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Immediate Release

Senior DOD Space Policy Leader Press Briefing

Dr. John Plumb, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy, will hold an off-camera, on-the-record press briefing, tomorrow, January 17, 2024 at 1:15 p.m. EST to discuss the Space Policy portfolio, what it provides for the Department, and how it covers the strategic capabilities of integrated deterrence: space, cyber, missile defense, electromagnetic warfare, nuclear weapons, and countering weapons of mass destruction. 

There will be 60 chairs for reporters in the room. The seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Only one seat per news organization is authorized.  

Wi-Fi will be available in the Press Briefing Room. A screen in the foyer in the 2D972 entrance will have the new password.

Please email the OSD(PA) Duty Officer at, if you have any questions. 

The briefing will not be live-streamed, however Zoom dial-in will be available.