"The United States must maintain our leadership and freedom of action in space," says the 2017 National Security Strategy.
A “national security innovation” theme seeks to bring attention to the competitive pressures that threaten U.S. dominance in technology.
Space didn't come up in the congressional hearings, but a continuing resolution could still derail the military's plans.
GPS is critical to our national security and our economy. So it’s a prime target for increasingly sophisticated cyberattackers. It’s incredible that we’ve remained relatively unscathed thus far.