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18 SPCS, GSSAC strengthen interoperability through ‘Operator Exchange’ event
U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Tyler Eske, 18th Space Control Squadron director of operations, gives a tour of the 18 SPCS operations floor to operators from the German Space Situational Awareness Centre during an ‘Operator Exchange’ event at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., April 7, 2022. According to, 18 SPCS’s official website for tracking objects in space, there are approximately 44,800 objects continuously being monitored and accounted for, a number that is continually growing at an unprecedented pace. (U.S. Space Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Luke Kitterman)

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