate, Saltzman will become the service’s highest-ranking officer and the second chief of space operations in the fledgling service’s history. Saltzman will fill the position currently […]

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US Space Force TMO visits Space Systems Command and enlists Guardian Ideal to develop the way forward > United States Space Force > News

SSC is running a pilot civilian employment program to acquire space industry talent for the US Space Force EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The US Space Force Talent Management Office (TMO) hosted a town hall meeting at Space Systems Command to discuss and reinforce the implementation of the Guardian Ideal on July 13. The Guardian […]

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Man breaks into Space Force base to warn of alien-dragon war

Since the creation of the Space Force in 2019, the question has persisted as to what exactly it does. One would certainly hope that the branch would be heavily involved in a theoretical battle between aliens and dragons in space. The event that apparently a helpful citizen was trying to notify the Space Force of […]

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Florida man charged with driving to Space Force base in stolen truck to warn of aliens

A Florida man has been arrested after being charged with stealing a van and driving to a Space Force base to warn the government about alien and mythical creatures. Corey Johnson, 29, was arrested Friday at Patrick Space Force Base by local deputies after he “attempted to climb onto the base,” according to an arrest […]

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Aspen Space Force Says “Earth Is Sexier Than Mars”

“How can we create our best possible future in our communities and stop waiting for someone else to somehow save us?” asks Ajax Phillips. “Or this idea that we are going to be saved by escaping the planet? She is the director of Earth Force Climate Command, a nonprofit organization whose slogan, “Earth is sexier […]

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Inside the ring: Space Force chief backs Biden’s soft agenda

NEWS AND ANALYSIS: Air Force Gen. John Raymond, head of the newly created space force, says he supports the Biden administration’s efforts to reach a UN-sponsored agreement on military activity in the space, which past administrations have dismissed as an arms control ploy by China and Russia. to limit American power in space. The four-star […]

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Space Force welcomes Clemson University in partnership program

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – The US Space Force (USSF) welcomes a new partner to the Midlands. Clemson University joined the USSF University Partnership Program (UPP) on Monday, July 18, 2022. The UPP is designed to develop and retain scientific and technical manpower. It also provides training and leadership development opportunities for current USSF employees. The […]

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Clemson launches new partnership with US Space Force

CLEMSON, SC (WSPA) — The United States Space Force has welcomed Clemson aboard as an official member of its University Partnership Program. The partnership gives Clemson students in STEM fields the opportunity to learn more about U.S. space operations and the possibility of securing employment with the Space Force upon graduation. “To ensure that we […]

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What would a European Space Force look like?

The militarization of space, temporarily on the back burner since the end of the Cold War, is once again being debated. In an increasingly contested environment, and at a time when military and civilian operations are increasingly dependent on space capabilities, world powers are arming themselves and signaling that Earth orbit could be the next […]

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Inside the ‘outernet’: Securing ‘the internet in space’ is key to the Space Force’s future hybrid architecture

The Space Development Agency will begin launching its Tranche 1 Transport Layer communications mesh network in 2024. (Image: Northrop Grumman) WASHINGTON: The Pentagon has taken the first steps toward a future “hybrid space architecture” comprising military and commercial satellites in multiple orbits, moving toward designing a fundamental cyber-protected network integration capability – it that is […]

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US Space Force launches classified payloads aboard satellites to test early warning system

The United States Space Force recently launched a pair of new satellites to test its early warning system for detecting ballistic and hypersonic missiles, as well as new advanced tracking technologies. The recent launch, carried out into space aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, also deployed a spacecraft carrying several classified payloads. Context: […]

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US Space Force’s Mysterious X-37B Aircraft Sets Another Record For Longest Duration In Orbit

The US Space Force’s X-37B robotic space plane (a very sci-fi collection of words) has set two new records. On July 7, he broke his own record for time spent in Earth orbit by one day. On July 8, he probably did the same thing again. The X-37B, an unmanned, reusable vehicle touted by Boeing […]

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US Space Force wants new commercial imaging tool to build resilience

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A new commercial satellite image acquisition tool developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory could help the US Space Force transition to a more resilient architecture in the near term. The AFRL has been working since 2019 to develop an interface for combatant commands to purchase satellite imagery from commercial vendors and […]

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Companies strike, but Space Force acquisition portal “Front Door” remains closed

Joy White, executive director of Space Systems Command, right, speaks with Lt. Gen. John Thompson at Los Angeles Air Force Base, then head of SSC, Aug. 21, 2019. (via DVIDS) WASHINGTON: Space Force Acquisitions Command, Space Systems Command, has since February touted plans for a new one-stop website for interested vendors, called SSC Front Door, […]

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The US Space Force Office of Rapid Capabilities will deliver its first project this year

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — The US Space Force rapid development organization is on track to deliver its first system this year, a schedule that leaders say demonstrates the value of its unique role in the space ecosystem. space acquisition. The Space Rapid Capabilities Office was created by Congress in fiscal year 2018 to develop much-needed operational […]

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More money from title loans is being poured into space technology by star-gazing investors

Even though Jeff Bezos’ and Richard Branson’s brief space flights sparked tremendous media interest in space travel over the previous week, investors have been ecstatic about space technology for at least two years. Last year, venture investing in space travel, satellite communication, and aerospace — which includes space-related technology like thrusters and propulsion systems — […]

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Space Force launches new intelligence unit as Congress voices concerns over growth

Space Force has taken command of a new unit that will focus on monitoring alien threats in space, but it comes as Congress warns the small service branch it must prepare to slow its growth. Delta 18 and the brand new National Space Intelligence Center officially went live late last month at Wright-Patterson Air Force […]

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Did a Steve Carell movie influence the US Space Force uniform?

When Space Force released its prototype uniform in September last year, many were quick to point out that it gave the call ‘Battlestar Galactica’. To complete the sci-fi vibe, each button bore the branch logo, and others say it looks like those from Star Trek. The criticism was not just about the uniform, but about […]

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The Story of America’s First Secret Space Force

Last year, President Trump made headlines around the world when he announced that he intended to create a new branch of the US armed forces dedicated solely to orbital and deep space defense. This new space force would be responsible for defending America’s extensive satellite infrastructure from potential attack and for strengthening the means by […]

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Northrop Grumman supports successful US Space Force-12 mission from liftoff to orbit

DULLES, Va. – July 2, 2022 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) played a critical role in the successful launch and deployment of the US Space Force (USSF)-12 mission which launched last night from the space station of Cape Canaveral. As part of this mission, an ESPAStar built by Northrop GrummanMT satellite and a wide-field-of-view […]

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Atlas 5 launches Space Force satellite to test early warning technology

After waiting for cloudy weather, the US Space Force on Friday launched two satellites atop an Atlas 5 rocket to test ballistic and hypersonic missile early warning and tracking technology and to deploy a maneuverable spacecraft carrying a unknown number of classified payloads. Already a day late due to stormy weather, the $1.1 billion USSF-12 […]

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US Space Force creates new unit to track ‘threats in orbit’

The United States Space Force has activated a new unit tasked with providing “critical intelligence on threat systems, alien intentions, and activities in the space domain.” Pentagon leaders have said the creation of this new unit is key to shaping the future of the space force innovation and technology acquisition. The new unit, known as […]

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Space Force is considering a new acquisition approach for the next phase of medium and heavy launches

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Space Force is about to begin drafting its acquisition strategy for the next phase of medium and heavy launch services contracts amid a new push from the House Armed Services Committee to consider procurement methods. ‘new and innovative’ supply. Frank Calvelli, Air Force assistant secretary for space acquisition and integration, told […]

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Watch Virgin Orbit’s ‘Straight Up’ satellite launch live

Update: The launch was delayed due to a minor propellant temperature issue, but Virgin Orbit has confirmed it will make its next attempt tonight (July 1) no earlier than 10:20 p.m. PDT. Update 2: The launch is good and the payloads are in orbit! We’re sorry in advance for getting Paula Abdul stuck in your […]

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Space Force acquisition chief to meet with ULA and Blue Origin, expects Vulcan to launch in December

Frank Calvelli said he wanted to make sure companies understand “the importance of achieving their goals” WASHINGTON – US Space Force Acquisition Manager Frank Calvelli this week will visit the United Launch Alliance factory in Decatur, Alabama, and get an update on the company’s new Vulcan Centaur rocket, a vehicle the US military has invested […]

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Virgin Orbit targets June launch window for US Space Force collaboration

pristine orbit will fly seven satellites for the US Space Force starting this week – and took a bit of inspiration from the pop music world to announce it. In a clever marketing move, the company named its mission “Straight Up” after the popular 1988 song by Paula Abdul, linking Virgin Orbit to the origins […]

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US Space Force’s X-37B spaceplane nears orbital record

The US Army’s X-37B robotic spaceplane is closing in on a mission duration record. The X-37B launched into Earth orbit on May 17, 2020 on the program’s sixth mission, a flight known as Orbital Test Vehicle-6 (OTV-6). The space force minishuttle has now been airborne for 773 days. This is just one week before the […]

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Space Force won’t accept as many transfers from other branches this year

The Space Force has opened 2,022 applications for Soldiers, Sailors and Marines to transition into the new military branch, but the number of available spots will be sharply reduced this year. In a post on Reddit last week, the authenticity of which has been verified by a department spokesperson, chief of space operations, Gen. John […]

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US Space Force accepting applications for interservice transfer program through June 30

all applicants must meet the eligibility criteria The U.S. Space Force is accepting applications for the FY23 Interservice Transfer Program June 15-30. (US Space Force image) (US SPACE FORCE) – The US Space Force is accepting applications for the FY23 Interservice Transfer Program June 15-30. The IST allows qualified individuals from other uniformed services to […]

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Exclusive: Inside Space Force boot camp with recruits from the new branch of the US military

As dawn breaks on day 38 of basic training at Joint Base San Antonio, a bugler playing the alarm clock sounds over the loudspeakers as a sergeant can be heard shouting, “Are you ready to join the greatest space force in the world? So hurry up! let’s go.” It looks – and sounds – like […]

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Space Force Says DARC Software On Track, Following GAO Concerns

Advanced Deep Space Radar Capability (Graphic: Northrop Grumman) WASHINGTON: The Space Force says the risks in its effort to develop software for a new radar to monitor deep space are actually diminishing — about six months after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) raised concerns that he was “immature” and potentially a source of program delay. […]

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Space Force urged to use one company to handle national security launch integration

WASHINGTON — As the US Space Force plans an increasing number of national security launches in the coming years, House lawmakers want the service to choose a single company to handle launch integration. In its version of the fiscal year 2023 defense policy bill, the House Armed Forces Strategic Forces Subcommittee praised the Space Force […]

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For Space Force’s Monthly “Reverse Industry Days,” Space Domain Awareness Will Be Next

Artist’s impression of the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Cislunar Highway Patrol demonstration satellite. (AFRL Chart) WASHINGTON: Space Force Acquisition Command will host a so-called “reverse industry day” next month on space domain awareness, including in the vast cislunar region between Earth and Earth orbits. Moon, as the next topic in a planned series of events […]

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How the US Space Force plans to monitor outer space

Outer space is increasingly crowded, with both commercial endeavors and secret military projects. And it will be up to the new military branch of the United States, the Space Force, to protect American interests there. Space launches in the United States have increased and the participation of private companies has increased over the past decade. […]

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Dress to impress: US Space Force releases new grooming and uniform guidelines

The US Space Force aims to ensure its valiant Guardians are dressed in style with impeccable grooming standards to match their impressive official attire and insignia. The Space Force has implemented a revamped Grooming and Uniform Policy that will ensure that America’s Sixth Military Branch has a distinct style, identity, and culture. As announced in […]

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New details emerge in shooting involving officer at Space Force base that left man dead

A police officer and military-contracted security guard involved in a shooting that killed a Massachusetts man outside Space Force Station New Boston have been identified as an investigation continues . Michael Foley, 33, was fatally shot on Galaxy Way, an access road that leads to the remote Space Force station in New Hampshire, during the […]

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory partners with US Space Force to train cybersecurity workers – GeekWire

Students who participate in CHIRP will spend a week at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) conducting realistic cyber experiments at facilities such as PNNL’s Cybersecurity Operations Center. (Andrea Starr/PNNL Photo) The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is collaborating with the US Space Force to fill the gap in cybersecurity professionals working on space technologies. The […]

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Space Force will allow neck tattoos, longer mustaches and more makeup options for Guardians

Space Force Guardians are allowed to have more tattoos and longer mustaches and will be able to use more types of makeup while in uniform, per the service’s new grooming and dress policies. The new policy, unveiled on Tuesday, relaxes mustache restrictions at the outer corners of the mouth; increases color options for nails and […]

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USSF Releases Grooming and Uniform Policy Updates > United States Space Force > News

By Secretary of Air Force Public Affairs / Posted on May 24, 2022 ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) — In a Space Force policy memorandum released today, the Space Force announced updates to the grooming and uniform policy that reflect the identity and culture of the nation’s sixth service. The image that Guardians present in uniform is […]

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Space Force ‘reverse industry day’ to close detection and tracking gaps

WASHINGTON — US Space Force acquisition officials are meeting with companies this week to discuss capabilities that could help the service as it plans to take on a new mission: tracking ground targets with space sensors. The service, in coordination with the Air Force, has been studying options for future space-based tactical intelligence, surveillance and […]

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US Space Force Lt. Col. Christopher James Evey visits Kanawha Elementary School

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) – Students and members of the Kanawha Elementary School area received a visit from a senior member of the Space Force. US Space Force Lt. Col. Christopher James Evey came to speak to children and attendees about his military branch. Evey spoke at length not only about her department, but also what […]

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Man killed outside Boston’s new Space Force station in shooting involving military contractor

A man was fatally shot Friday night just outside a remote Space Force station in New Hampshire, in an incident involving a police officer and a security contractor. Around 11:30 p.m. local time, Michael Foley, 33, of Massachusetts, was shot dead on Galaxy Way — an access road that leads to the Space Force station, […]

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US Space Force sees future demand for surveillance beyond Earth orbit

Space Force Lt. Gen. Whiting says the U.S. military will likely need to pay more attention to what’s happening in cislunar space WASHINGTON – An international race to the moon is already underway, with tThe United States, China, India, Japan, Russia, South Korea and the United Arab Emirates are all in various stages of planning […]

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Misunderstood and sometimes parodied, the US Space Force raises public awareness of its mission

The US Army Space Force appears to be going nowhere, having survived the Netflix show of the same name. Yet the country’s youngest two-year-old service branch is still the butt of jokes and bigger questions about what it does and why it exists. “Most people don’t have the information they need,” said Master Sergeant Phillip […]

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Shooting at NH Space Force military base kills one in Massachusetts

NEW BOSTON, NH – The New Hampshire Attorney General and NH State Police released additional information Friday regarding the fatal shooting involving an officer in New Boston. On Friday, there was a fatal shooting involving an officer on an access road to the New Boston Space Force Station, located at 317 Chestnut Hill Road in […]

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The US Space Force will use ViaLite’s broadband links for satellite backhaul

Thanks to their ability to operate simultaneously on the L and S bands, broadband fiber optic links from ViaLite must be used in the backhaul network for the US space force(USSF) new satellite mesh network. USSF initial Slice 0 The constellation will consist of 20 transport satellites that will send data to defense-based assets via […]

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Senators introduce bill to create Space National Guard under Space Force

Staff Sgt. David Diehl II, a non-commissioned officer with the 436th Communications Squadron in charge of wing cybersecurity, displays his U.S. Space Force stripes and service branch patch at Dover Air Force Base, Del., 12 February 2021. (Mauricio Campino/US Air Force photo) WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of senators is calling for the creation of […]

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Space Force will pioneer “integrated testing” and digital range concepts

Vice Chief of Space Operations Gen. David D. Thompson delivers remarks at the Army and Navy Club in Washington, D.C. during a reception welcoming members of the US Space Force to join the club, January 5, 2022 Thompson talked about the Space Force mission. (US Air Force photo by Eric Dietrich) WASHINGTON: The Space Force’s […]

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Space Force supports 125 teams to clear orbital debris

The US Space Force is turning to private companies for help clearing orbital debris that surrounds our planet, putting our spacecraft and astronauts at risk. The challenge: The Earth is surrounded by millions of orbital debris. Also known as “space junk”, these are now useless objects that humans have sent into space but never removed, […]

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What the US Space Force does and why it exists

The US Army Space Force appears to be going nowhere, having survived the Netflix show of the same name. Yet the country’s youngest two-year-old service branch is still the butt of jokes and bigger questions about what it does and why it exists. “Most people don’t have the information they need,” said Master Sergeant Phillip […]

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NASA extends Mars mission launched from Vandenberg Space Force Base | Local News

NASA has extended the first interplanetary mission launched from the West Coast, but the spacecraft needs the help of the winds on the Red Planet to stay healthy. InSight – its longer name is Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport mission – launched from what is now Vandenberg Space Force Base in […]

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Space Force Uniform Logos, Ranked

Emblem of the Peterson-Schriever GarrisonChart: NASA/Space Force/Gizmodo In 2018, President Donald Trump first floated the idea of ​​a new branch of the U.S. military known as Space Force, and since then the department has been defined by its branding as much as by its actual functions. When Trump personally unveiled the service’s logo in 2020, […]

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Space Force Base Patrick’s Maintenance Shop repairs C-130J Combat King II and saves 10,000 man hours

A C-130J Combat King II aircraft was struck by a bird, the leading edge of the wing was damaged When a bird struck the leading edge of one of the wing’s C-130J Combat King II aircraft during a flight, the aircraft’s structural maintenance shop at 920 Maintenance Squadron repaired successfully repaired the damage and returned […]

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The head of the Space Force presents the latest prototype service uniform. Yes, they tweaked the pants.

General John Raymond, chief of space operations for the US Space Force, presented the latest prototype of the service’s uniform during a Senate hearing on Tuesday. The new version features some notable changes after critics toasted an earlier version last year. Raymond’s tight-fitting uniform, which he wore while testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee […]

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VA officially recognizes Space Force as a military branch

Jim Absher is a Benefits columnist for Military.com. The Department of Veterans Affairs officially recognized the Space Force as a branch of the military, nearly 2½ years after the service was established. The Space Force was created on December 20, 2019, when then-President Donald Trump signed the National Defense Authorization Act. While the Space Force […]

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US Space Force Space Systems Command Awards SATCOM Prototype Contract to NIC4 – SatNews

NIC4a subsidiary of Network innovationsreceived a Service Provider Registry (SPR), a component of Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Enterprise Management and Control (EM&C). This software development effort is for the United States Space Force (USSF), Space Systems Command (SSC)through the Space Enterprise Consortium (SpEC) inasmuch as Other Transaction Authority (OTA) Agreement. The SPR prototype represents the company’s […]

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‘Space Force’ gets the ax after 2 seasons

Netflix had a terrible month. The streamer’s stock price tumbled after the service suffered its first-ever drop in users in the previous quarter, and Netflix is ​​now canceling a slew of shows as it tries to convince Wall Street that it can straighten out the activity. “Space Force,” the series from Steve Carell and “The […]

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Ohio is one of the first in the state to join Space Force

AKRON, Ohio — Officials established the U.S. Space Force in 2019, and its mission is to protect U.S. interests in space against potential adversaries. Space Force has selected a handful of Ohioans to serve in the branch, are selected to serve in the branch, and one of them is from northeast Ohio. What do you […]

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Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ Has Been Canceled But US Guardians Are Not Sorry

When they heard “Space Force,” many Americans didn’t first think of the two-year-old military branch of the U.S. Space Force, but rather of a Netflix comedy series of the same name starring actor Steve Carell. The streaming giant’s show parodied military life in the new service with an ensemble cast and made it difficult for […]

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Netflix cuts Meghan Markle’s Pearl, Steve Carell’s Space Force and lays off staff after financial results fall

Being a Sussex presumably confers many privileges, but Netflix ax immunity is not one of them. So Meghan Markle found out like her animated series pearlwhich has been in development since last July, took a beating this weekend as the streaming giant began making major adjustments in response to its waning fortunes. Meghan Markle, Duchess […]

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Space Force season 3 is not happening on Netflix

Netflix continues its recent cancellation trend by officially announcing that the Steve Carrell-led comedy series space force will not continue. The workplace comedy originally premiered in May 2020 with a second season in February 2022. On Friday, April 29, Deadline revealed that Netflix would not be moving forward with it. space force season 3. Created […]

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Netflix cancels ‘Space Force’ after two seasons

Netflix has canceled according . The comedy series Parks and recreation co-creator Greg Daniels will not have a third season. The cancellation comes only a few weeks after space force Premiere February 18. Very inspired by the Trump administration’s decision to create a space force, the series played the role of a four-star general. And […]