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16th SPCS changes command

People standing at attention.

From left, U.S. Space Force Col. John Thien, Space Delta 3 – Space Electronic Warfare commander; U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Marshall Tillis, incoming 16th Space Control Squadron commander; and U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Angelo Fernandez, outgoing 16th SPCS commander, stand at attention during the squadron’s change of command ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, June 25, 2021. The 16th SPCS is the USSF’s premier defensive space control unit and operates space control capabilities to rapidly achieve flexible and versatile space superiority in support of theater campaigns. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Prince)

Men holding a flag

From left U.S. Space Force Col. John Thien, Space Delta 3 – Space Electronic Warfare commander, passes the guidon during a change of command ceremony to U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Marshall Tillis, incoming 16th Space Control Squadron commander, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, June 25, 2021. The mission of DEL 3 is tasked to execute premiere Space Electronic Warfare through sustainable operations to dominate the space domain. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Prince)

Man getting an award.

U.S. Space Force John Thien, Space Delta 3 – Space Electronic Warfare commander, presents the Meritorious Service Medal to U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Angelo Fernandez, outgoing 16th SPCS commander, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, June 25, 2021. Angelo received the Meritorious Service Medal for distinguishing himself in the performance of outstanding service to the U.S. as commander of the 16th SPCS. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Prince)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- From left, U.S. Space Force Col. John Thien, Space Delta 3 – Space Electronic Warfare commander; U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Marshall Tillis, incoming 16th Space Control Squadron commander; and U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Angelo Fernandez, outgoing 16th SPCS commander, stand at attention during the squadron’s change of command ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, June 25, 2021. The 16th SPCS is the USSF’s premier defensive space control unit and operates space control capabilities to rapidly achieve flexible and versatile space superiority in support of theater campaigns. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Prince)

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