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Space Operations Command Stand-up ceremony
Lt. Gen. Stephen N. Whiting, first commander of the newly re-designated Space Operations Command, shares his vision for the U.S. Space Force’s new Field Command during a ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., Oct 21, 2020. SpOC is responsible for organizing, training, and equipping fielded space forces who will execute space warfighting operations for combatant commanders, coalition partners, the joint force, and the nation. (U.S. Space Force Photo by SSgt Justin Armstrong)