Vice President Mike Pence has named a four-star Air Force general, John Raymond, as the first leader of the Space Command.
Pence made the announcement at the National Space Council meeting.
John Raymond; Credit: https://www.af.mil/About-Us/Biographies/Display/Article/108479/lieutenant-general-john-w-jay-raymond/
Redstone Arsenal is one of six sites being considered as the headquarters for the Space Command. They're expecting a decision by the end of the month.