Signals and Space: Threats to a space supply chain. Resiliency, offensive capabilities, and the US FY 2024 budget.
LockBit counts coup against an aerospace supply chain. A strategy for protecting both space and terrestrial infrastructure. US Space Force's proposed FY 2034 budget. Seeking resilience through commercial space capabilities. "Offensive capabilities" for US Space Force.
Signals and Space: Diversifying launch services, establishing surge capacity.
US Space Force plans for national defense launches. US Space Force and Space Command plan outreach to allies and industry. Establishing reserve capacity for Space Force. Sino-American balloon diplomacy. The cost of shooting down high-altitude objects. A lunar time zone.
Signals and Space: Space adjacent overhead collection.
Not space, exactly, but space adjacent. "Goodnight, table. Goodnight, moon. Goodnight, Chinese spy balloon." Why use balloons? Balloons and diplomacy. Air defense and public policy: balloons, drones, aerial trash, and other UFOs.
Signals & Space: Supply chain risk. Space resilience. Acquisition challenges.
NASA discusses supply chain risk management efforts. US Space Force considers ways of achieving resilience. When considering resilience, don't neglect the networks that connect space and ground systems. Addressing acquisition challenges in US military space programs. Why are we in space? To do better on the ground.
Signals & Space: Competition in space, and protecting space systems. Soyuz to ISS. Launch failure in the UK.
Responding to space threats. US considers implications of space rivalry with China. Securing space systems against cyberattack. Russia plans a special Soyuz mission to the ISS. Launch failure in Cornwall.