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  • Schriever SFB coffee shop changes owners

    The L&L Coffee Shop at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, has changed owners, as Linda and Larry Lorenz retired and gave the business to their nephew, Riley Tindle, on May 31, 2022. Tindle now runs the shop along with his fiancée, Jessica, and his mother, Lona.
  • NSC space policy rep visits Space Command, JTF-SD

    SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Audrey Schaffer, Director for Space Policy at the National Security Council, visits with U.S. Space Command and Joint Task Force-Space Defense leaders during her visit to Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, April 7, 2022. From left, U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Brook Leonard, USSPACECOM chief of staff, joins U.S.
  • Leaders share Space Command missions with NASA administrator

    SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- U.S. Space Force Lt. Gen. John Shaw, U.S. Space Command deputy commander, hosts Pam Melroy, NASA deputy administrator, at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, April 7, 2022. During the visit, Melroy met with leaders from USSPACECOM and Joint Task Force-Space Defense to discuss the command’s and its
  • USSF Astronaut will discuss trauma, resiliency on Wingman Day

    U.S. Space Force Col. Nick Hague, NASA astronaut, will discuss resilience and recovering from stressful events on Wingman Day at the Peterson Hub and Schriever auditorium in Bldg. 300, April 29, 2022.
  • JTF-SD hosts Space Force CTIO

    SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Dr. Lisa Costa, the U.S. Space Force’s first permanent Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, signed the Joint Task Force-Space Defense’s board during her visit to the organization at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Apr. 1, 2022. During the visit, Costa and members of her team learned about the JTF-SD’s
  • Recognizing forty years of service

    Mr. Jodi Dice, Space Delta 8 - Satellite Communications and Navigational Warfare, 8th Combat Training Squadron information technology specialist, is being recognized for 40 years of civilian service with the U.S. government.
  • $160,000 STEM Grant awarded to Peterson and Schriever SFB

    Schriever Space Force Base and Peterson SFB have been awarded three grants totaling $160,000 for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, and teacher personal development.
  • U.S. Space Command, JTF-SD host Senate Intelligence Committee congressmen

    SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- U.S. Space Force Lt. Gen. John Shaw, U.S. Space Command deputy commander, met with Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) and committee member, Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), during their visit to Schriever Space Force Base March 4, 2022. The congressmen met with leaders from USSPACECOM and
  • Kratom added to DoD list of prohibited substances

    A dietary supplement known as kratom has been added to the Operation Supplement Safety list of Department of Defense prohibited substances and should not be purchased or consumed by any member of the armed forces.
  • Wingman, Leader, Warrior: SrA Dylan Yarbrough

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Dylan Yarbrough is a pavements and construction equipment journeyman with the 50th Civil Engineer Squadron. With the 50th CES, Yarbrough maintains over $1 billion in property, ensuring suitable infrastructure and uninterrupted utilities in support of more than 190 Department of Defense satellites.Born in Albuquerque,
  • Secretary of the Air Force visits Thule

    Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall visited Thule Air Base, Greenland, Feb. 11, 2022, to thank the Airmen and Guardians for their service and gain a first-hand understanding of the critical missions performed there.Thule was the final stop after completing official engagements with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, U.S. European Command,
  • N/NC CSEL visits JTF-SD

    SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. James Porterfield, Command Senior Enlisted Leader for North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command, visited with several Joint Task Force-Space Defense members to learn more about the organization's protect and defend mission at Schriever Space Force
  • Same mission, new name

    Lt. Col Aaron Lynch (left), Commander, 9th Combat Training Squadron (CTS) and squadron superintendant, SMSgt Daniel Hill (right) unfurl the guidon of the newly activated 9th CTS during the unit's activation ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Feb 9, 2022. During the ceremony the 9th CTS aqquired the mission of its predecessor, the 750th
  • MSOY Schriever SFB candidate

    Aleha Landry has a passion for changing mental health support and programs. Her efforts over the past 13 years lead to her nomination for inclusion in the Armed Forces Insurance’s 2022 Military Spouse of the Year.
  • NASA Astronaut Hopkins visits Peterson and Schriever

    U.S. Space Force Col. Mike Hopkins, NASA astronaut, treated personnel at Peterson Space Force Base and Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, to an out-of-this-world visit Jan. 25-26, 2022.
  • GSSAP to the moon!

    Space Delta 9 – Orbital Warfare personnel gathered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, to watch a livestream of the Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program spacecraft, GSSAP-5 and GSSAP-6, launch from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida, Jan. 21, 2022.
  • Wingman, Leader, Warrior: Spc. 4 James Brown

    Having served in both the U.S. Air Force and Space Force for a total of three years, U.S. Space Force Spc. 4 James Brown, 50th Communications Squadron client systems technician, has been stationed at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, since September 2021, with the duty of activating and troubleshooting government issued mobile phones to ensure effective, efficient communication across the USSF.
  • Defender takes big STEP with promotion

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Stephanie Stewart, 50th Security Forces Squadron flight sergeant, earned a promotion through the Stripes for Exceptional Performers program, just before the holiday season, elevating her from staff sergeant to technical sergeant. The STEP program allows the major command, unit commanders and senior officers to select a limited number of Airmen or Guardians with exceptional potential for promotion.
  • Navy selects JTF-SD member to be among first Maritime Space Officers

    The Navy selects 25 officers to be Maritime Space Officer, including Cmdr. Jason Elfe, Joint Task Force-Space Defense deputy chief of operations capabilities and integration section.
  • Learning to lead

    Members from Space Delta 8 – Satellite Communications and Navigational Warfare, 4th Space Operations Squadron, have been breaking barriers in a new space training initiative at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado. The new training was critical to the success of operations and protection of the wideband and protected Military Satellite Communication system. The squadron experienced an 80% turnover of their cyber personnel this past year. This occurred as the U.S. Space Force focused on moving Guardians to new units, as well as moving Airmen back to U.S. Air force units.
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