The Public Affairs Office is the communications link between the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command (SMDC/ARSTRAT) and the public. Its mission is to serve as principal public affairs advisor and support to the command and as SMDC/ARSTRAT's point of contact on public affairs matters in support of Joint Warfighters, U.S. Strategic Command, and Department of the Army missions. The office develops SMDC/ARSTRAT's public affairs policy and provides technical guidance to the command's major subordinate elements. The Public Affairs Office plans and executes programs in the areas of public information, clearance of materials for public release, command information, and community outreach.
ASJ - A professional journal on space and missile defense operations. The ASJ mission is to inform on people, programs and issues impacting Army space operations while increasing awareness of space-based capabilities within support organizations.
Current Issue: September 15, 2016
The Hourglass is named for the insignia of the U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division, which liberated the island from the forces of Imperial Japan on Feb 4, 1944. The Kwajalein Hourglass is an authorized publication for military personnel, federal employees, contractor workers and their families assigned to USAKA. If you need a past issue, please contact Public Affairs Office - (256) 955-3887. Visit the USAKA/Reagan Test Site
September 17, 2016
USASMDC/ARSTRAT develops and provides current and future global space, missile defense, and high altitude forces and capabilities to the Army, the joint force, and our interagency, intergovernmental, and multinational Allies and partners to enable mission command, enhance
deterrence and detection of strategic attacks, and protect U.S. vital interests in all domains.
A diverse, complex, and global command that provides critical capabilities to our Army, U.S. Strategic Command, combatant commands/Army Service Component Commands; in sync with JFCC-IMD... Read More...
To provide dominant space and missile defense capabilities for the Army and to plan for and integrate those capabilities in support of U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and Geographic Combatant Commanders (GCC) missions.