Category: 45th Space Wing

45th Space Wing’s First All-Female Launch Weather Team Oversee Falcon 9 Starlink L-8 Mission

It is no stretch to say that for over 75 years the Eastern Range has been breaking barriers, working alongside mission partners to launch the first rocket with reusable boosters, the first mission for the U.S. Space Force, and providing support for the first manned launch mission from American soil since 2011. […]

45th Space Wing Works Hard to Remain Resilient Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Life for service members and their families can feel like a whirlwind at times. Hectic work schedules, deployments, temporary duty assignments, permanent change of stations, maintaining a work/life balance and upholding the standards of the Armed Forces are just a few of the things placed upon military members and their family’s shoulders. […]

45th Space Wing Inaugural State of the Installation Hosted by Brig. Gen. Doug Schiess

Brig. Gen. Doug Schiess, 45th Space Wing commander, spoke with community partners about current and future missions during the inaugural State of the Installation event at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. 

Patrick Air Force Base Opens Arms to Hurricane Displaced Tyndall Air Force Base Airmen

The 45th Space Wing held a modified Emergency Family Assistance Center on Oct. 17, 2018, at the Airman & Family Readiness Center for Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. Airmen displaced due to Hurricane Michael.

SPACE HISTORY: 45th Space Wing Launch Team Guided Minotaur IV Rocket out of the Labyrinth

What does a rocket never before launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, unfavorable weather conditions and a launch pad with a dry spell of over 15 years have in common? A seven-man weather team from the 45th Space Wing, led by Mr. David Craft, launch weather officer and retired airman.