(Great Power War)Â The United States first began exploring near space substantially in the 1950s, which expanded to manned space flights, moon exploration missions, and, eventually putting a manÂ onÂ the moon.
Since then our country has contributed to the development and staffing of a manned International Space Station, launched (and retired) the space shuttle program, and now are experimenting with the X-37B, the Air Forceâ€™s unmanned (weâ€™re told) â€˜space planeâ€™ that has flown four clandestine missions to date, carrying secret payloads.
But only recently has the Pentagon moved to created an actual new branch of service entirely dedicated to space: The U.S. Space Force, which was backed and pushed by President Trump.
That said, what,Â exactly, is this new space force going to do? What is the forceâ€™s main objective?
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