The president said it was a matter of national security, that it was not enough to have American astronauts, but that America needed dominance in space. President Trump referred to a Space Force that would be "separate but equal" to the Air Force, which might indicate a more independent service. He continued by adding that the establishment of the Space Force was important because "we don't want China and Russian Federation and other countries leading us".
In speaking to the National Space Council Monday morning, President Trump directed the Pentagon and the Department of Defense to create a military "Space Force". "It is going to be something so important", said Mr. Trump. His successor, President Barack Obama, said in 2016 the U.S. would send humans to Mars by the 2030s.
Nelson - who led the opposition in last year's failed attempt to establish in the annual defense policy bill a separate space corps within the Air Force - made a similar statement during a Senate Armed Services hearing in March.
Aliens preparing for disclosure? The US Air Force is expected to spend over $160 billion next year, which is more than any other military on the planet spends. Even though it would take a lot of time and money to create such a force, Trump said: "There's no place like space".
Gotti Rotten Tomatoes review score sure looks out of whack
Ah, yes, trust "the PEOPLE!" instead of people who make a living reviewing movies, as they're just "trolls behind a keyboard". John Travolta's " Gotti " filmed earned a disappointing $1.6 million at the box office in its opening weekend.
Phil Mickelson penalized after hitting moving ball
Knowing the rules is never a bad thing. "I think you've got to because it was outrageous what they did to the course". Mickelson also said he did it to gain a competitive advantage, as his ball was rolling off the green behind a bunker.
The idea of an army of space is not new. "We understand the President's guidance". It includes protecting the nation's control over "assets" of space, including US control over commercial access, and a series of plans to document debris that could pose a danger to Earth.
Trump said the United States will "be the leader by far" in space and looks to revive the nation's flagging space program. It sets up new guidelines for satellite design and operation to avoid collisions and spacecraft breakups.
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said: "As we continue to thrive in space, we also have more people launching to orbit, and an increasingly complex universe of satellites overhead".
Defense Department spokeswoman Dana White said Pentagon officials immediately began to evaluate the White House'sSpace Force proposal.
Longoria, 43, and husband José Antonio Bastón, 50, welcomed a son, Santiago Enrique Bastón , on Tuesday, according to the outlet. He weighed 6 pounds and 13 ounces at birth. "We are so grateful for this handsome blessing", they said .
Gaza has been controlled by militant group Hamas for more than a decade, during which it has fought three wars against Israel. The strikes were in retaliation to the ongoing launching of incendiary kites and balloons into Israeli territory.
Poland kept up their dismal streak of World Cup starts they have four losses and three draws since beating Argentina in 1974. The first was an own goal that came off Poland's Thiago Cionek and ricocheted into the goal.
When taking into account the presence of the waves, researchers discovered that it forces the lengths of days to change on Venus. The researchers pulled data from a Japanese space probe named Akatsuki (which means "dawn") which is now in orbit around Venus.
Spain have conceded 10 goals in their last four World Cup matches - as many as in their previous 15 World Cup matches combined. Even though Nacho made an impact by his thunderous goal but he also gave away a penalty in the last match.
Now, he and his partner are preparing for a very modern wedding, with both sides of the family getting involved. For example, the Prince Edward , Earl of Wessex, third son of Elizabeth II, with his wife Sophie of Wessex.
Beginning Tuesday, the theater chain is adding a new tier to its current AMC Stubs rewards program called AMC Stubs A-List. A-List, launching June 26, is sufficiently different from MoviePass and may prove to be steep competition.
But while the report criticized the FBI's handling of the investigation it noted the actions were not politically motivated. The information was marked confidential, the lowest category of classified information, another person said.
Of the 400 million players across all current available devices, 50 million copies have been sold between Xbox One and PC. Due to the smaller map size, item spawn rates are tweaked in order to help players get equipped and into combat faster.
West Ham signs ex Arsenal keeper
West Ham are continuing negotiations with Swansea City for Lukasz Fabianski and Alfie Mawson. I hope to help the team win lots of games and make the fans happy'.
Thousands still stranded in Charlotte airport
Employees at TLH say they believe this is an "after-effect" of the glitch that caused hundreds of delays late last week. American Airlines said about 120 of the airline's 275 Charlotte-based flights were canceled that day.
US Open: A Look Back at Shinnecock Hills
Dustin Johnson staggered around Shinnecock Hills like a punch-drunk boxer, reeling from one troubled shot to the next to the next. Despite two missed cuts in four British Open starts, it would seem unwise to sleep on his chances next month at Carnoustie.
Trump to sign decree to end migrant family separations
On Tuesday, Trump argued that sticking by his policies was a winning political strategy as he took a fresh shot at Democrats. He has resisted calls to reverse the separation policy, saying any change must come through Congress.