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The Man Behind U.S. Space Operations

When the U.S. military needs satellite connectivity for any of its operations, it turns to Lt. General David Buck, Commander of both the 14th Air…

Keeping Space Communications Reliable for an “Always On” World

So many of the services we all depend on today are powered by space communications. Just think about it - bank ATMs and gas stations,…

Inside the Commercial Integration Cell Project

One of the most exciting developments in military space this past year was creation of the Commercial Integration Cell (CIC), allowing satellite operators from commercial…

Making Space Technology Cutting Edge AND Affordable

The current budgetary climate has forced a change in how the DoD handles space acquisition. As highlighted in this recent National Defense magazine article, programs…