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  • Pearl White cubesats successfully launched

    Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket lifted off today at approximately 6 a.m. MDT. Onboard the rocket was Pearl White, an Air Force Space Command demonstration program consisting of two 6U cubesat experimental spacecraft.
  • Pearl White cubesats mission set to launch

    Pearl White, an Air Force Space Command demonstration program, is set to launch no earlier than Aug. 16 as part of a rideshare aboard a Rocket Lab Electron launch vehicle in summer 2019. The launch will take place at the Rocket Lab Launch Complex-1 near Mahia, New Zealand.
  • AFSPC rolls out new enterprise data strategy

    Air Force Space Command unveiled its new enterprise data strategy during the AFSPC Chief Data Office Innovation Summit, a two-day event held at Headquarters AFSPC, July 30-31, 2019.
  • Air Force Space Command all-call addresses future of space

    Gen. Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, hosted an all-call as part of the command’s space warfighting road show at the base fitness center at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, July 29.
  • Evolution of space, 2SOPS prepares for GPS Block III

    Lockheed Martin presented the 2nd Space Operations Squadron with a GPS Block III model satellite to celebrate the successful on-orbit testing of the new GPS III satellite at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, July 29.Staff Sgt. Joseph Wood, 2nd SOPS mission chief, said the model is a physical representation of the modernization underway.“The GPS
  • CSAF visits Greenland

    The Chief of Staff of the Air Force visited Airmen at Thule Air Base, Greenland, July 20, 2019.
  • AFROTC cadets complete AFSPC immersion program

    Air Force ROTC cadets stand in front of United Launch Alliance’s Delta IV rocket during the second iteration of Air Force Space Command's summer immersion program at Space Launch Complex-37 on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., July 22, 2019. The program teaches cadets about AFSPC’s space warfighting capabilities and provides opportunities for
  • Acting SecAF Donovan visits the World’s Premier Gateway to Space

    Becoming the World’s Premier Gateway to Space does not happen overnight. It takes decades of dedication by men and women around the United States.Acting Secretary of the Air Force Matthew Donovan visited the men and women at the 45th Space Wing and attended the 50th anniversary event of NASA’s historical Apollo 11, July 19-22.Since former President
  • Air Force's Space and Missile Systems Center awards $47 million contract for Enterprise Ground Services satellite operations

    The Space and Missile Systems Center’s Enterprise Ground Services project office awarded a $47 million Phase III Small Business Innovative Research contract to Frontier Technology, Inc., of Beaver Creek, Ohio to support EGS Life Cycle Decision Support efforts.“We are excited to form this partnership with Industry as we continue to implement our
  • Aiming higher: Airmen contribute to human spaceflight from Apollo to tomorrow

    From Air Force Col. Nick Hague, who is currently aboard the International Space Station, all the way back to Buzz Aldrin, who was a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot in the Korean War, Airmen are among the more than 60% of astronauts who came from the uniformed service.
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19E6 Technical Sergeant Promotion Cycle File Freeze The file freeze will take effect June 14. Any data updated in Military Personnel Data System after June 14 for the 19E6 promotion cycle will not reflect on your Data Verification Record. If your eligibility status changes or an update is required after June 14, your FSS/MPS must contact the AFPC Enlisted Promotions office via email. The DVR is the most important tool to ensure the information on the promotion record is complete and accurate. DVR review instructions can be found on our public website at www.afpc.af.mil/Promotion/DVR-Review/. #AFPC #AirForce
June enlisted supplemental promotion results Congratulations to the 72 Airmen selected today for promotion via the enlisted in-system supplemental promotion process and the CY19 Senior NCO Supplemental Board. The list is available by clicking the "Supplemental Promotion Selects" button on the right side of the Enlisted Promotions page of the AFPC public website. #AFPC #AirForce http://www.afpc.af.mil/Enlisted-Promotions/
June through September 2019 officer promotion increments for colonel, lieutenant colonel and major are now available on our public website. Click the graphic link to take you there! #AFPC #AirForce
Thinking about retirement? We have a webcast for that. For this and more #AirForce personnel content, go to our YouTube page at www.youtube.com/airforcepersonnelcenter. #AFPC
Effective July 12, the Department of Defense will limit eligibility to transfer Post 9/11 GI Bill&#174; benefits to service members with less than 16 years of total active-duty or selected reserve service. Essentially, if you were unable to commit to another four years for any reason, you would be unable to request a transfer of benefits. To find out if you qualify to transfer benefits, contact the Total Force Service Center at 1-800-525-0102. You can find more information about the GI Bill on our public website at #AFPC #AirForce" target="_blank">https://www.afpc.af.mil/Benefits-and-Entitlements/Post-9/11-GI-Bill/ #AFPC #AirForce</a>
Secretary, chief of staff initiate dialogue with commanders on a plan for new officer promotion categories. "We believe it is time to expand the Line of the Air Force promotion categories into more subgroupings." Click the link to read the full story. #AirForce
2019 NECP, DECP SELECTION BOARD RESULTS The Nurse Enlisted and Direct Enlisted Commissioning Program Selection Board results have been posted to the AFPC public website on the Enlisted Commissioning page at #AFPC #AirForce" target="_blank">https://www.afpc.af.mil/Assignment/Enlisted_Commission/. Congrats to those selected! #AFPC #AirForce</a>
Commanders and superintendents attending the same leadership course - yes it&#39;s a thing here at AFPC. "Our emphasis on officer and enlisted squadron leadership will bring commanders and superintendents’ perspectives together, which benefits the Airmen in their units and the missions they perform," said Lt. Col. Joshua Hawkins, AFPC course director. Take a look at what these leaders learned about AFPC processes and programs. https://www.afpc.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/1859206/superintendents-join-afpc-squadron-commander-course/
Are you separated from service and looking for a copy of your DD214? Or maybe a Vietnam Veteran trying to track down a copy of your orders placing you in country? Are you retired and needing to update your address with the Air Force? For information on how to request or correct military personnel records, watch the video, then head over to visit our Military Personnel Records webpage at #AFPC #AirForce" target="_blank">https://www.afpc.af.mil/Career-Management/Military-Personnel-Records/ #AFPC #AirForce</a>
On Memorial Day, we pay tribute to the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for this great nation. Thank you for your service. Air Force Families Forever #WeRemember #MemorialDay https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=SqEOs8On5s0
RT @Raytheon: When the @usairforce launches the second #GPSIII #satellite into #space on Thursday morning, it will be maneuvered into its p…
“There’s nothing that we do today in joint warfighting that isn’t enabled by space.” - Gen. Jay Raymond, @AFSpaceCChttps://t.co/ZtzXaEe7CX
Ever wonder what happens after a rocket leaves the pad? Check out the @ulalaunch Delta IV Mission Profile to get th… https://t.co/xZTPTldDvE
#OTD in 1957 Lt. Col. David G. Simons, M.D., participated in the Manhigh II flight. The @usairforce used balloons t… https://t.co/N2gvEGloye
RT @45thSpaceWing: We are THREE days out from the launch of GPS III! Did you know 45 MSG, Det 2 on Ascension Island plays a vital role in…
Check out this view of @RocketLab's Electron launch. AFSPC's Pearl White demo program is aboard! @usairforce https://t.co/mybS8unCbe
#OTD in 1960, Discoverer 14 launched on a Thor booster from Vandenberg Air Force Base to become the world's first s… https://t.co/FgMS3a8Qx2
RT @AstroHague: It's been a busy week on @Space_Station prepping for our upcoming #spacewalk! @AstroDrewMorgan & I will assist in the insta…
Generation Space heads to the @45thSpaceWing at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida for our latest podcast on… https://t.co/kjnWuO98NI
Chief Towberman, AFSPC Command Chief, knows the importance of recharging, and implements it in his work-life balanc… https://t.co/AKypchnQo7

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