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Army Reserve space warriors train to fight


Last updated 8/5/2020 at 11:42am

U.S. Army photo by Aaron Rognstad

A noncommissioned officer instructs U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 2nd Space Battalion, 1st Space Brigade, on range safety at a weapons qualification range at Fort Carson on Aug. 1.

By Aaron Rognstad

U.S. Space and Missile Defense Command

FORT CARSON - On a beautiful summer sun-drenched day at the base of the Rocky Mountains, U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers were doing something they had not been able to do in a few months – get back to soldiering.

Due to COVID-19, many Army Reserve units have been drilling virtually with their Soldiers completing training classes or attending conference calls from home. It is safe to say that this is not the ideal training situation for readiness; so when the Soldiers of the 2nd Space Battalion, 1st Space Brigade, of the U.S. Army Space a...

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