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460th OSS Inactivation; DEL 4 S-Staff Assumes Responsibility

A board of patches representing the current and prior members of the 460th Operations Support Squadron stands at the 460th OSS inactivation ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo.

A board of patches representing the current and prior members of the 460th Operations Support Squadron stands at the 460th OSS inactivation ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. The Space Delta 4 Staff Section (S-Staff) was stood up in place of the 460th OSS with U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof assuming responsibility of the newly activated unit. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)

U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof, the Space Delta 4 S-Staff director, addresses the audience after assuming responsibility of DEL 4 S-Staff March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo.

U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof, the Space Delta 4 S-Staff director, addresses the audience after assuming responsibility of DEL 4 S-Staff March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. Zederkof was the prior commander for the 460th Operations Support Squadron, which was inactivated at the same ceremony the DEL 4 S-Staff was established. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, gives his remarks as the presiding officer during the inactivation ceremony of the 460th Operations Support Squadron and activation of the DEL 4 S-Staff March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo.

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, gives his remarks as the presiding officer during the inactivation ceremony of the 460th Operations Support Squadron and activation of the DEL 4 S-Staff March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. The 460th OSS was established on Aug. 19, 2004 to manage operational training and weapon system certification of missile warning operators. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, gives the DEL 4 spear to Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof (right), the DEL 4 S-Staff director, to signal the activation of the DEL 4 S-Staff during the inactivation of the 460th Operations Support Squadron ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo.

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, gives the DEL 4 spear to Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof (right), the DEL 4 S-Staff director, to signal the activation of the DEL 4 S-Staff during the inactivation of the 460th Operations Support Squadron ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. Cruz stated during his speech, “…Space Delta 4 aims to evolve Missile Warning and Tracking mission area capabilities, methods, processes and above all, our Guardians and Airmen into a cohesive warfighting organization. To sustain such continuous advancement, Space Delta 4 streamlined its command structure with a Space Staff construct.” (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, is given the 460th Operations Support Squadron’s guidon from Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof (right), the DEL 4 S-Staff director, during the inactivation of the 460th OSS ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo.

U.S. Space Force Col. Miguel Cruz (left), the Space Delta 4 commander, is given the 460th Operations Support Squadron’s guidon from Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof (right), the DEL 4 S-Staff director, during the inactivation of the 460th OSS ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. Throughout the history of the 460th OSS, the unit oversaw key programs like crew force management, student administration, program development and engineering efforts, weapons and tactics, and maintenance scheduling along with their main duties. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)

BUCKLEY SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- A board of patches representing the current and prior members of the 460th Operations Support Squadron stands at the 460th OSS inactivation ceremony March 11, 2022, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Space Force Base, Colo. The Space Delta 4 Staff Section (S-Staff) was stood up in place of the 460th OSS with U.S. Space Force Lt. Col. Carrie Zederkof assuming responsibility of the newly activated unit. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua T. Crossman)
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