Our destiny, beyond the Earth is not only a matter of national identity but a matter of national security.
President Donald J. Trump is Establishing America’s Space Force February 19, 2019 President Trump signed Directive-4 marking a bold step toward American space dominance by creating U.S. Space Force as the sixth branch of our Armed Forces.
- Organize, train, and equip our space warfighters with next-generation capabilities
- Maximize successful warfighting capability while minimizing bureaucracy
US Military Space Plane July 7, 2019 - NASA began the X-37 program in 1999 NASA planned to develop X-37 vehicles, but transferred the project to DARPA in 2004. In 2006 the Air Force developed the space plane X-37B. Boeing has been the primary contractor for the X-37B program dating back to 1999. Two USAF X-37B space planes exist and have flown 4 space missions. www.space.com/34633-x-37b-military-space-plane-surprising-facts.html
SpaceX launched Israeli satellite Aug 8, 2019 - Israel’s Amos 17 communications communications satellite launched by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Its now in orbit over Africa 3 years after Amos 6 was destroyed by an explosion on the launch pad. This satellite will supply intelligence on Iran. www.debka.com/israels-amos-17-satellite-successfully-launched-by-spacex
NSPM-20 * Space Nuclear Systems Aug 21, 2019 - Presidential Memo on Launch of Spacecraft Containing Space Nuclear Systems NATIONAL SECURITY PRESIDENTIAL MEMORANDUM Presidents Constitutional authority
SUBJECT: Launch of Spacecraft Containing Space Nuclear Systems
Space nuclear systems include radioisotope power systems (RPSs), such as radioisotope thermoelectric generators (RTGs) and radioisotope heater units (RHUs), and fission reactors used for power and propulsion.
Space Command Sep 8, 2019 - Pentagon Newest Combatant Command U.S. Space Command was activated Aug. 29, 2019, becoming the nation’s 11th combatant command. In addition to discussing the command’s mission, this video highlights the foundational differences between a military branch and a combatant command. The establishment of U.S. Space Command aims to enhance the nation’s space superiority and protect and defend U.S. interests in space. www.defense.gov/Watch/Video/videoid/705793/dvpcc/false/#DVIDSVideoPlayer581
Elon Musk misused money Sep 2, 2019 - Elon Musk used SpaceX Money to Bail Out SolarCity. A government contractor with a CEO who has a national security clearance orchestrated a self enrichment scheme benefiting himself and any his family. He's also the same CEO making deals with the Chinese Communist Party.
X-59 PLANES Dec 19, 2019 - In the high desert Skunk Works factory of Palmdale California, Lockheed Martin assembles the supersonic X-59 for NASA. The X-59 QueSST is a piloted aircraft designed to fly faster than sound without producing the sonic boom. NASA supersonic X-59 plane that goes as fast as Concorde without the sound
X-37B space plane returns to Earth Oct 29, 2019 - The USAF X-37B space plane returned to Earth after 2 years in orbit. The spaceplane launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster on Sept. 7, 2017. www.foxnews.com/science/air-force-x-37b-space-plane-returns
🌹 Space Force launch today Mar 26, 2020 - The first official launch for the new U.S. Space Force is scheduled to lift off from Florida this afternoon at 2:57 pm with a military communications satellite aboard.
SpaceForce launched an advanced extremely high frequency communications satellite essential to national security t.co/IwN6TmsuKg
We be Jammin Apr 26, 2020 - The Space Force is ready for battle with its first offensive weapon, a Satellite Jammer. Sounds defensive to me! Preventing an attack on us! The weapon is actually a jammer capable of preventing adversaries from accessing their own military communications satellites. While that may not sound like much on the surface, it has huge implications for modern armed forces that rely on satellites to receive orders from home.
Col. Falzarano found dead May 14, 2020 - 21st Space Wing commander Colonel Thomas Falzarano was found dead May 12 at his home. He was 47 years old. Col. Falzarano likely died of natural causes, nothing suspicious.
President Donald Trump schedule May 15, 2020 Friday - Noon POTUS on vaccine development 12:30 Presentation of the United States Space Force Flag and signs an Armed Forces Day Proclamation
4 pm Recognition Ceremony: Hard Work, Heroism, and Hope 5 pm POTUS departs to Camp David
Intelsat files for bankruptcy May 17, 2020 - Intelsat linked Earth with satellites, but hardly anyone knew about it. Today people on multiple continents is commonplace. Intelsat 1 launched in 1965 has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, part of restructuring process to help the company cut millions of dollars in debt and free resources for fresh projects. www.rt.com/news/488856-intelsat-satellite-bankruptcy-friend
Space X Crew Launch May 27, 2020 - First commercial, manned space flight in history. First American manned space flight since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011. Did not GO May 27 due to weather, rescheduled for May 30 #LaunchAmerica freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3848996/posts
ISS dodges Japan Sep 23, 2020 - ISS forced to carry out emergency maneuver to dodge remnant of Japanese rocket. Astronauts on board the International Space Station were forced to take evasive action to avoid an incoming piece of debris. The three crew members, Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner along with American astronaut Chris Cassidy, began the maneuver before taking up positions on board the Soyuz spacecraft at around 10:21pm GMT in case anything went wrong and they needed to abandon ship. www.rt.com/news/501451-iss-emergency-maneuver-unknown-object