U.S. Air Force Secretary says the U.S. Space Force will be formed within five years.

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 U.S. Air Force Secretary says the U.S. Space Force will be formed within five years.


Reference News Network reported on April 16, according to Russian Satellite Network reported on April 12, U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson said at a congressional hearing that as a separate force, the U.S. space force will be formed between 2023 and 2024.

The idea is that the U.S. space force will be fully operational between 2023 and 2024, she said.

The picture is a sketch of the American satellite.

Russian media said that the U.S. Space Force would first be formed under the framework of the U.S. Air Force Department, and then become an independent service. Wilson said that the time to join the army may vary depending on the situation.

At the end of February, President Trump signed a memorandum establishing the U.S. Space Force. One of its objectives is to safeguard the interests of the United States in space and to project military forces into, from and into space. High-level Russian officials pointed out that Washington in this way created the preconditions for the militarization of space, intended to use outer space for military purposes, Russia will be forced to take corresponding and asymmetric measures to deal with possible threats.

Source: Responsible Editor of Reference Message Network: Wang Xu_NBJS8023