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U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson speaking in July at the Air Force Sergeants' Association conference in Reno, Nevada. Credit: U.S. Air Force/Scott M. Ash
U.S. Export-Import Bank. Credit: House Minority Whip
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis  (left) visits with Gen. John E. Hyten, the commander of U.S. Strategic Command, during a visit to Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska last week.   Credit: DoD/U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jette Carr
“Allison worked directly with Steve Jobs at Apple where she helped launch some of the most iconic products of our time,” Kalle Vähä-Jaakkola, Space Nation chief executive, said in a statement. Credit: West
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U.S. Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) discussing his American Space Renaissance Act during a keynote address Tuesday at the 32nd Space Symposium. Credit: Tom Kimmell
An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, during a February 2016 test.  Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jim Araos
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U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David golden prepare to testify June 6 before the Senate Armed Services Committee. Credit: U.S. Air Force
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson speaking June 16, 2017, at he Strategic National Security Space FY18 Budget Forum. Credit: SpaceNews/Mike Moser

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The 2017 Air Force Association’s Air, Space & Cyber Conference theme is “Breaking Barriers: Heritage to Horizons.” It is the nation’s premier event for defense and aerospace professionals from across the globe.

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Mark Boggett, Seraphim Capital's managing director. Credit:  Seraphim Capital
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Artist’s rendering of future 2HOPSat advanced Earth observation platform. Credit: Hera Systems
Executives from the world's leading satellite manufacturers discussed the challenges and opportunities they are facing at World Satellite Business Week in Paris. Credit: SpaceNews/Brian Berger

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