The creation of a separate military branch does not mean that the United States is starting in the space domain from scratch.
"China and Russian Federation have been conducting highly sophisticated on-orbit activities that could enable them to maneuver their satellites into close proximity of ours, posing unprecedented new dangers to our space systems", he said.
"The president told a United States general to create a new Space Force as 6th branch of military today, which generals tell me they don't want", Democratic Sen.
Initially an assistant secretary of defense for space, this position will be "key to the critical transition to a Secretary of the Space Force in the years ahead", said Pence.
Moments after Pence spoke, Trump expressed his support for the proposal with a tweet reading simply, "Space Force all the way!"
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The Air Force is the youngest branch of the us military; it was established in 1947 after World War II.
Before Trump's announcement in June that he wanted a Space Force, Mattis and Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson had cautioned against creating new Pentagon bureaucracy to address space issues. Aside from being a new military branch, a Space Force at the Pentagon today would have a few features that would set it apart from previous US military space efforts, like AFSPC, Pence said.
Then, on Thursday afternoon, the Trump/Pence team sent out an email asking for readers to vote on one of six proposed logos for Space Force that will be used on a "new line of gear".
"Third, the report calls for a new joint organization - the Space Development Agency - that will ensure the men and women of the Space Force have the cutting-edge warfighting capabilities that they need and deserve", he said. "Unfortunately, because space is one of the 11 other missions they have, it is always going to be subordinate, but worse it's going to be a pay-for, which is what's happened over these years".
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Military support for a Space Force is limited. And now the launch the first of the new satellites - originally planned for April 2014 - has slipped once again, according to the Air Force. The Air Force does this already.
Donald Trump has tasked the US Department of Defence and The Pentagon with the creation of a new force to uphold "American dominance" in space.
After roasting Pence's speech beat by beat, he turned his attention to the president himself and broke out his Trump impression.
Alongside the US Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, it will comprise the sixth arm of the US armed forces.
America's vast military divides the globe into various commands, such as Central Command in the Middle East or Indo-Pacific Command in Asia, and a new Space Command would be on equal footing with these. He also mocked Pence's alien-like delivery in which the veep said, "I bring greetings from President Trump".
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