Trump Officially Establishes US Space Force with 2020 Defense Bill Signing

  • President Trump has signed the 2020 National Defense Authorization Actand with it directed the establishment of the S. Space Force (USSF) as the sixth branch of the armed forces.
  • The Space Force is part of the Department of the Air Force, much as the U.S. Marine Corps is part of the Department of the Navy. The new branch will be stood up over the next 18 months
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