News

Feb. 6, 2016

USSTRATCOM Detects, Tracks North Korean Missile Launch into Space

U.S. Strategic Command systems detected and tracked what we assess was a North Korean missile launch into space at 6:29 p.m. CST.

Feb. 5, 2016

USSTRATCOM Commander Announces 2015 Omaha Trophy Winners

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - In recognition of outstanding support to U.S. Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) strategic deterrence, space and cyberspace missions, U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, USSTRATCOM commander, announced the winners of the 2015 Omaha Trophies at USSTRATCOM Headquarters on Feb. 3, 2016.

Jan. 25, 2016

U.S. Strategic Command Kicks Off 2016 Strategic Leadership Fellows Program

Omaha, Neb. - Ten U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) civilian employees were selected to participate in the 2016 USSTRATCOM Strategic Leadership Fellows Program as part of a University of Nebraska program to enhance the management skills and technical expertise of civilians as they progress to strategic supervisory roles.

Jan. 25, 2016

U.S. Strategic Command Hosts Electromagnetic Battle Management Exercise

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - More than seventy select combatant command, Service, Department of Defense Chief Information Office, combat support agency and international partner Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations (EMSO) experts gathered here Jan. 12-14, 2016, to inform the development of a future Electromagnetic Battle Management (EMBM) system.

Jan. 15, 2016

USSTRATCOM commander visits Montana-based strategic deterrent force

MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont. - Given the important and foundational national security capability that our nuclear deterrence forces provide, U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander, visited Malmstrom Air Force Base, Montana, Jan. 13 - 14, 2016.

Jan. 14, 2016

U.S. Strategic Command and University of Nebraska Strengthen Partnership

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander, and representatives from the command hosted Dr. Hank Bounds, University of Nebraska president, and more than 20 senior leaders from the university to discuss USSTRATCOM’s global missions and promote military-to-university cooperation and innovation.

Dec. 29, 2015

U.S. Strategic Command and the Republic of Korea Strengthen Alliance with visit of Maj. Gen. Jin-Won Lee

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - Maj. Gen. Jin-Won Lee, Republic of Korea (ROK) Army Missile Command (AMC) commander, met with U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) senior leaders at the combatant command’s headquarters, Dec. 21, to strengthen the alliance between the U.S. and ROK as part of a continuing effort to confront the broad range of global strategic challenges.

Dec. 23, 2015

U.S. Strategic Command confirms rocket body reentry

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - U.S. Strategic Command confirmed Dec. 22, 2015, the reentry of a Russian rocket body and released the following statement in response to several media queries

Dec. 7, 2015

USSTRATCOM Strengthens Partnership with U.K. Ministry of Defence

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander, and other senior leaders in the command, met with U.K. Royal Air Force Air Marshal Phil Osborn, U.K. Chief of Defence Intelligence, at USSTRATCOM Headquarters on Dec. 3-4, as part the command’s ongoing effort to build and maintain enduring relationships with partner nations to confront the broad range of global challenges.

Dec. 4, 2015

USSTRATCOM and Australian Defence Force Bolster Close Working Relationship

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander, hosted Royal Australian Navy Vice Adm. Raymond J. Griggs, Vice Chief of the Australian Defence Force, at USSTRATCOM Headquarters, Nov. 29-Dec. 1, for the latest in a series of bilateral meetings between the two leaders.