From the original Omaha Trophy, the award has evolved alongside USSTRATCOM
operations and today distinguishes units for outstanding performance in the categories of global operations, intercontinental ballistic missile operations, ballistic missile submarine operations, strategic bomber operations and strategic aircraft operations.
The end of the Cold War and significant reduction in US forward-deployed non-strategic nuclear weapons led regional combatant commanders to increasingly view nuclear deterrence and operations as the responsibility of US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM
) and turned their attention to what they considered more pressing matters.
As specified in the Unified Command Plan, USSTRATCOM
is responsible for delivering the requested space effects to meet combatant command requirements.
12, 2017, at USSTRATCOM
headquarters, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
SSA data-sharing agreements enhance multinational space cooperation and streamline the process for USSTRATCOM
partners to request specific information gathered by USSTRATCOM
's Joint Space Operations Center at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM
) assumed SAC's mantle of operational control of nuclear weapons, but the Air Force spread out the assets over the different commands.
certainly has the operational part and is the Joint Force Commander for both Space and Cyber, UCP assigned missions.
Strategic Command's (USSTRATCOM
's) Concepts & Analysis of Nuclear Strategy (CANS) project.
Noble thoroughly reviewed construction plans for the $11M USSTRATCOM
gate project, improving the layout of signs associated with speed, merging, and the newly installed ground retractable automobile barrier system.
| WASHINGTON, Nov 15 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel affirmed Friday the vital importance of the US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM
or STRATCOM) to the national defense.
(51) "Biological Threat Reduction Program," Defense Threat Reduction Agency & USSTRATCOM
Center for Combating WMD, <http://www.dtra.mil/Missions/Nunn-Lugar /BiologicalThreatReductionProgram.aspx>, accessed on 28 February 2013.
These commands are both geographic--such as the European Command (EUCOM), the Pacific Command (EUCOM), and AFRICOM--as well as functional--such as Transportation Command (TRANSCOM) or Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM