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Officials tour possible Space Command site in New Mexico

Officials tour possible Space Command site in New Mexico
Air Force officials have toured the grounds of Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque to evaluate the site as a possible location for the U.S. Space Command.

— Air Force officials have toured the grounds of Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque to evaluate the site as a possible location for the U.The others include Patrick Air Force Base in Florida, Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska, Redstone Army Airfield in Alabama, Port San Antonio in Texas and its current temporary headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado.Assistant Air Force Secretary John Henderson said the department is expected to announce its "preferred" location later this month.Officials tour possible Space Command site in New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.

Space Command.Strategic basing officials during the Thursday tour focused primarily on infrastructure at the base to house the Space Command, the latest of 11 unified commands under the U.

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