Chief Master Sgt. Jason DeLucy, Space Launch Delta 30 command chief, met with SLD 30 leadership from across the Delta to address their contributions to the Air Force and Space Force during the 2021 Senior Enlisted Leaders’ Summit, July 22, 2021, at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Chief Master Sgt. Luis Magaña, 30th Medical Group superintendent, advised emerging leaders to, “Be a strategic thinker, be operationally minded and be tactically engaged.” (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rocio Romo)
Col. Robert Long, Space Launch Delta 30 commander, celebrates retired veteran Lt. Col. Lloyd Daniels’ 100th birthday in Orcutt, California, July 16, 2021. Daniels spent 22 years in service and witnessed many of the first missile launches while stationed at Vandenberg. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman Kadielle Shaw)
Ann Thompson, City of Lompoc Mural Society curator, sketches the Landsat satellite mural located on Ocean Blvd and I street on June 22, 2021, in Lompoc, California. Thompson was chosen to paint the mural by NASA to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Landsat. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman First Class Tiarra Sibley)
Incoming 65th Cyber Squadron commander Lt. Col. Jason Thompson (right) accepts the 65th CYS guidon from Space Delta 6 Commander Col. Roy Rockwell (left) during a relinquishment of command, redesignation, and assumption of command ceremony June 23, 2021, at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Space Delta 6, located at Schriever Air Force Base, Colo., was established and activated July 24, 2020, and is responsible for providing assured access to space through the $6.8 billion Air Force Satellite Control Network and defensive cyberspace capabilities for space mission systems. The 65th CYS assumes a new mission of defending the computer systems and networks used by Space Delta 5 and the CSpOC against adversary actions in cyberspace. (U.S. Space Force photo by Dakota Lapioli)
Space Launch Delta 30 members participate in a change of command ceremony on June 11, 2021, Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. During the ceremony, Col. Robert A. Long assumed command of SLD 30, responsible for spacelift and range operations in support of national and combatant commander requirements, and operational and developmental missile system testing for the Department of Defense. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Hanah Abercrombie)

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