DOD considering SMC restructure as part of plan to improve space enterprise

March 6, 2018 at 9:38 PM
The Defense Department is considering restructuring the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center to manage space as an enterprise, rather than as a series of stovepiped mission sets. Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told lawmakers in a March 1 report that as part of its response to provisions in the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which directed the department to review the way it manages space programs and personnel and acquires new technology, the Office of the...

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