6SOPS flies the COOP
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Senior Airman Hannah Nguyen and Capt. Cuyler Gembol, 6th Space Operations Squadron, monitor satellite activity during a Continuity of Operations training event with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Monday, Apr. 24th, 2017. 6 SOPS provides backup to NOAA, the main operators of the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) satellites, in the event that NOAA's systems become inoperable. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Laura Turner)