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Aug. 29, 2014

USSTRATCOM enters into Space-Data Sharing Agreement with EUMETSAT

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. -- U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) announced today it entered into a new Space Situational Awareness (SSA) data-sharing agreement with the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT).

Aug. 27, 2014

B-2 Spirits return from Pacific deployment

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - Three B-2 Spirit bombers and more than 220 Airmen from Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., recently returned from a three-week deployment to Anderson Air Force Base, Guam, where they conducted routine training and weapons sorties throughout the U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility.

Aug. 15, 2014

Deterrence Foundations Explored at USSTRATCOM Symposium

LA VISTA, Neb. - Commander, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) Adm. Cecil D. \r\nHaney welcomed more than 500 experts in industry, military, government, \r\nacademic and international affairs from around the globe to the command's 2014 \r\nDeterrence Symposium at the La Vista Conference Center, Aug. 13.

Aug. 1, 2014

U.S. Strategic Command Launches Nuclear Commanders Course

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. -- U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) leadership welcomed more than 20 Navy and Air Force officers to the inaugural Nuclear Commanders Course at USSTRATCOM July 31.

July 23, 2014

GSSAP and ANGELS contribute to space neighborhood watch

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- The Air Force plans to launch two operational satellites and one experimental satellite into near-geosynchronous Earth orbit July 23.

July 10, 2014

The 126th ARW refuels global strike mission

The U.S. Strategic Command's Air Force Global Strike Command's mission relies on the Illinois Air National Guard's 126th Air Refueling Wing for execution.

July 2, 2014

Strategic Leaders Rise at U.S. Strategic Command

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - The Rising Strategic Leaders (RSL) group, targeted to and facilitated by enlisted ranks E-6 and below, made its debut at U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) May 29.

June 10, 2014

Hammer time: B-2, B-52 aircrews evaluate combat capability during ACC evaluation

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. -- Several Air Force Global Strike Command B-52H Stratofortresses and B-2 Spirits recently participated in an Air Combat Command evaluation involving the use of live cruise missiles and precision guided munitions.

June 3, 2014

Strategic Bombers Deploy to Europe to Train, Exercise Capabilities

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. -- Three B-52 Stratofortresses flew to the U.S. European Command (USEUCOM) area of operations today to train and integrate with U.S. and allied military forces in the region.

May 16, 2014

Successful end to U.S. Strategic Command Exercise Global Lightning 14

U.S. Strategic Command conducted its annual exercise Global Lightning 14 from May 12-16 in coordination with other combatant commands, services, and appropriate U.S. government agencies to exercise its ability to deter and detect strategic attacks against the U.S. and its allies. Exercise Global Lightning 14 has been in planning for more than a year and was based on a notional scenario.