Air Force Space Command


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  • noun

Synonyms for Air Force Space Command

a command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations

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As the Department of Defense realizes the dependencies and vulnerabilities of our space and cyberspace situations, there is a single indisputable fact: the Air Force and Air Force Space Command must adapt to meet and defeat these challenges.
For example, we are moving the ICBM force out of Air Force Space Command and into a command that we are standing up called Air Force Global Strike Command.
Within the Air Force, those capabilities and their battlefield effects are the responsibility of Air Force Space Command, which organizes, trains, and equips space and missile forces to exploit and control the high ground of space.
Air Force Space Command Office of the Inspector General, Peterson AFB, Colo.
GDIT), of Fairfax, Virginia, by the Department of the Air Force (AF), Air Force Space Command (AFSPC or Command) under request for proposals (RFP No.
The US Air Force has catalogued more than 19,000 pieces of space debris larger than 10 centimetres across, General Robert Kehler, Commander of Air Force Space Command, told New Scientist.
The AFMC team edged units from Air Combat Command, Air Mobility Command, Air Education and Training Command, Air Force Special Operations Command, Air Force Space Command, Pacific Air Forces, and U.
The Air Force Space Command plans a solicitation for Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) security oversight functions at Schriever Air Force Base, CO.
The aim is to develop ultimately a Major Command that stands alongside Air Force Space Command and Air Combat Command as the providers of forces on whom the President, Combatant Commanders and the American people can rely for preserving freedom of access and commerce in Air, Space, and, now, Cyberspace.
Proponents of moving Los Angeles AFB to the Air Force Space Command in Colorado Springs say it's a perfect match that could save taxpayers tens of millions of dollars a year.
For more than twelve years, SI International has served as a contractor for the military space community including Headquarters North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), Headquarters Air Force Space Command (AFSPC), Headquarters Army Space Command (ARSPACE), and United States Space Command (USSPACECOM)--now United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM).
The newly appointed head of the Air Force Space Command, Lt.
Air Force, Air Force Space Command and the Colorado Springs community.
Given the speedy movement towards greater cyber dependency throughout the military, it is critical that Air Force Space Command examine and consider the following recommendations for the cyber and space force-development systems.
Shelton, Commander of Air Force Space Command, as the guest speaker for the November session of AFA's 2012 Air Force Breakfast Program.
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