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With the stroke of a pen, U.S. Space Force becomes a reality
President Donald Trump signs S.1790, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 as senior leaders look on, Friday, Dec. 20, 2019 At Joint Base Andrews. The act authorizes a budget that supports the U.S. armed forces and postures the Air Force to meet the requirements of the National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Spencer Slocum)
Dec. 20, 2019 - President Trump signed into law Dec. 20 the sprawling, $738 billion defense bill, making history by creating the Space Force as a stand-alone, sixth branch of the U.S. military and guaranteeing for the first time 12 weeks of paid parental leave for federal workers.

Global Strike Command stands up helicopter detachment
Lt. Col. Mary Clark takes the Detachment 7 guidon from Brig. Gen. Andrew Gebara during the assumption of command ceremony at Duke Field, Fla., Dec. 18, 2019. The new Air Force Global Strike Command unit is responsible for testing and evaluating the MH-139A, the first acquisition for the command. (U.S. Air Force photo/Sam King Jr.)
Dec. 18, 2019 - Air Force Global Strike Command stood up Detachment 7 Dec. 18, 2019, at Duke Field, Fla., to support

AFGSC establishes new detachment for MH-139 testing
Dec. 6, 2019 - Air Force Global Strike Command will stand up Detachment 7 later this month at Duke Field, Florida,

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