• Trump Signs off on Scaled-Back Space Force

    Trump Signs off on Scaled-Back Space Force0

    President Donald Trump signed a directive Tuesday to create Space Force. The administration’s budget, expected to be delivered to Congress mid-March, will include language setting up Space Force and requesting seed money of less than $100,000, USA Today reported. Space Force would be housed within the Air Force – similar to how the Marine Corps

  • SECAF to Stand Up Space Force

    SECAF to Stand Up Space Force0

    Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is expected to formally hand over Space Force controls to Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson in coming weeks, according to Defense One, which reported on a draft memo directing Wilson to establish a team to coordinate Space Force. Wilson, some other Pentagon leaders and many on Capitol Hill had been

  • Slimmed-Down Space Force Gaining Steam

    Slimmed-Down Space Force Gaining Steam0

    Skeptics of the Space Force are warming to a new proposal to house the program within the Air Force until it is ready to become its own department, Politico reported. “I actually think this is a promising proposal,” House Armed Services Chairman Adam Smith (D-Wash.) told Politico. “Not sure we’re going to do it, but