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March 3, 2015

Navy SSP conducts two successful Trident II launches

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - The U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) conducted two successful test flights of a Trident II D5 Missile, Feb. 22, 2015, under operationally representative conditions to obtain valid reliability, accuracy and performance factors for use by the Commander, U.S. Strategic Command and the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Feb. 24, 2015

Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Completes Successful Tracking and Simulated Engagements of Three Short-Range Ballistic Missiles

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and Sailors aboard the USS CARNEY (DDG-64), USS GONZALEZ (DDG-66) and USS BARRY (DDG-52) successfully completed a flight test today involving the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) weapon system.

Feb. 17, 2015

Secretary Carter's Message to all DoD Personnel

I am honored to become your secretary of defense. I am proud to lead men and women who devote their lives to the highest calling - the defense of our nation. And I am grateful to follow in the footsteps of Secretary Hagel, one of our nation's most honorable and conscientious public servants.

Feb. 10, 2015

2014 Omaha Trophy Winners Announced

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - In recognition of outstanding support to U.S. Strategic Command’s global strategic deterrence, space and cyberspace missions, U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, USSTRATCOM commander, announced the winners of the 2014 Omaha Trophy in the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, Submarine Ballistic Missile, and Global Operations categories. Haney made the announcement during the Nuclear Task Force Commander’s Conference at USSTRATCOM headquarters, Feb. 5, 2015.

Feb. 4, 2015

USSTRATCOM and UNO Kick Off the 2015 USSTRATCOM Strategic Leadership Fellows Program

Omaha, Neb. - 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, 10 U.S. Strategic Command civilian employees were selected to participate in the 2015 USSTRATCOM Strategic Leadership Fellows Program. USSTRATCOM senior officials, civilian personnel, and academic professionals recognized the Fellows during a kick-off event at the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Mammel Hall, Jan. 31.

Jan. 28, 2015

USSTRATCOM, Germany make arrangement to share space services, data

U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) signed a technical arrangement with Germany to share Space Situational Awareness (SSA) services and information, Jan. 9, 2015.

Dec. 16, 2014

U.S. Strategic Command Leaders Release Holiday Message to Work Force

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - U.S. Navy Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) commander, and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Patrick Z. Alston, senior enlisted leader, released a holiday video message expressing their appreciation to the men and women and family members of USSTRATCOM.

Nov. 14, 2014

A Message to the Force on Our Nuclear Enterprise

To the men and women of the Department of Defense: Earlier this year, following revelations about troubling lapses of integrity in our nation's nuclear forces, I ordered comprehensive internal and external reviews of our entire nuclear enterprise.

Nov. 12, 2014

USSTRATCOM commander travels to strengthen Asia-Pacific partnerships

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - Adm. Cecil D. Haney, U.S. Strategic Command commander, traveled throughout the Asia-Pacific region, Nov. 4-8, 2014.

Nov. 7, 2014

U.S. Strategic Command commander discusses bilateral cooperation with Australian defense counterparts

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - Adm. Cecil D Haney, U.S. Strategic Command commander, met with Australian Defence Force military and civilian leaders on November 4-7 to ensure the USSTRATCOM relationship with a key global and Asia-Pacific ally remains strong.