The 21st Space Wing is a unit of the Air Force Space Command based at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The unit is tasked with the operation of early missile warning and space object detection equipment around the world in support of NORAD and USSTRATCOM through a network of command and control units and ground based sensors operated by geographically separated units around the world. On 12 August 2013, the Wing was told that it would stop operation of the aging Air Force Space Surveillance Systems by October due to budget cuts.

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  • The 21st Space Wing is a unit of the Air Force Space Command based at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The unit is tasked with the operation of early missile warning and space object detection equipment around the world in support of NORAD and USSTRATCOM through a network of command and control units and ground based sensors operated by geographically separated units around the world. The Wing’s services include more than 9,000 government and contractor personnel who detect, track and catalog more than 14,000 catalogued man-made objects in space, from those in near-Earth orbit to objects up to 22,300 miles above the Earth's surface and explores counterspace warfighting technologies in the field. On 12 August 2013, the Wing was told that it would stop operation of the aging Air Force Space Surveillance Systems by October due to budget cuts. (en)
  • La 21st Space Wing est une unité de l'Air Force Space Command basée à la Peterson Air Force Base dans le Colorado. L'unité est chargée de la gestion des alertes antimissiles et de la détection des objets spatiaux en appui du Commandement de la défense aérospatiale de l'Amérique du Nord (NORAD) et de l'United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM). * Portail des forces armées des États-Unis Portail des forces armées des États-Unis * Portail de l’astronautique Portail de l’astronautique * Portail du Colorado Portail du Colorado (fr)
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  • FORTITUDO ET PREPARATIO
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  • Col. Douglas A. Schiess
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  • La 21st Space Wing est une unité de l'Air Force Space Command basée à la Peterson Air Force Base dans le Colorado. L'unité est chargée de la gestion des alertes antimissiles et de la détection des objets spatiaux en appui du Commandement de la défense aérospatiale de l'Amérique du Nord (NORAD) et de l'United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM). * Portail des forces armées des États-Unis Portail des forces armées des États-Unis * Portail de l’astronautique Portail de l’astronautique * Portail du Colorado Portail du Colorado (fr)
  • The 21st Space Wing is a unit of the Air Force Space Command based at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The unit is tasked with the operation of early missile warning and space object detection equipment around the world in support of NORAD and USSTRATCOM through a network of command and control units and ground based sensors operated by geographically separated units around the world. On 12 August 2013, the Wing was told that it would stop operation of the aging Air Force Space Surveillance Systems by October due to budget cuts. (en)
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