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Company Overview of U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command

Company Overview

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command conducts space and missile defense operations and provides planning, integration, control, and coordination of Army forces. The company also develops, researches, and writes newspaper articles, speeches, conference presentations, and books which seek to explain the development of the command and command related projects. In addition, it develops exhibits and interactive displays for in-house and museum projects. U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command was founded in 1957 and is based in Huntsville, Alabama.

Redstone Arsenal

Building 5220

Huntsville, AL 35898

United States

Founded in 1957

Phone:

256-955-3412

Fax:

256-955-2654

Key Executives for U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command

Chief of Staff
Deputy Chief of Staff
Chief of Congressional Affairs
Chief of Protocol
Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command /Army Forces Strategic Command Key Developments

York Space Systems Announces Execution of Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command

York Space Systems announced the execution of a Cooperative Research And Development Agreement with the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, supporting the deployment of the Harbinger Mission. Under the Agreement, York Space Systems and Army SMDC will work cooperatively toward the on-orbit demonstration of the Harbinger Mission. The Harbinger Mission will be the first flight demonstration of York's S-Class platform designed to offer rapid response capability to both commercial and military customers. The mission suite for Harbinger will include York's S-Class spacecraft bus, Iceye's Synthetic Aperture Radar, an AMR field-effect electric propulsion system, X-Band downlink, and BridgeSat's Laser communications terminal demonstrating compatibility with their global network. York will serve as the Prime, integrating designs, components, and subsystems provided from around the globe including Sweden, France, Finland, Austria, and the United States demonstrating true international cooperation in meeting market needs.

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command with the Army Forces Strategic Command Announces Executive Appointments

Leadership changes were announced at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command with the Army Forces Strategic Command. Richard P. DeFatta, who served as the director of the Technical Centers Air and Missile Defense Directorate, now is the director of Future Warfare Centers Capability Development and Integration Directorate. Thomas E. Webber, who was the director of Space and Strategic Systems Directorate, became the director of Programs and Technology for the Technical Center.

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command Selects Craig Cowell to Assume the Position of Deputy Chief of Staff

U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command opened a developmental position in late 2014 to give members of the command valuable leadership training while also delegating some responsibilities to help ease a demanding schedule. USASMDC/ARSTRAT chief of staff selected Craig Cowell to assume the position of deputy chief of staff to assist the chief in the management and direction of the staff.

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