A United Launch Alliance Delta IV-Heavy rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 37B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. (ULA photo)
A U.S. Air Force airman plugs coordinates into a Defense Advanced GPS Receiver, or DAGR. (Credit: U.S. Defense Department)
David Melcher, president and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association
Gen. John Raymond, Commander, Air Force Space Command testifies with Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein before the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces (U.S. Air Force photo)
U.S. Capitol
SOUTHWEST ASIA -- The Combined Air Operations Center at a forward-deployed location is the "nerve center" for aerial missions for operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.  CAOC officials also control humanitarian-relief missions in the Horn of Africa.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Demetrius Lester)
An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft (U.S. Air Force photo)
Most of the Army's advanced weapons, including missile defenses, depend on space systems (Army photo)
Satellite refueling (SSL)
The U.S. Air Force's  upcoming fifth and sixth satellites in its missile warning constellation will have a new satellite bus, Lockheed Martin's A2100. Credit: Lockheed Martin.
DARPA's director of tactical technology Fred Kennedy speaks at a meeting of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation. (SpaceNews)
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