Pentagon’s Answer To ‘Space Pearl Harbor’ Threat Shifts Focus

Credit: U.S. Army
The looming threat of a “space Pearl Harbor” entered the lexicon with the Rumsfeld Commission report in 2001, gained traction as a plot device in the fictional best-seller Ghost Fleet in 2016 and inspired a new approach to the U.S. military’s space presence earlier this year. Never have U.S...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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