Army transfers satellite communications mission to USSF: All military SATCOM under one service for first time

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Daniel Karbler (left), commander of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, presents the 53rd Signal Battalion colors to U.S. Space Force Lt. Gen. Stephen Whiting (right), commander of Space Operations Command, during a ceremony at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado, Aug. 15, 2022. The passing of the colors signifies the U.S. Army satellite communications mission transferring to the U.S. Space Force, consolidating all Department of Defense SATCOM functions under one service for the first time. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aliviah Williams)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Aliviah Williams
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