The US Military is training for intergalactic warfare (no, really)

Somewhere deep in Rocky Mountain country the United States is training two elite Airforce attack squadrons to protect the world — or at least the US — from space attacks. The 26th and 527th Space Aggressor Squadrons (SAS) have been tasked with protecting our space assets, developing strategies to secure our space interests, and mounting a defense against extraterrestrial invaders that, on paper, sounds a lot like a Michael Bay script. Both squadrons are currently tasked with playing the role of the bad guys in intergalactic simulations designed to train US troops should such a battle occur. Most of the role-playing centers around…

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