The U.S. Air Force on Tuesday inherited a next-generation telescope capable of detecting and tracking space debris with unprecedented fidelity. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, transferred to the U.S. Air Force Space Command its space surveillance telescope (SST), a revolutionary device designed to track objects in Earth’s orbit.
U.S. Air Force Space Command
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Maj. Gen. Jack Weinstein, USAF, has been assigned director of air, space and cyberspace operations, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.