"The time has come to establish the UnitedStates SpaceForce" per @VP Pence

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19 September 2018
VP Pence: "By 2020, the United States will establish the United States Department of the Space Force," the first U.S. military service created since U.S. Air Force in 1947if Congress funds it
Pentagon developing new generation of jam-resistant GPS and communications satellites and new, smaller missile warning satellites, per @VP Pence
"Since the dawn of the space age, America has remained the best in space" per @VP Pence, saying the Pentagon report will outline concrete steps that are being taken to make Space Force a 6th branch of the US military
"The time has come to establish the UnitedStates SpaceForce" per @VP Pence
"The UnitedStates of Americawill meet the emerging threats on this new battlefield with American ingenuity and strength" says @VP Pence of space as a warfighting domain
"Space is one of our vital national interests" adds SecDef Mattis "It is becoming a contested warfighting domain and we have got to adapt to that reality"
Polish and Romanian F-16c fighter jets, USAF F-15, C-130 military transport aircraft, KC-135 aerial refueling aircraft and MQ-9 Reaper UAV to take part in largest Ukrainian aviation exercise "Clean Sky-2018"
Coalition Apache on Houthi video.
Statement on the call between NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas:
1 month ago
[email protected]: With the Red Planet in sight, Falcon 9 launched Merah Putih to orbit last night and completed SpaceX's 15th flight of a previously flown rocket booster.
Spanish fighter jet accidentally fires air-to-air missile over Estonia; residents north of Tartu told to call emergency services if they find the missile
Frankfurt Airport (FRA): Newspaper Bild citing a police spokesman says an unauthorised person had got past the security area and disappeared
Mi-171A2 helicopter made a hard landing on Elbrus
Frankfurt airport partially evacuated due to police operation
1 month ago
[email protected]: Successful deployment of Merah Putih to a geostationary transfer orbit confirmed.
Launch of Falcon9 with MerahPutih.  SpaceX1 month ago
Launch of Falcon9 with #MerahPutih. #SpaceX
1 month ago
[email protected]: Final second stage engine cutoff nominal. Webcast returns in ~4 minutes for satellite deployment.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Back live for final burn
1 month ago
[email protected]: Second stage and satellite in coast phase. The webcast will return in ~10 minutes for second stage engine restart and satellite deployment.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Falcon 9 first stage has landed on the Of Course I Still Love You droneship.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Second stage engine cutoff confirmed.
1 month ago
[email protected]: First stage entry burn complete. Second stage continuing nominally to geostationary transfer orbit.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Fairing has deployed.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Main engine cutoff and stage separation confirmed. Second stage engine burn underway.
1 month ago
1 month ago
[email protected]: T-60 seconds until launch
1 month ago
[email protected]: Webcast of Falcon 9 launch is live
1 month ago
[email protected]: T-30 minutes until Falcon 9 launch of Merah Putih. Launch webcast will go live about 15 minutes before liftoff
Huge retardant drop by the impressive 747 Global Supertanker trying to keep the flames of the HolyFire from coming over the ridge. Just captured this here in Corona. @NBCLA
1 month ago
[email protected]: Falcon 9 and Merah Putih are vertical on Pad 40 in Florida. Weather is 80% favorable for the two-hour launch window, which opens Tuesday, August 7 at 1:18 a.m. EST, 5:18 a.m. UTC.
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