U.S. Space Command
Sen. Jack Reed: “An issue that will be paramount for both of you is Space Command’s relationship with the NRO."
Shanahan said the top priorities in DoD space reorganization are U.S. Space Command and the Space Development Agency.
Lawmakers have asked DoD to explain why a U.S. Space Command and a Space Force are needed at the same time.
During a recent conversation with a senior defense official about the changes coming to military space, he pointed out that under the proposed reorganization the lines of authority could become a little blurred.
In the last working week of the year, there is no slowing down in the Defense Department’s space reorganization. The White House has given the Pentagon the order to stand up a U.S. Space Command as a separate combatant command.