• Staff Sgt. Oscar A. Perez, an intelligence analyst, 2nd Space Company, 1st Space Battalion, far left, leads off the brief to Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III during a visit to the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command Operations headquarters, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., on May 15. This update provided Chandler with an insight on the latest space-based capabilities Army Space Soldiers provide the Warfighter.

    SMA gets update on Army space capabilities

    Staff Sgt. Oscar A. Perez, an intelligence analyst, 2nd Space Company, 1st Space Battalion, far left, leads off the brief to Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III during a visit to the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces...

  • Lt. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general for U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, left, and Command Sgt. Maj. James N. Ross, SMDC command sergeant major, right, escorts Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III to SMDC/ARSTRAT's Operations headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 15. Chandler was in the Colorado Springs area for the Wounded Warrior Games and took the opportunity to visit with Army Space Soldiers and receive an update on the space-based capabilities the command provides.

    SMA Gets Update on Army Space Capabilities

    Lt. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general for U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, left, and Command Sgt. Maj. James N. Ross, SMDC command sergeant major, right, escorts Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F...

  • Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III, center, watches a briefing on space-based capabilities and products offered by the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command May 15 at SMDC's operational headquarters on Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. On the left is SMDC/ARSTRAT Command Sgt. Maj. James N. Ross and 1st Space Brigade Command  Sgt. Maj. Thomas L. Eagan on the right.

    SMA gets update on Army space capabilities

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III, center, watches a briefing on space-based capabilities and products offered by the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command May 15 at SMDC's operational headquarters on...

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited the operations arm of U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command May 15 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
Chandler was in Colorado Springs for the 2013 Warrior Games and found time to visit SMDC/ARSTRAT and receive an update on the space-based capabilities Army Space Soldiers provided to combatant commanders and Warfighters on the ground.

He was greeted by Lt. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general for SMDC, and SMDC Command Sgt. Maj. James N. Ross.

Chandler also visited with North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command next door to SMDC. He ended his visit by having lunch with Soldiers from SMDC/ARSTRAT and NORAD/NORTHCOM at the base's Aragon Dining Facility.

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