4 thoughts on “Adventures in the Space Force

  1. IG-88A says:

    “Trump Considers Firing Air Force Chief Over Space Force Pushback” (Foreign Policy 10/4/18) https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/10/04/trump-considers-ousting-air-force-head-over-space-force-pushback/ President Trump is peeved with Heather Wilson over her handling of his directive to stand up a separate Space Force in the U.S. military, and he’s considering ousting her after the midterm elections, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Foreign Policy. Wilson recently angered Trump as well as Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, Defense Secretary James Mattis’s second in command, with what is seen as a campaign to undermine the Space Force effort, the sources said.

  2. Done deal says:

    Donald Trump has officially ordered the creation of Space Command at the Pentagon – the first step on the way to a US Space Force – an organization that could cost around $800 million over the next five years. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/space-command-us-force-trump-military-memorandum-a8689721.html “A new era of American national security in space begins today,” Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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