USSTRATCOMUnited States Strategic Command
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USSTRATCOM said the deal, which was inked at ESA's office in Washington, DC, "provides ESA with higher quality and more timely space information tailored for its organization s specific purposes in exchange for satellite-positional and radio-frequency information on planned orbit maneuvers.
30) General Kevin Chilton, General Cartwright's successor as USSTRATCOM commander, has said that a CPGS capability would not provide even a 10-for-1 substitute for nuclear weapons for fulfilling U.
Using data from a variety of sensors, ISPAN allows USSTRATCOM to collaboratively plan missions through an integrated, flexible command and control system.
The expansion of the USSTRATCOM mission set was part of the long-range vision of Defense Secretary Rumsfeld who used the necessity of establishing a headquarters for an all new USNORTHCOM as leverage to disassemble USSPACECOM.
Strategic Command, conducts space operations and provides planning, integration, control and coordination of Army forces and capabilities in support of USSTRATCOM missions; serves as proponent for space and ground-based midcourse defense and as Army operational integrator for global missile defense; conducts mission related research, development, and acquisition in support of Army Title 10 responsibilities and serves as the focal point for desired characteristics and capabilities in support of USSTRATCOM missions.
With a strong background in developing critical C2 modernization plans, operational architectures, operational concepts, operational requirements, and other life-cycle system engineering documents for the Department of Defense, we look forward to the ongoing opportunities to support the NORAD, USSTRATCOM, and AFSPC in their mission-critical work," said Ray Oleson, Chairman and CEO of SI International.
The changes will also allow USSTRATCOM to focus on its mission to provide early warning of a missile attack.
The Air Combat Command's USSTRATCOM IT Services, estimated at $700 million, to provide IT infrastructure support services.
As Commander of the new USCYBERCOM, General Alexander is responsible for planning, coordinating and conducting operations and defense of Department of Defense (DoD) computer networks as directed by USSTRATCOM.
USSTRATCOM s operational acceptance follows a rigorous on-orbit satellite checkout performed by Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and the U.