NEWS | Jan. 26, 2011

U.S. Strategic Command Change of Command

By U.S. Strategic Command Public Affairs

OFFUTT AFB, Neb. - U.S. Strategic Command will welcome Gen. C. Robert "Bob" Kehler, USAF, as its new commander during a change of command ceremony at Offutt AFB, Jan. 28, 2011 at 10 a.m. (CST) located at the Allman Facility.

The event will be broadcast live on The Pentagon Channel, and also online at

Twitter users can follow #stratcoc for live tweets and links to video & transcripts after the change of command ceremony. Information will also be posted to / and the USSTRATCOM Facebook page.

Gen. Kehler will assume command from Gen. Kevin P. Chilton, USAF, who is retiring after 34 years of service. Gen. Kehler recently served as the commander, Air Force Space Command located at Peterson AFB, Colo.