Space squadron supports record-breaking satellites launch

Space squadron supports record-breaking satellites launch

By Kristin Stewart Team Eglin Public Affairs EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla.  —  The 20th Space Control Squadron’s Charlie Crew successfully tracked India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle Feb. 15. Loaded with 104 satellites, the Indian PSLV set the record for the most spacecraft launched by a single rocket. “This launch is important because we want… Continue Reading Space squadron supports record-breaking satellites launch

Military Saves Week: Journey to financial freedom

Military Saves Week: Journey to financial freedom

By Robb Lingley 21st Space Wing Public Affairs  PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  The Airman & Family Readiness Center is scheduled to host Military Saves Week Financial Fair, Feb. 27 — Mar. 4, 2017, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Military Saves, a component of America Saves and a partner in the Department of… Continue Reading Military Saves Week: Journey to financial freedom

50 SW commander earns O’Malley award

50 SW commander earns O’Malley award

By Senior Airman Arielle Vasquez 50th Space Wing Public Affairs COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Col. DeAnna Burt, 50th Space Wing commander, received the Gen. Jerome F. O’Malley Distinguished Space Leadership Award during the Air Force Ball at The Broadmoor Friday. The award was established by the Lance P. Sijan Chapter of the Air Force Association.… Continue Reading 50 SW commander earns O’Malley award

22 SOPS hosts Cyberspace Operations Officer Luncheon

22 SOPS hosts Cyberspace Operations Officer Luncheon

By Senior Airman Arielle Vasquez 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Schriever Air Force Base, Colo. — Schriever Air Force Base cyberspace officers gathered at the Satellite Dish Dining Facility for a Cyberspace Operations Officer Luncheon Feb. 15. The luncheon informed cyberspace officers about efforts to defend networks and mission systems, and provided leadership insight on… Continue Reading 22 SOPS hosts Cyberspace Operations Officer Luncheon

NASA looks to create new satellite to measure snow pack

NASA looks to create new satellite to measure snow pack

By Shellie-Anne Espinosa 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  In the hopes that they can discover a way to measure the water content of snow and develop a satellite to obtain a global picture, NASA is basing their SnowEx mission at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, during the month of… Continue Reading NASA looks to create new satellite to measure snow pack

Schriever’s single Airmen blaze new trails, literally

Schriever’s single Airmen blaze new trails, literally

By Staff Sgt. Wes Wright 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Schriever Airmen took part in a free, five-hour guided snowmobile tour in Monarch, Colorado, as part of the 50th Force Support Squadron’s Single Airmen Initiative Friday. Participants began their journey over snow-covered trails in Monarch, stopping for lunch in Salida, Colorado, before journeying back to… Continue Reading Schriever’s single Airmen blaze new trails, literally