News

Aug. 10, 2007

U.S. Strategic Command relinquishment of command ceremony

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. – U.S. Strategic Command held a ceremony acknowledging General James E. Cartwright's relinquishment of command of USSTRATCOM to Deputy Commander Lieutenant General C. Robert Kehler, here, today

June 8, 2007

SECDEF recommends General Cartwright as next Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that he has recommended Gen. James E. Cartwright for appointment as the next Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

May 31, 2007

Omaha Trophy winners announced

The 2006 Omaha Trophy award winners were announced today. The award is presented annually to U.S. Strategic Command units demonstrating the highest standards of performance

May 3, 2007

USSTRATCOM Interns Reveal Communication Study Findings

Six Global Innovation and Strategy Center (GISC) interns from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln revealed the results of a four-month long communications study at the U.S. Strategic Command GISC facility on April 26

April 20, 2007

UNL Students Unveil African Communication Study

University of Nebraska students participating in the inaugural U.S. Strategic Command-sponsored Global Innovation and Strategy Center internship program will present results of a study designed to identify means of disseminating credible

April 3, 2007

Operational Missile Defense Capabilities Unaffected by Flooding

Gen. James Cartwright, Commander of U.S. Strategic Command, said the U.S. missile defense system maintained an operational configuration for an extended period of time surrounding the North Korean missile launch July 2006, and that it worked well

March 2, 2007

U.S. Strategic Command supports RRW Strategy

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. – As a member of the Nuclear Weapons Council, U.S. Strategic Command endorses the feasibility of the Reliable Replacement Warhead (RRW) and contends that RRW is feasible as a strategy for sustaining the nation's nuclear weapons

Sept. 21, 2006

DoD Cuts Ribbon on Joint Intelligence Resource Center

In keeping with the high-tech nature of intelligence collection today, officials snipped a ribbon in cyberspace to open U.S. Strategic Command's Joint Functional Component Command for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance here Sept. 13

Sept. 18, 2006

USSTRATCOM Global Innovation and Strategy Center opens doors Sept. 1

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. – U.S. Strategic Command officials and Nebraska community leaders cut the ceremonial ribbon to the Global Innovation and Strategy Center's new facility Sept. 15

Aug. 1, 2006

STRAT splits JFCC for Space and Global Strike

USSTRATCOM officials announced the disestablishment of the Joint Functional Component Command for Space and Global Strike and establishment of a JFCC for Space and a JFCC for Global Strike and Integration