Thursday, February 29

Space Force

Delta commanders share opportunities, lessons learned from becoming Integrated Mission Deltas > United States Space Force > Article Display
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Delta commanders share opportunities, lessons learned from becoming Integrated Mission Deltas > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  In September 2023, U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations Gen. Chance Saltzman introduced the concept of Integrated Mission Delta provisional units that would, ultimately, organize all aspects of mission area readiness – personnel, equipment, training and sustainment – into a single organization to better optimize for the Great Power Competition.In his announcement, Saltzman identified Space Delta 3 – Space Electromagnetic Warfare and Position, Navigation, and Timing Delta (Provisional) as the first IMDs to combine force elements in Space Operations Command that perform mission generation, intelligence support, and cyber defense with program offices in Space Systems Command that oversee maintenance and acquisition activitie...
USSPACECOM, USSF leaders tout partners as ‘game changers’ to address space threats > United States Space Force > Article Display
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USSPACECOM, USSF leaders tout partners as ‘game changers’ to address space threats > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  U.S. Space Force Lt. Gen. Douglas Schiess, U.S. Space Forces – Space commander; and U.S. Space Command’s Combined Joint Force Space Component commander, joined the Space Order of Battle panel along with USSF Lt. Gen. DeAnna Burt, deputy chief of Space Operations for Operations, Cyber and Nuclear; and USSF Maj. Gen. Gregory Gagnon, deputy chief of Space Operations for Intelligence, at the Air and Space Forces Association’s Warfare Symposium, Feb. 13.During the discussion, moderated by retired U.S. Air Force Gen. Kevin Chilton, panelists emphasized the growing threats in the space domain from competitors like China and Russia who have demonstrated dual use capabilities and a wartime space architecture that could put the joint for...
AFWERX showcases innovation at AFA Warfare Symposium; Spark Tank Finalist voting open until March 21 > United States Space Force > Article Display
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AFWERX showcases innovation at AFA Warfare Symposium; Spark Tank Finalist voting open until March 21 > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  Booth 703 was the place to be Feb. 12-14, as a constant stream of Airmen, Guardians and industry leaders stopped by to learn about the latest AFWERX innovations during the Air and Space Forces Association’s Warfare Symposium in at the Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center in Aurora.Representatives from each AFWERX division – AFVentures, Prime, Spark, and SpaceWERX – were on hand to discuss how small businesses and start-ups can team up with Airman and Guardian talent to address the most pressing challenges of the U.S. Department of the Air Force.Finalists in Spark Tank, a competition created through a collaboration between AFWERX and the Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, Management, or SAF/MG, also g...
USSPACECOM, USSF leaders tout partners as ‘game changers’ to address space threats > United States Space Force > Article Display
Space Force

USSPACECOM, USSF leaders tout partners as ‘game changers’ to address space threats > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  U.S. Space Force Lt. Gen. Douglas Schiess, U.S. Space Forces – Space commander; and U.S. Space Command’s Combined Joint Force Space Component commander, joined the Space Order of Battle panel along with USSF Lt. Gen. DeAnna Burt, deputy chief of Space Operations for Operations, Cyber and Nuclear; and USSF Maj. Gen. Gregory Gagnon, deputy chief of Space Operations for Intelligence, at the Air and Space Forces Association’s Warfare Symposium, Feb. 13.During the discussion, moderated by retired U.S. Air Force Gen. Kevin Chilton, panelists emphasized the growing threats in the space domain from competitors like China and Russia who have demonstrated dual use capabilities and a wartime space architecture that could put the joint for...
DAF senior enlisted advisors discuss Airmen, Guardians in the fight > United States Space Force > Article Display
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DAF senior enlisted advisors discuss Airmen, Guardians in the fight > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  Department of the Air Force senior enlisted advisors addressed an audience of Airmen and Guardians in a wide-ranging discussion about ‘Airmen and Guardians in the Fight,’ the theme of their panel, on Feb. 14 at the Air and Space Forces Warfare Symposium in Aurora.  Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force JoAnne Bass and Chief Master Sgt. of the Space Force John Bentivegna spoke on a panel moderated by the 14th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Gerald Murray about the importance of properly empowering, training and equipping the enlisted force to prepare for Great Power Competition.   Starting off the panel, the senior enlisted advisors took time to acknowledge and honor the legacy of Chief Master Sgt of th...