A SPACE COMMAND UNIT WILL BE ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE FRENCH AIR FORCE




Serhat TUNAR -TDO- French President Emmanuel Macron, who hosted the French Armed Forces before the parade on July 14, Bastille Day, announced that a dedicated military command would be created on the eve of Bastille Day.

President Emmanuel Macron said on September that a space command unit will be established within the air force to ensure the development and strengthening of our space capacity. Macron stated that they aimed to improve the defense capability of the country with the establishment of space command, so that France could better protect the satellites in space.

The French President added that they will decide how much they will invest for space command later. The outline of the new command unit is expected to be announced by Defense Minister Florence Parly in the coming days.