• NGB's Gen White visits CFSCC

    The Combined Force Space Component Command (CFSCC) commander, Maj. Gen. DeAnna Burt, stands with Maj. Gen. Greg White, National Guard Bureau Space Operations Director, in front of the CFSCC headquarters building Jun. 29, 2022, at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Burt and White discussed the various ways National Guard forces support CFSCC's
  • Airman and Santa Maria Local Saves a Life

    A routine ride home took an unexpected turn when a driver on the highway saw a crashed motorcycle and unconscious man on the side of the road. Airman 1st Class Cinthia Cortes, 30th Medical Group aerospace medical technician and her sister-in-law encountered and helped an injured motorcyclist while coming back from San Luis Obispo on Highway 101 in Santa Maria, Calif., May 27, 2022.
  • 216 SPCS enables CFSCC mission, assures access to space through spectrum warfare

    VANDENBERG SPACE FORCE BASE, Calif. – One element of warfare that is not always in the limelight but easily touches all warfighting domains is the electromagnetic spectrum. At Vandenberg Space Force Base, there resides an Air National Guard squadron that works regularly with the Combined Force Space Component Command (CFSCC) in its mission to deliver combat relevant space capabilities to combatant commanders.
  • Vandenberg’s South Base Re-energizes with the Activation of Substation N

    After almost six years of rebuilding, on June 2, 2022, south loop two came back to life. Electricians and power grid engineers, and contractors worked hand-in-hand to route power to substation N, from substation K, which was primarily used to keep south base powered while repairs to the infrastructure of south loop two were underway.
  • Developmental Pediatrics Team Visits Vandenberg

    The 30th Medical Group hosted a developmental pediatrics workshop at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., May 25, 2022.
  • Space Delta 5 holds first change of command ceremony

    Space Delta 5 (DEL 5) hosted a change of command ceremony where U.S. Space Force Col. Monique DeLauter relinquished command and U.S. Space Force Col. Phillip Verroco assumed command of the unit at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., May 24, 2022. U.S. Space Force Maj. Gen. DeAnna Burt, Combined Force Space Component Command (CFSCC) commander and Space Operations Command (SpOC) vice commander, was the presiding officer. Just like DeLauter, Verroco will be in a ‘dual-hat’ position, also acting as the Combined Space Operations Center (CSpOC) director. DEL 5 is the U.S. Space Force command and control organization within SpOC that is presented to U.S. Space Command and the Combined Force Space Component Command (CFSCC) to accomplish the CSpOC mission, which is providing tailored space effects on demand to support combatant commanders and accomplish national security objectives.
  • CMSSF Visits Vandenberg

    Chief Master Sgt. of the Space Force, Roger A. Towberman, speaks during the 533rd Training Squadron enlisted graduation on Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., May 20, 2022. CMSSF Towberman held an all-call, focus group, and was a distinguished guest for the 533rd’s graduation during his visit. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan
  • Vandenberg hosts immersion for YPO Santa Barbara Chapter

    U.S. Air Force Col. Christopher Sheffield, Space Launch Delta 30 vice commander, speaks to members of the Santa Barbara Young Presidents Organization (YPO) during their base immersion at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., May 19, 2022. Sheffield gave an all-encompassing overview of SLD 30’s mission set, economic impact to the region,
  • Life Saved During Relay Kick-off

    Staff Sgt. Cristina Garza, 30th Comptroller Squadron financial analyst, went into action to help save a gentleman’s life during her office team relay kick-off at Vandenberg Space Force Base Calif., April 8, 2022.
  • Local leaders join team Vandenberg

    Space Launch Delta 30 hosted several key community members from Santa Barbara and surrounding counties and inducted them into the Honorary Commander Program at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Lompoc, California, May 11, 2022. The program is a U.S. Air Force Public Affairs initiative to promote public awareness of U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force missions, policies and programs.