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Space Force Releases Space Systems Command Structural Framework; Gen. John Raymond Quoted

Gen.  John Raymond

The U.S. Space Force has created an organizational framework for its Space Systems Command (SSC) ahead of the component’s official establishment in summer. The Space Force said Thursday that it intends to use the Space and Missile Systems Center at Los Angeles Air Force Base as the new command’s headquarters.

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Space Force To Restructure Acquisition Organization; Gen. John Raymond Quoted

Gen. John Raymond

The U.S. Space Force (USSF) announced Thursday it will reorganize its acquisitions organization this summer. In an attempt to accelerate new technology delivery, the Space Systems Command (SSC) will replace the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC). The new SSC will be responsible for developing, acquiring, fielding, sustaining space capabilities

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Gen. John Raymond: Space Force to Launch Space Systems Command in Spring 2021

Gen. John Raymond

Gen. John Raymond, chief of space operations and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, has said the U.S. Space Force plans to establish its proposed Space Systems Command (SSC) in early 2021. Raymond said that the service branch concluded its final planning procedures for SSC and is slated to brief U.S. Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett in the coming weeks. 

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Navy Gets New Ship-to-Shore Landing Craft from Textron

SSC LCAC

The U.S. Navy has received a new Textron-made landing craft designed to perform amphibious and on-shore transport operations. The new Ship to Shore Connector Landing Craft Air Cushion 101 (SSC LCAC 101) will deploy from amphibious ships and bring weapons, cargo, personnel and other deliverables to shore environments, Naval Sea Systems Command said Friday.

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Space Force Reorganizes Field Command Structure; Gen. John Raymond Quoted

Gen. Jay Raymond

The U.S. Space Force has launched a reorganization effort in a push to realign previous Air Force command structures into the new service branch’s field organization framework. The Space Force said that the new command structure will include three subunits, namely field command, delta or garrison with regards to focus and squadron requirements.

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Space Force’s Organizational Structure Unveiled; Gen. Jay Raymond Quoted

Gen. Jay Raymond

The U.S. Space Force’s organizational structure finalized by the Department of the Air Force will be composed of three echelons: field commands, deltas and squadrons. Space Systems Command (SSC), Space Operations Command (SpOC) and Space Training and Readiness Command (STARCOM) will serve as the military branch’s three field commands.

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Report: Gov’t Shutdown Had ‘Minimal Effects’ on Federal Network Cybersecurity

The 35-day U.S. government shutdown resulted in “very minimal effects” on the overall cybersecurity of federal systems, according to a recent report by the information technology firm SecurityScorecard. Researchers studied the cybersecurity of 128 federal agencies based on network security, which covers open ports and SSL certificate matters.

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