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Proposed Space Force to Protect, Expand U.S. Cosmic Capabilities

Proposed Space Force to Protect, Expand U.S. Cosmic Capabilities

Proposed Space Force to Protect, Expand U.S. Cosmic Capabilities Aug. 10, 2018 News By Jim Garamone | Contact Author DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON -- The proposal to form the U.S. Space Force is rooted in protecting America’s advantages in space and in ensuring such advantages continue, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said during a roundtable discussion with Pentagon reporters yesterday. The proposal to form the U.S. Space Force is rooted in protecting America’s space advantages and in ensuring such advantages continue, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said during a roundtable discussion with Pentagon reporters, Aug. 9, 2018. Pictured is an artist's rendering of the Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite. AEHF-1 launched Aug. 14, 2010, and reached its operational geosynchronous earth orbit Oct. 24, 2011. DoD image by the Space an...

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