Gventer warns of a potential "Space Pearl Harbor" if the U.S. does not adequately defend its space capabilities and satellite systems which enable American military superiority.
Gventer provides historical insights to address the questionable suitability of the American system of geographical combatant commands in meeting the nation’s current and future security challenges.
In War on the Rocks, Celeste Ward Gventer compares the Trump Administration's Space Force to organizational constructs the Department of Defense has pursued in the past. She discuss the option of creating a “space corps” inside the Air Force, establishing a functional combatant command, and creating a whole new branch of the U.S. military. In the end she concludes that a new service “is as likely to bog our efforts in a new bureaucracy as it is to focus them.”
Clements Center Associate Director Celeste Ward Gventer appeared on Spectrum News' Capital Tonight to discuss President Trump's plans for a Space Force.
Clements Center Associate Director Celeste Ward Gventer sat down with Spectrum News to discuss what we might expect after Donald Trump's "unprecedented" meeting with Kim Jong Un.