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National Reconnaissance Operations Center

The United States' National Reconnaissance Operations Center (NROC) is the focal point for the National Reconnaissance Office's current operations and for time-sensitive space-borne intelligence reporting for the United States Intelligence Community (USIC). The NROC was created in response to the September 11th terrorist attacks.[1]

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NROC serves as a back-up to the Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC), located at Vandenberg AFB, California.[2] New York's 222d Command and Control Squadron (222 CACS) provides personnel augmentation to NROC.[3]

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References

  1. ^ Horne, Jeffrey: "Transforming National Space Security: Enabling DoD and Intelligence Community Defensive Space Control Collaboration"
  2. ^ Large, Scott: "National Security Space Collaboration as a National Defense Imperative"
  3. ^ New York State Division of Military & Naval Affairs: "New York Air National Guard Activates Central New York Reconnaissance Unit", 5 Dec 2008
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