16 septembrie 2019

SPACECOM To Write New Ops War Plan: 100km And Up


VP Pence, President Trump, SecDef Esper and Gen. Raymond at Aug. 29 Space Command Rose Garden ceremonyWASHINGTON: The newly minted Commander of Space Command, Gen. John Raymond will oversee development of the geographic command’s first official ‘war plan’ for space. And where does space begin? It’s now defined by the Unified Command Plan as an “area of responsibility (AOR)” 100 kilometers above sea level to, well, infinity.The new war plan, which must be approved by Defense Secretary Mark [...]