Space Base Delta 2
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Emblem of the Buckley Garrison
Founded24 July 2020 (2 years, 3 months and 28 days)
Country United States
Branch United States Space Force
TypeDelta
HeadquartersBuckley Space Force Base, Colorado, U.S.
Websitewww.buckley.spaceforce.mil
Commanders
CommanderCol Marcus D. Jackson[1]
Vice CommanderCol Brian C. Chellgren
Command ChiefCMSgt Charles Shurchay[2]

Space Base Delta 2 (SBD 2) is a garrison command in the United States Space Force, responsible providing installation support functions for the resident air operations, space-based missile warning capabilities, space surveillance operations, and space communications missions at Buckley Space Force Base, Cape Cod Space Force Station, Cavalier Space Force Station, and Clear Space Force Station. It also provides airmen and space professionals that deploy and are deployed in-place, to support combatant commanders in order to accomplish warfighting missions globally.[3][4]

The delta hosts six major base partners: Delta 4 (Missile Warning Delta), 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard (COANG); the Navy Operational Support Center; the Aerospace Data Facility-Colorado; the Army Aviation Support Facility and the Air Reserve Personnel Center. Formerly the 460th Space Wing, it was redesignated as Buckley Garrison on 24 July 2020.[5] Eventually, Buckley Garrison will be redesignated as Space Base Delta 2.[6]

Its current commander is Colonel Marcus D. Jackson.[3]

Structure

The garrison is composed of the following units[5]:

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460th Medical Group (460 MDG)

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460th Comptroller Squadron (460 CPTS)

List of commanders

No. Commander Term
Portrait Name Took office Left office Duration
1
Devin R. Pepper[7]
Pepper, Devin R.Colonel
Devin R. Pepper[7]
24 July 202014 January 2021174 days
-
Brian C. Chellgren[8]
Chellgren, Brian C.Colonel
Brian C. Chellgren[8]
Acting
14 January 20214 June 2021110 days
2
Marcus D. Jackson[1]
Jackson, Marcus D.Colonel
Marcus D. Jackson[1]
4 June 2021Incumbent1 year, 170 days

References

  1. ^ a b "COLONEL MARCUS JACKSON". www.buckley.spaceforce.mil. Archived from the original on June 4, 2021. Retrieved June 4, 2021.
  2. ^ "Chief Master Sergeant Charles Shurchay". Archived from the original on September 20, 2022. Retrieved July 26, 2022.
  3. ^ a b "Buckley Air Force Base Units". Buckley Air Force Base. Archived from the original on July 24, 2020. Retrieved July 24, 2020. Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  4. ^ "Buckley Garrison renamed Space Base Delta 2, 460th MSG inactivated". Archived from the original on May 27, 2022. Retrieved May 24, 2022.
  5. ^ a b "Buckley Garrison Factsheet". Buckley Air Force Base. Archived from the original on July 24, 2020. Retrieved July 24, 2020. Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Facebook. Archived from the original on June 4, 2021. Retrieved January 14, 2021.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ "Col. Devin R. Pepper". www.spoc.spaceforce.mil. Archived from the original on April 10, 2021. Retrieved June 15, 2021.
  8. ^ "Col. Brian C. Chellgren". www.spoc.spaceforce.mil. Archived from the original on June 27, 2021. Retrieved June 15, 2021.

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