SpaceRCO Fact Sheet
Chief of Staff
Space Rapid Capabilities Office
2351 Carlisle Blvd. SE
Kirtland AFB, NM 87117-5776
In the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Congress redesignated the Operationally Responsive space (ORS) Office as the Space Rapid Capabilities Office (SpRCO).
The Space RCO is a unique program office established to push the bounds of performance for capability delivery. The mission of the SpRCO is:
A. To contribute to the development of low-cost, rapid reaction payloads, busses, launch, and launch control capabilities in order to fulfill joint military operational requirements of r on-demand space support and reconstitution;
B. To coordinate and execute space rapid capabilities efforts across the DoD with respect to planning, acquisition and operations;
C. To rapidly develop and field space capabilities.
This mission enables the ability to expedite the fielding of critical space capabilities to the warfighter, and to enhance the materiel responses to Combatant Commander needs.