31 Mar '17, 9pm

Stratcom Commander Makes Case for Modernizing Nuclear Triad

Stratcom Commander Makes Case for Modernizing Nuclear Triad

ROSSLYN, Va., March 31, 2017 — Nuclear capabilities are the bedrock of American defense and will remain so, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command said at the Military Reporters and Editors annual meeting here today. Air Force Gen. John E. Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, and members of his staff depart a 37th Helicopter Squadron UH-1N Huey near a missile alert facility on the F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, missile complex, February 22, 2017. Hyten toured the facility, giving him insight into the responsibilities of the airmen executing the nation’s nuclear deterrence mission. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Ruano F.E. Warren Air Force Gen. John E. Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, and members of his staff depart a 37th Helicopter Squadron UH-1N Huey near a missile alert facility on the F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, missile comp...

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