News

Oct. 2, 2017

B-2 Spirit conducts long-range mission to the Pacific

A B-2 Spirit from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., conducted a long-range mission to the U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility Oct. 28, 2017.Long-range missions familiarize aircrew with air bases and operations in different geographic combatant commands, enabling them to maintain a high state of readiness and proficiency. These missions validate

Sept. 29, 2017

Enlisted Corps Spotlight for October

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Victor D. Cruz, superintendent of Plans and Policy Directorate (J5) administration, hails from Ceiba, Puerto Rico and Williamsburg, Virginia, and has served in the military for 15 years.    Q: How does your job support USSTRATCOM and our missions?   A: I directly support the J5 with all administrative processes and

Sept. 25, 2017

USSTRATCOM Celebrates 15 Years

U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) marked 15 years of operations during a celebration in Bellevue, Nebraska, Sept. 22, 2017.

Sept. 21, 2017

Hyten Discusses 21st Century Strategic Deterrence

U.S. Strategic Command priorities center on providing a strategic deterrent, providing a decisive response if deterrence fails, and carrying out missions with a combat-ready force, Stratcom’s commander, Air Force Gen. John E. Hyten, said today. Hyten said those priorities are his vision as commander of Stratcom, when he addressed the Hudson

Sept. 18, 2017

U.S. Strategic Command hosts Advanced Operational Law Conference

U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), in collaboration with the National Strategic Research Institute (NSRI) and the University of Nebraska College of Law, hosted the Advanced Operational Law Conference here Sept. 6-8, to explore the legal perspectives related to 21st century strategic deterrence.

Sept. 1, 2017

Enlisted Corps Spotlight for September

Rank/Name – Airman 1st Class Christopher BreighnerDuty Title/Directorate – Intelligence Operations Division Target Analyst, Joint Functional Component Command for Global Strike Hometown – Speicher, GermanyTime in Service – 1 year, 7 monthsQ: How does your job support USSTRATCOM and our missions?A: My job provides in-depth analysis for developing

Aug. 17, 2017

USSTRATCOM Commander Describes Challenges of 21st-Century Deterrence

Strategic deterrence starts with nuclear capabilities because nuclear war always has been an existential threat to the nation, but deterrence in the 21st century presents new challenges and requires the integration of all capabilities, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command said during a recent interview with DoD News at his command's Offutt Air

Aug. 11, 2017

USSTRATCOM Commander: Staying Ahead of Multidomain Threat Requires Speed

The U.S. military's senior strategic commander stressed this week that speed is what it is going to take for the nation to stay ahead of the multidomain threat it faces.Air Force Gen. John E. Hyten, commander of U.S. Strategic Command, spoke Aug. 8 on "Preparing Space, Cyberspace and Missile Defense in an Uncertain World" at the 20th annual Space

Aug. 1, 2017

Enlisted Corps Spotlight for August

Rank/Name – Staff Sgt. Walter OwzarskiDuty Title/Directorate – Communications Officer, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) Executive Communications (J624)Hometown – Hoquiam, Wash.Time in Service – 7 yearsQ: How does your job support USSTRATCOM and our missions?  A: I travel to provide direct communications support to the commander and deputy

July 31, 2017

Deterrence discussed on a global scale during 2017 USSTRATCOM symposium

OMAHA, Neb. – More than 650 deterrence practitioners and experts from around the world attended U.S. Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) 2017 Deterrence Symposium, July 26-27.   The global warfighting command hosted the international deterrence symposium to discuss and promote increased collaboration among international, military, governmental,