4th Space Ops Squadron Security
April 22, 2022
April 8, 2022 - U.S. Space Force Capt. Samuel Lauda, Officer in Charge of Operations for 4th Space Operations Squadron, Mobile Operations Flight. Leads the security convoy during a routine training exercise at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado.
The 4th SOPS’ mission is to operate the U.S. Space Force's protected and wideband Military Satellite Communications systems. They provide warfighters global, secure, survivable, strategic and tactical communication during peacetime and throughout the full spectrum of conflict. The squadron is responsible for command and control of the Milstar/Advanced Extremely High Frequency, Defense Satellite Communications System Phase III, and Wideband Global Satellite Communications satellite constellations through dedicated Extremely High Frequency antennas and the Air Force Satellite Control Network.
The squadron also operates three mobile constellation control stations at various locations in conjunction with host partners.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force Photo by Lekendrick Stallworth.