Creating a Separate Space Force: Challenges and Opportunities for an Effective, Efficient, Independent Space Service
RAND Arroyo Center Santa Monica United States
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With the passage of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, the U.S. government will launch a Space Force. Prior to this legislation being enacted, the U.S. Space Force Planning Task Force asked the RAND Corporation to analyze several challenges involved in transitioning to the new service. RAND researchers examined questions about what activities should transfer to the Space Force, whether it can sustain the necessary career fields, and what challenges it will face.
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