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Remarks by CSO Gen. Chance Saltzman at the Air and Space Forces Association Warfare Symposium > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  As delivered by U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations Gen. Chance Saltzman on Feb. 13, 2024.Thank you, Doug, for that kind introduction. I’ve been told that its Fat Tuesday and your three biggest threats are hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. Nearly as big a threat as China, China, China!And thanks to AFA for continuing to support the Department with events like these.Secretary Kendall, thank you for your continued leadership and vision in this time of accelerated change. Your unwavering commitment to the Space Force’s future has allowed us to stand up new missions and build new partnerships to Secure our Nation’s Interests In, From, and To Space.General Allvin, I could not have asked for a better partner in the Department, as you...
CSAF, CMSAF hold first all-call at Peterson SFB > United States Space Force > Article Display
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CSAF, CMSAF hold first all-call at Peterson SFB > United States Space Force > Article Display

PETERSON SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. (AFNS) --  Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Allvin held an all-call during his first visit to Peterson Space Force Base, Feb. 23. This was the general’s first all-call since being appointed as chief of staff.Allvin is the senior uniformed Air Force officer and 23rd Air Force chief of staff.During his visit, Allvin discussed Great Power Competition and how Air Force leaders are implementing major changes centered on how they develop people, generate readiness, project power and develop integrated capabilities.“I do believe we are in a time of consequence and what we do matters,” Allvin said. “There has never been a time when it has been more important for us to have one Air Force and one mission. It’s going to take ev...
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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...
USSF successfully concludes VICTUS NOX Tactically Responsive Space mission > United States Space Force > Article Display
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USSF successfully concludes VICTUS NOX Tactically Responsive Space mission > United States Space Force > Article Display

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AFNS) --  From acquisition to on-orbit operations, the historic mission set a new standard for Tactically Responsive Space, or TacRS, by demonstrating an end-to-end capability to rapidly respond to adversary aggression. From the time the mission was conceived, the VICTUS NOX team seamlessly executed each phase of the effort: Build, Hot-Standby, Activation, Alert, Launch, Initialization and On-orbit Operations. “From the warehouse to on-orbit capability in a week. That’s tactically responsive,” said U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations Gen. Chance Saltzman during a fireside c...
Remarks by Chief of Space Operations General Chance Saltzman during the AFA Air Warfare Symposium’s Great Power Competition Senior Leader Panel > United States Space Force > Article Display
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Remarks by Chief of Space Operations General Chance Saltzman during the AFA Air Warfare Symposium’s Great Power Competition Senior Leader Panel > United States Space Force > Article Display

AURORA, Colo. (AFNS) --  As delivered by U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations Gen. Chance Saltzman on Feb. 12, 2024  [Applause]    Afternoon how’s everyone doing?    Batting fourth in this lineup is terrible. Like home run, home run, home run. Now the pressure on standing or the plate…sweating.    Orville thanks for everything. Thanks for all you've done for the Air and Space Forces. And for this Association - its tremendous.    I went to my first Air Force Association conference when I was a cadet in college.    And, I have no idea what was said on any of the stages even though I was in a lot of those sessions.    What I remember is the after parties the hospitality sui...