• Mike Pence Unveils Plans For New Space Force Military Branch By 2020

    7 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    The department's creation will require approval and funding from Congress.
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  • US to Launch Space Force in 2020, Pence Says

    US to Launch Space Force in 2020, Pence Says

    7 days ago - By Scientific American

    The Vice President provided more details on the Trump administration's controversial plans to create a new space-focused military branch
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  • Space Force: Pence outlines plan for new, sixth military service by 2020

    7 days ago - By ABC

    Faced with growing competition and threats from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday said it will create the U.S. Space Force as a sixth, separate military service by 2020.
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  • Pence announces first steps to establish Space Force by 2020

    7 days ago - By Politico

    Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday announced the first steps in the Trump administration's bid to establish a standalone military Space Force by 2020, including creating an elite group of space troops in the same vein as current special operations forces. Pence, in an appearance at the Pentagon, cited threats posed by adversaries like Russia and China, which are both developing anti-satellite weapons, lasers and hypersonic missiles that could threaten American reliance on space systems. “As their actions make clear, our adversaries have transformed space into a warfighting domain...
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  • Pence details plan for creation of ‘Space Force' in what would be the sixth branch of the military

    Pence details plan for creation of ‘Space Force' in what would be the sixth branch of the military

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    Vice President Mike Pence laid out an ambitious plan Thursday that would create a military command dedicated to space this year and eventually establish a “Space Force” as the sixth branch of the U.S. military. In a speech at the Pentagon, Pence warned of the advancements that potential adversaries were making and issued what amounted...
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  • Pence outlines plan for new Space Force by 2020

    7 days ago - By WGN TV

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence has announced plans for a new, separate U.S. Space Force as sixth military service by 2020
    Our administration will soon take action to implement these recommendations, with the objective of establishing the United States Department of the SpaceForce by 2020. pic.twitter.com/qQaJDAfTl7
    - Vice President Mike Pence August 9, 2018
    Pence says it's needed to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened competition and threats from China and Russia. He says that while space was once peaceful and uncontested, it is now crowded and adversarial.
    Space...
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  • Vice President Pence provides details about formation of proposed 'Space Force'

    7 days ago - By NY Daily News

    The Trump administration is ready to go to infinity and beyond. Vice President Pence on Thursday laid out the administration's ambitious plans to create “Space Force,” a new military branch to protect the U.S. from extraterrestrial threats. Pence warned of space age advancements made by China and...
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  • Pence unveils plan to create Space Force by 2020

    7 days ago - By CNBC

    Vice President Mike Pence announced the Pentagon's detailed plan for President Donald Trump's vision of a Space Force on Thursday, which would establish the first military branch in over 71 years.
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  • Pence outlines plan for new Space Force by 2020

    7 days ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - Vice-President Mike Pence has announced plans for a new, separate U.S. Space Force as sixth military service by 2020
    Pence says it's needed to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened competition and threats from China and Russia. He says that while space was once peaceful and uncontested, it is now crowded and adversarial.
    President Donald Trump has called for a “separate but equal” space force. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has endorsed plans to reorganize the military's space warfighting forces and create a new command, but has previously opposed launching an...
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  • Vice President Pence announces plans for new, separate US Space Force as 6th military service by 2020

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Pence announces plans for new, separate US Space Force as 6th military service by 2020.
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  • Pence outlines plan for new Space Force by 2020

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence has announced plans for a new, separate U.S. Space Force as sixth military service by 2020 Pence says it's needed to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia. He says that while space was once peaceful and uncontested, it is now...
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