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JOHN GLENN LECTURE IN SPACE HISTORY FEATURING GEN. JOHN HYTEN, June 13, 2018, DC, 8:00 pm ET (webcast)

The National Air and Space Museum’s (NASM’s) annual John Glenn Lecture in Space History will be presented in 2018 by Gen. John Hyten, Commander, U.S. Strategic Command.

The lecture will take place at the NASM, 600 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC at 8:00 pm ET and will be webcast.  The event is free, but tickets must be obtained in advance.

The description is as follows:

Meet the man keeping the peace in space

What does it take to protect space and our world from threats? Gen. John E. Hyten, Commander of the U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), believes it takes imagination and innovation.

In this year’s John H. Glenn Lecture in Space History, General Hyten will address the most pressing challenges USSTRATCOM faces as it stands ready to respond to threats anywhere, anytime across the globe, including space. With more than 35 years of experience as an Air Force officer and a leader in the Department of Defense, General Hyten leads a unique joint military and civilian team. Together they work to deter conflict in space and maintain space as “a sea of peace.”

Details

Date:
June 13
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm