Daily Archives: 21.01.2020

Space Force to stand up a doctrine hub

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off on an orbital flight test to the International Space Station on Dec. 20, 2019, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. (Terry Renna/AP) WASHINGTON — The Space Force is setting up a “space doctrine center” where the brand-new American armed service can begin to hammer out how to optimally operate in space, the head ...

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The Space Force gets its first member, and Trump gets his first briefing on the new service

Vice President Mike Pence, right, swears in Air Force Gen. John Raymond, left, as chief of space operations on Jan. 14. (Steve Helber/AP) WASHINGTON — Just a day after officially swearing in as the U.S. Space Force’s first member, Chief of Space Operations Gen. John Raymond sat down with President Donald Trump on Wednesday to brief him on the new ...

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