Trump signed a new decree
The US President Donald trump has signed the decree about creation of space forces.
“The US President Donald trump has signed the decree about creation of space forces (Space Force)”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that trump created the space forces will become an independent formation. Their goal is to achieve US dominance in space.
“We have to be ready,” said the US President at the White house on Tuesday.
According to him, the creation of space forces became a matter of national security.
It is planned that the space forces will be the sixth independent building in the defense system of the United States along with the ground forces, Navy, Marines, air force and coast guard. Thus, space forces must be under the supervision of military aviation, similar to how Marines are subject to the fleet.
As noted, the representative of the defense Ministry Charlie summers said that soon the Pentagon will prepare a bill. For the first time the creation of space forces trump announced in March 2018 but in June the same year, he gave the order to the Department of defense to begin the formation of the military space forces.
Now the creation of space forces must be reviewed and approved in Congress.