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SMC: Building the future of military space

President John F. Kennedy presents Maj. Gen. Ben I. Funk with NASA's Space Achievement Award in a Rose Garden ceremony at the White House in 1963 as Mercury astronaut and Air Force Maj. Gordon Cooper, left, and vice president Lyndon B. Johnson, right, look on. Also recognizable in the photo are Mercury astronaut and Air Force Maj. Donald K. Deke Slayton, directly above Cooper, NASA Administrator James Webb, behind and to the left of Gen. Funk, and Senator Hubert H. Humphrey, behind and to the right of Gen. Funk. (U.S. Air Force photo)

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