Tag: space-force

SpaceX’s recent launch of the Starship SN9 rocket has exploded.
SpaceX Mars Rocket Prototype Explodes During Test Flight, Company Claims Success
SpaceX’s recent launch of the Starship SN9 rocket exploded. It is the second test flight of the prototype; the first SN8 also blew up. During the second attempt, the rocket managed to climb to an...
chinese beidou system began operation in 2011 and was completed in 2011 serveing hundreds of capitals around the world concerns about chinese communist party's ambitions
The CCP’s Beidou Brings an Alternative to GPS, but at What Cost?
In June 2020, China launched the 55th and final satellite composing a state-operated constellation known as the Beidou Positioning and Navigation System (BDS). The network gives the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) a fully independent and...
Launch of ‘Long March’ Rocket a Boost for Chinese Space Program
China successfully launched its largest space rocket yet, in what is a major step in its plans to further explore the Moon and eventually conduct Mars missions.  The Long March 5 lifted off from the...
America’s 2020 Military Budget Focuses on Space Force, Countering China
During a ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, President Donald Trump signed this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which allocates a $738-billion budget to the U.S. military and related functions. Before arriving at the...
Pentagon: Space Force Necessary to Counter China and Russia
The acting secretary of defense has called the proposed branch of the U.S. military — the Space Force — a “low cost, low bureaucracy” solution to evolving threats from Moscow and Beijing, defending it in...