Group Capt. Darren Whiteley, CSpOC deputy commander, speaks to Combined Force Space Component Command and Combined Space Operations Center personnel at a “Coalition All Call” Oct. 15 at Vandenberg SFB, Calif. Whitely hopes that this all-call helps to strengthen partnerships, allowing for more interaction and transparency between militaries and cultures. (U.S. Space Force photo by Lt. Col. Mae-Li Allison)
Col. Robert Long, Space Launch Delta 30 commander, briefs Congressman Salud Carbajal, 24th Congressional District of California representative and Rep. Adam Smith, House Armed Services Committee chairman, on the base infrastructure at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., Oct. 16, 2021. Long discusses future developments for a new commercial spaceport for Vandenberg. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rocio Romo)
A local veteran and his son attend the annual Veteran’s Stand Down event at Santa Maria Fair Park in Santa Maria, Calif., October 16, 2021. Hundreds of veterans attend every year and more than $40,000 worth of supplies are given to those in need yearly. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman Kadielle Shaw)
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Joseph Tejada, 30th Security Forces Squadron alpha flight sergeant, poses with Military Working Dog Sam in front of a Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet after doing a sweep of the pilots and crew on Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. Sam and Tejada spent approximately 12 years of their life together and completed multiple deployments. (Courtesy photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Tejada)
Local volunteers serve a free lunch to Airmen and Guardians during the annual Military Appreciation Barbecue at Cocheo Park, Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Oct. 14, 2021. The Lompoc Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee organized the annual Military Appreciation Barbecue at to give back to the uniformed men and women of Vandenberg and thank them for their service. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Sanchez)

Featured Links

Straight Talk Line (805) 606-8263



Western Snowy Plover nesting season - beach status and rules

Health Care Services Link

New Range Customers Link


Public Affairs Office

SLD 30 Public Affairs
(805) 606-3595 / DSN 276-3595

To submit a story idea or request PA support, please
fill out a request here