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Press Release – Mitchell Institute Senior Fellow Lt Gen Joseph Guastella, USAF (Ret.), Testimony on “Confronting Threats Posed by the Chinese Communist Party to the U.S. Homeland”

Arlington, Virginia | March 9, 2023 Lt Gen Joseph T. Guastella, USAF (Ret.), Senior Fellow at the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies, appeared before the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism, Law Enforcement, and Intelligence on Thursday. The subcommittee hearing focused on the numerous threats the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) poses to the United States homeland and what steps must be taken to mitigate the threat to United States homeland equities, especially by addressing our

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Press Release – Mitchell Institute Dean Lt Gen Dave Deptula, USAF (Ret.), Delivers Keynote Address at the 28th Annual National Security Law Conference at Duke University

Arlington, Virginia | March 6, 2023 The Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies was honored to be part of the 28th Annual National Security Law Conference at Duke University’s Center for Law, Ethics, and National Security from February 23-25, 2023. The conference at Duke University hosted over 250 attendees representing schools from across the country, including students from each of the United States service academies. Lt Gen Dave Deptula, USAF (Ret.) delivered a keynote address on

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Press Release – Mitchell Institute Team Adds Two New Research Analysts

Arlington, Virginia | March 1, 2023 The Mitchell Institute is pleased to announce two additions to its research team: Aidan Poling and Christopher Byron have both joined as research analysts. The Mitchell Institute’s mission involves developing young professionals in airpower research and advocacy to ensure continued innovation in the air and space community. These analysts will also provide invaluable support as the Mitchell Institute continues its efforts to foster important conversations in the air and

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Press Release – Charles Galbreath joins the Mitchell Institute Team as Senior Fellow for Space Studies

Arlington, Virginia | February 28, 2023 The Mitchell Institute’s Spacepower Advantage Center of Excellence is pleased to announce that Charles Galbreath has joined our team as a Senior Fellow for Space Studies. This reflects Mitchell Institute’s commitment to helping empower the smart growth of spacepower in the national security enterprise. Charles Galbreath is a retired United States Space Force Colonel, who previously served as the Deputy Chief Technology and Innovation Officer on the Headquarters United

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