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7th Annual West Coast Aerospace Forum

RAND Project Air Force, Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies, MITRE, the Aerospace Corporation, and the Center for Strategic and International Studies invite you to the 2022 West Coast Aerospace Forum to discuss lessons learned from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and how those experiences will apply to security challenges in the Pacific theater and beyond. The day will start with Gen Kenneth S. Wilsbach, Commander of Pacific Air Forces, and Gen Jeffrey L. Harrigian, USAF (Ret.),

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MI-SPACE – 1st Annual Spacepower Security Forum

The Mitchell Institute Spacepower Advantage Center of Excellence hosted the 1st Annual Spacepower Security Forum on October 25th, 2022. National security space leaders addressed spacepower strategy, operational concepts, policy, and budget priorities to understand important vectors in this crucial domain. Opening Keynote: Gen David Thompson, Vice Chief of Space OperationsThe men and women of the Space Force are meeting ever-growing mission demands while charting a future path at a crucial moment in history. Aggressive action

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Aerospace Nation: Launch of New Center for UAV and Autonomy Studies (MI-UAS)

The Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies is pleased to announce the launch of our new Center for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Autonomy Studies (MI-UAS), a research center dedicated to elevating and informing the national debate on UAVs, autonomy and the future of conflict. Meet Dr. Caitlin Lee, Senior Fellow for UAV and Autonomy Studies and head of MI-UAS, she discusses the future of this crucial area with Dr. Tim Grayson, Special Assistant to the Secretary

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