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Chief of Space Operations visits Eielson, meets with Guardians

U.S. Space Force Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, and Chief Master Sgt. of the Space Force Roger Towberman, meet with Guardians assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021.

U.S. Space Force Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, and Chief Master Sgt. of the Space Force Roger Towberman, meet with Guardians assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. Space Force responsibilities include developing Guardians, acquiring military space systems, maturing the military doctrine for spacepower, and organizing, training, and equipping space forces to present to combatant commands. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, talks to Sgt. Jacob Varner, a 354th Communications Squadron vulnerability hunt specialist, left, and Specialist 3 Richard Hayden, a 354th Range Squadron radio frequency transmission journeyman, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021.

U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, talks to Sgt. Jacob Varner, a 354th Communications Squadron vulnerability hunt specialist, left, and Specialist 3 Richard Hayden, a 354th Range Squadron radio frequency transmission journeyman, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. The Space Force is a military service that organizes, trains, and equips Guardians in order to protect U.S. and allied interests in space and to provide space capabilities to the joint force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

U.S. Air Force Col. David Berkland, the 354th Fighter Wing commander, talks to U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021.

U.S. Air Force Col. David Berkland, the 354th Fighter Wing commander, talks to U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. During this visit, Raymond and Berkland discussed options for enhancing how the Space Force and space effects are integrated into operations and training at Eielson. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Worrell, the 355th Fighter Squadron director of operations, shows U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, the inside of an F-35A Lightning II cockpit on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021.

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Worrell, the 355th Fighter Squadron director of operations, shows U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, the inside of an F-35A Lightning II cockpit on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. During this visit, Raymond discussed options for enhancing how the Space Force and space effects are integrated into operations and training at Eielson. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Worrell, the 355th Fighter Squadron director of operations, and U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, look at a heritage display on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021.

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Worrell, the 355th Fighter Squadron director of operations, and U.S. Space Force Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, look at a heritage display on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. The 355th FS was reactivated on Dec. 18, 2020 and is one of the two F-35A Lightning II squadrons on Eielson. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- U.S. Space Force Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, and Chief Master Sgt. of the Space Force Roger Towberman, meet with Guardians assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, March 10, 2021. Space Force responsibilities include developing Guardians, acquiring military space systems, maturing the military doctrine for spacepower, and organizing, training, and equipping space forces to present to combatant commands. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)