The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Technical Center’s Targets Division launch a Pathfinder Zombie target at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, June 25 for a foreign military sales customer. (U.S. Army photo)
Chief Warrant Officer 2 Miguel Carmona (right), property accounting technician, Satellite Operations Brigade, uses his expertise and experience to guarantee his team has all the equipment they need. (Courtesy photo)
Rafael Santos poses for his official photo as a sergeant first class, shortly before commissioning as a warrant officer in 1986. Santos served as a warrant officer for 15 years during his 28 years of active duty service. Now Santos uses the expertise in human resources he gained during his time in uniform as a civilian at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command. (Courtesy photo)
COL Eric Little, Deputy Commander for Operations, ASU photo (U.S. Army photo)
COL Brian Bolio, commander, 1st Space Brigade, OCP photo
COL Brian Bolio, commander, 1st Space Brigade, ASU photo
Lt. Gen. Daniel L. Karbler, Col. Eric D. Little, and Col. Brian C. Bolio prepare to pass the unit colors at 1st Space Brigade's Change of Command Ceremony at Fort Carson, Colo., July 1, 2020. U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command hosted a brigade change of command ceremony between Col. Eric D. Little, outgoing commander, and Col. Brian C. Bolio, incoming commander, at Fort Carson’s Founders Field, July 1, 2020. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Dennis DePrisco)
Staff Sgt. Taylor, a satellite network planner, with the Satellite Operations Brigade at Wheeler Army Air Field, Hawaii, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, virtually addresses the board of six command sergeants major at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, during the command’s Best Warrior Competition June 30. (U.S. Army photo by Dottie K. White)
Warrant Officer Caroline Domenech, battalion master gunner, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, works in ground-based midcourse defense. As a warrant officer, Domenech will continue to train and become an expert in her field to provide the knowledge and leadership needed to keep the United States safe from adversaries. (Courtesy photo)
Lt. Gen. Daniel L. Karbler, commanding general of U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command and commander of the Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense, addresses a Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance-hosted virtual roundtable June 23. Karbler, pictured with Riki Ellison, MDAA chairman and founder, was joined by leaders from U.S. Northern Command, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, and the Missile Defense Agency in discussing the role of current and future air and missile defenses during a virtual roundtable discussion on “Global Missile Defense Responsibilities.” (U.S. Army photo)
A new Virtual Industry Exchange tool coming to the USASMDC website soon provides potential industry partners with information about contract opportunities. The tool's quarterly Forecast Industry Report will serve as a communication tool that helps industry partners plan and make informed business decisions. (U.S. Army Graphic)
Service members attend training in 2018 at the U.S. Army Space and Missile School, a component of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (U.S. Army photo by Dottie K. White)
Lira Frye, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Public Affairs director, accesses online training through the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center website. The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the utilization of digital training methods, as the Army workforce practices safety measures to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. (U.S. Army graphic by Mikayla Mast)
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft, launches from Launch Complex 39A on NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley onboard, May 30, at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. The Demo-2 mission is the first launch with astronauts of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket to the International Space Station as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program. The test flight serves as an end-to-end demonstration of SpaceX’s crew transportation system. A new era of human spaceflight is set to begin as American astronauts once again launch from American soil on an American rocket to low-Earth orbit for the first time since the conclusion of the Space Shuttle Program in 2011. (NASA photo)
A bulldozer moves earth at the new U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Technical Center’s Directed Energy Research Facility at the western edge of Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. The facility will be located at the Tech Center’s Space and Directed Energy Technology Complex and will house two high energy laser systems simultaneously. (U.S. Army photo by Corry Cox)
Space and Missile Defense School students in Colorado Springs, Colorado, continue critical training during the COVID-19 pandemic in May 2020. Pictured from left are 1st Space Battalion, 1st Space Brigade, Soldiers Spc. Philip Sechow, Pfc. Jarod Milliman, Spc. David Sheek and Sgt. Elizabeth Hughes. (U.S. Army photo by Dottie K. White)
The 101 Critical Days of Summer campaign draws awareness to accident risks associated with summertime activities. (U.S. Army graphic)
Space operations officers who achieve the highest levels of space operations expertise receive the Master Space Badge, shown here. (U.S. Army photo by Carrie David Campbell)
BG David F. Stewart official photo, OCP
BG David F. Stewart official photo, ASU