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50th OSS trains future space operators

Chris Jackson, 4th Space Operations Squadron, senior satellite systems engineer, explains basic terminology and functionality of the Military Strategic and Tactical Relay/Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite constellation to 50th Operations Support Squadron students at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 10, 2019. Milstar provides the president, secretary of defense and the U.S. armed forces with assured, survivable satellite communications. Additionally the program has a low probability of interception and detection and is designed to overcome enemy jamming and nuclear effects. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)

Chris Jackson, 4th Space Operations Squadron, senior satellite systems engineer, explains basic terminology and functionality of the Military Strategic and Tactical Relay/Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite constellation to 50th Operations Support Squadron students at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 10, 2019. Milstar provides the president, secretary of defense and the U.S. armed forces with assured, survivable satellite communications. Additionally the program has a low probability of interception and detection and is designed to overcome enemy jamming and nuclear effects. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)

Airman First Class Jametri George, 50th Operations Support Squadron student, reads communication commands during space operator training at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 10, 2019. Students who underwent the training had the opportunity to either act as a pilot requesting a simulated airstrike or a joint terminal attack controller calling in the airstrike for the pilot. Once the airstrike was executed, the JTAC provided a mission briefing to the pilot. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)

Airman First Class Jametri George, 50th Operations Support Squadron student, reads communication commands during space operator training at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 10, 2019. Students who underwent the training had the opportunity to either act as a pilot requesting a simulated airstrike or a joint terminal attack controller calling in the airstrike for the pilot. Once the airstrike was executed, the JTAC provided a mission briefing to the pilot. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)

SCHRIEER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Chris Jackson, 4th Space Operations Squadron, senior satellite systems engineer, explains basic terminology and functionality of the Military Strategic and Tactical Relay/Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite constellation to 50th Operations Support Squadron students at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 10, 2019. Milstar provides the president, secretary of defense and the U.S. armed forces with assured, survivable satellite communications. Additionally the program has a low probability of interception and detection and is designed to overcome enemy jamming and nuclear effects. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Idalí Beltré Acevedo)
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