Russia Merges Air, Space Forces

On Aug. 1 , Russian Air Force, Air Defense and Space troops were merged into a new service called Aerospace Forces. The single command will have responsibility for aviation, air and anti-ballistic missile defense, space-tracking systems, and launching and operating Russia’s military spacecraft. The...

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