New Air Force Space Operations Directorate achieves operating capability

The Air Force selected the senior civilian and mobilization assistant for the deputy chief of staff for Space Operations directorate, or "AF/A11," Aug. 17, 2017. Mr. Shawn Barnes will serve as the assistant deputy chief of staff for Space Operations, and Maj. Gen. Pamela Lincoln has been named as the Mobilization assistant to the deputy chief of staff for Space Operations.

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AFSPC initiative destroys barriers to bolster Airmen innovation

In a move to encourage Airmen to come forward with innovative thinking, a new decision panel will allow Airmen at all levels within Air Force Space Command to present ideas that could enhance the mission, save time, increase customer satisfaction, save the Air Force money, or anything that can improve the way things are done within the Air Force.

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Tri-Wing Triathlon contestants put pedal to the metal

The United States Air Force Academy, Peterson Air Force Base, and Schriever Air Force Base hosted the a Tri-Wing Triathlon beginning the month of June and concluded July 21. Contestants, made up of personnel from Front Range installations, began the competition at USAFA June 3, with their choice of a 10 or five kilometer, or one-mile run. Swimmers had the option of completing a 25, 15, or 10-minute swim at Peterson AFB June 24. The competition wrapped up at Schriever AFB, with most contestants completing an arduous 23.2-mile bike ride.

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