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  • 2nd Space Operations Squadron

    The 2nd Space Operations Squadron is a component of Delta 8, headquartered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado.MissionThe squadron performs the command and control mission for the Global Positioning System satellite constellation. GPS is the world's premiere space-based position, navigation and timing system, capable of providing information
  • 25th Space Range Squadron

    The 25th Space Range Squadron, a component of the Space Training and Readiness Delta (Provisional), is located at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado. MissionThe 25th SRS operates the Department of Defense's only Space Test and Training Range, providing customers with a safe and secure environment to support space control technique development and
  • 23rd Space Operations Squadron, Detachment 1

    The 23rd Space Operations Squadron, Detachment 1, is a component of Delta 6, located at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, and is physically located south, southeast of Thule Air Base, Greenland. MissionThe Detachment 1 mission is to provide telemetry, tracking and commanding operations to the United States and allied government satellite
  • 23rd Space Operations Squadron

    The 23rd Space Operations Squadron, a unit of Delta 6, headquartered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, is geographically located at New Boston Space Force Station, New Hampshire.MissionThe 23rd SOPS provides U.S. Space Command with critical satellite command and control capability to more than 190 Department of Defense, national and civilian
  • 22nd Space Operations Squadron

    The 22nd Space Operations Squadron, is a unit of Delta 6, headquartered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado. MissionThe 22nd SOPS operates the $6.2 billion Air Force Satellite Control Network by developing, executing and enforcing the Space Access Tasking Order and providing space safety analysis to conduct satellite operations. The 22nd SOPS
  • 21st Space Operations Squadron

    The 21st Space Operations Squadron is a unit of Delta 6, headquartered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado and is hosted as a tenant organization of the 30th Space Wing at Vandenberg Space Force Base, California.MissionThe 21st SOPS provides and enables assured access to space-based systems.The 21st SOPS conducts Air Force Satellite Control
  • 1st Space Operations Squadron

    The 1st Space Operations Squadron is a component of Delta 9, headquartered at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado. The squadron was activated Oct. 5, 1987.MissionThe 1st SOPS is the U.S. Space Force’s premier organization for space-based space domain awareness to assure access to space by commanding satellites to collect and disseminate
  • 17th Test Squadron

    The 17th Test Squadron, a component of the Space Training and Readiness Delta (Provisional), is located at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado. MissionThe 17th TS is a space-focused that delivers validated warfighting capabilities and ensures an independent assessment of space systems' performance. The unit conducts integrated test planning,
  • 21st Contracting Squadron

    21st CONTRACTING SQUADRONMISSIONDevelop, deliver and sustain innovative business solutions to support the joint force in global defense of the homeland and space operations.VISIONElite Acquisition Strategists fully invested in Mission Partner’s SuccessEQUIPMENT AND FACILITIESThe squadron doesn’t have any specialized equipment. They are located on
  • 18th Space Control Squadron

    The 18th Space Control Squadron defends freedom of action in space for the Joint Force, multinational partners and humanity.
RSS

Pave PAWS Radar

PAVE Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) Radars are maintained by the U.S. Space Force. These radars are capable of detecting Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile (SLBM) attacks and conducting general space surveillance and satellite tracking. PAVE is a military program identification code. Read full Pave PAWS factsheet Click here for more information.

GEODSS

AN/FPS-85

The AN/FPS-85 Phased Array Space Surveillance Radar provides space situational awareness for U.S. Strategic Command's space control mission area. It is one of 29 sensors that comprise the global Space Surveillance Network (SSN), and is the only phased array radar dedicated to space surveillance. Read the full AN/FPS-85 fact sheet Click here for more information.

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GEODSS

Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance System, or GEODSS, plays a vital role in tracking deep space objects.
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GEODSS