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  • Space Operations Command Change of Command

    The U.S. Space Force’s Space Operations Command held a change of command ceremony at Peterson Space Force Base, Colo., Jan. 9, where Lt. Gen. Stephen Whiting relinquished command to Lt. Gen. David N. Miller Jr. 

  • Lt. Gen. Stephen N. Whiting’s Final Salute to Space Operations Command

    As I bid farewell to the exceptional men and women of SpOC, I am reminded of the proud history that has brought us to this moment.  We owe our existence to space pioneers like General Bernard Schriever and General Jay Raymond, whose contributions led to the establishment of the Space Force.  General

  • Inaugural Exercise RED SKIES elevates USSF readiness

    Exercise RED SKIES 24 achieved success during its inaugural execution from Dec. 11-15. RED SKIES represents the U.S. Space Force's latest service exercise, emphasizing the orbital warfare (OW) discipline, which applies orbital dynamics and satellite flight to Space Force operations.

  • German Space Command Commander Visits 18 SDS

    U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Jordan Mugg, commander of the 18th Space Defense Squadron, welcomed German Air Force Major General Michael Traut, commander of the German Space Command, to the 18 SDS for a visit Dec. 19, 2023.