19th Space Defense Squadron
19 SDS emblem
Active6 April 2022–present
Country United States
Branch United States Space Force
RoleSpace domain awareness
Part ofSpace Delta 2
HeadquartersNaval Support Facility Dahlgren, Virginia, U.S.

The 19th Space Defense Squadron (19 SDS) is a United States Space Force unit responsible for monitoring everything outside the geosynchronous Earth orbit. It is a part of Space Delta 2.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Hitchens, Theresa (21 April 2022). "To infinity and beyond: New Space Force unit to monitor 'xGEO' beyond Earth's orbit".
  2. ^ "19th Space Defense Squadron". Space Base Delta 1.