The U.S. now has a Space Force. Assets are already moving over from the Air Force.
This past year saw some interesting topics pop up in the military; 2020 may see the same.
The final agreement maintains the NDAA’s decades-long reputation of must-pass legislation, but punts thorny border issues to the still-unsettled appropriations process.
U.S. Space Command is strengthening its relationship with companies like SpaceX to stay at the vanguard of space tech.
Intelligence support for space as a warfighting domain will require new professionals, capabilities, alliances, and even a new perspective on the relationship between space and intelligence.
Lt. Gen Scott Rice, director of the Air National Guard, talked with Federal News Network’s Scott Maucione about the new entity.
On Aug. 29, 2019, Defense Secretary Mark Esper officially established the U.S. Space Command under direction from the White House.