Air Force Space Command


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Noun1.Air Force Space Command - a command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operationsAir Force Space Command - a command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations
command - a military unit or region under the control of a single officer
U. S. Air Force, United States Air Force, US Air Force, USAF, Air Force - the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space
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Air Force Space Command Is Changing to Meet Future Challenges
Though there is a risk associated with opening social-networking sites to Air Force computer users, officials at Air Force Space Command believe the benefits outweigh those risks.
Today, in Air Force Space Command, we are clearly active participants in the Joint fight that we are waging in overseas contingency operations.
Mashiko, commander, Military Satellite Communications Systems Wing, Space and Missile Systems Center, Air Force Space Command, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif.
Nasdaq: SINT), an information technology and network solutions (IT) company, announced recently that it has been awarded a contract to provide command and control (C2) modernization engineering and technical services support to North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), and Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) for defining, developing, fielding, testing, and sustaining their next generation Combatant Commander's Integrated Command and Control System (CCIC2S).
The capabilities provided by Air Force Space Command are an indispensable but nearly transparent part of what makes reachback possible.
Hartinger was the first commander of the Air Force Space Command.
Space is the ultimate `high ground,'" declares Guardians of the High Frontier, a 1997 report by the Air Force Space Command.
Before joining ASRC Federal, Butler served as chief of the Space Situational Awareness and Command and Control Division, Directorate of Requirements at Headquarters Air Force Space Command.
The purpose of the contest is to stimulate thought, discussion, and debate on matters relating to how the Air Force and Air Force Space Command provide space and cyberspace capabilities for the joint force and the nation.
John Hyten, Air Force Space Command commander general said, "I am proud of the men and women who operate, maintain, and sustain our ranges and the track record of mission success built over the years.
Shelton, USAF, Commander, Air Force Space Command, will be a featured speaker at the Air Force Association's 2012 Global Warfare Symposium, which will take place November 15-16, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, California.
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