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Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he's satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space
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Over 100,000 people visit the Defenders of Freedom Air and Space show

Over 100,000 people visit the Defenders of Freedom Air and Space show

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Over 100,000 people visited the Offutt Air Force Base for Defenders of Freedom Air and Space show. Visitors got to tour aircraft and talk to military members about their job.
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Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

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BRASILIA, Brazil - U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday he is satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space.
Mattis, who last year opposed moves in Congress to create a separate space service, said his emphasis then was on establishing a consensus about what the Pentagon's space problem is before recommending a way to fix it.
“I was not against setting up a space force,” he told reporters flying with him to Brazil to begin his first tour of South America as defence secretary. “What I was against...
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Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

5 days ago   |   By

BRASILIA, Brazil - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday he is satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space.
Mattis, who last year opposed moves in Congress to create a separate space service, said his emphasis then was on establishing a consensus about what the Pentagon's space problem is before recommending a way to fix it.
"I was not against setting up a space force," he told reporters flying with him to Brazil to begin his first tour of South America as defense secretary. "What I was against...
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