U.S. military officials emphasize need for speed

  By Warren Ferster COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A dynamic threat environment and rapidly advancing technology are driving the U.S. military to emphasize speed and agility in acquiring and deploying new space capabilities, said senior U.S. national security officials at an annual space industry conference. These officials emphasized resilient constellations, composed in many cases of…Read more U.S. military officials emphasize need for speed

Damn the reporters, full speed ahead

WASHINGTON – U.S. Air Force Gen. John Hyten twice implicated the media in a recent speech lamenting the U.S. government’s decades-long retreat from risk taking in space and missile development programs. Speaking June 20 at the Mitchell Institute here, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command and former commander of Air Force Space Command was careful…Read more Damn the reporters, full speed ahead