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Maj. Gen. Stephen Whiting, U.S. Space Force deputy commander, discusses 30th Space Wing range of the future initiatives with leadership July 29, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.  During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Maj. Gen. Stephen Whiting, U.S. Space Force deputy commander, discusses 30th Space Wing range of the future initiatives with leadership July 29, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Maj. Gen. Stephen Whiting, U.S. Space Force deputy commander, discusses 533rd Training Squadron curriculum with squadron leadership July 29, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. During Whiting’s visit to Vandenberg AFB. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Maj. Gen. Stephen Whiting, U.S. Space Force deputy commander, discusses 533rd Training Squadron curriculum with squadron leadership July 29, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. During Whiting’s visit to Vandenberg AFB. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

Capt. Brandon Hufstetler, 533rd Training Squadron instructor, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, a new program he developed to track personnel in the unit during Covid-19 to ensure mission readiness at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Capt. Brandon Hufstetler, 533rd Training Squadron instructor, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, a new program he developed to track personnel in the unit during Covid-19 to ensure mission readiness at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Capt. Alexander Panek, 533rd Training Squadron assistant flight commander, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, how to use new virtual training equipment at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Capt. Alexander Panek, 533rd Training Squadron assistant flight commander, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, how to use new virtual training equipment at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Capt. Alexander Panek, 533rd Training Squadron assistant flight commander, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, how to use new virtual training equipment at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Capt. Alexander Panek, 533rd Training Squadron assistant flight commander, shows Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, how to use new virtual training equipment at the 533rd TRS, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, briefs instructors at the 381st Training Group of new developments in the USSF at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

Maj. Gen. Stephan Whiting, United States Space Force deputy commander, briefs instructors at the 381st Training Group of new developments in the USSF at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., July 29, 2020. During the visit, Whiting visited various units and learned about new developments for the 30th Space Wing, Combined Force Space Component Command, and 381st Training Group at Vandenberg AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aubree Owens)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --