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  • Master Sgt. Zachary White: From Air Force Service to a Tillman Scholar

    U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Zachary White, 30th Civil Engineer Squadron deputy fire chief, recently achieved an academic milestone. Graduating from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University this past May with a master's degree in emergency services and maintaining a stellar 4.0 grade point average,

  • 30th Security Forces Squadron Expeditionary Training

    U. S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Zakary Phare, 30th Security Force Squadron military working dog handler, and Dani, 30th SFS MWD, prepare for a route clearance mission during an expeditionary exercise on Aug. 25, 2023, at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Over the past few months, the squadron has

  • Vandenberg SFB Education Fair

    U.S. Space Force Sgt. Destiny Butler (left), Sgt. Diamond Lovett (middle), and Sgt. Essence Jackson (right) from Space Delta 5 attend an education fair hosted by the 30th Force Support Squadron Education Center at Vandenberg Space Force, Calif., July 20, 2023. The event provided service members and

  • Firefly Alpha Mission 'VICTUS NOX' Successfully Launches from Vandenberg

    Team Vandenberg successfully launched a space vehicle for the United States Space Force into low Earth orbit aboard Firefly's Alpha vehicle from Vandenberg's Space Launch Complex-2, Sept. 14, 2023, at 7:28 p.m. PDT. In a major advancement of Tactically Responsive Space (TacRS) capabilities, Space

  • Live Fire Training at Vandenberg

    The 30th CES Vandenberg Fire Department performs live fire training at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., June 15, 2023. Live fire training teaches the fire fighters how to safely and effectively fight fires in a controlled setting under supervision.

  • Space superiority now and in the future

    In the face of a growing number of threats, the Air and Space Forces need to consider how to maintain Air and Space Superiority with limited manning, capacity and budget.

  • Vandenberg SFB 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

    An arrangement of first responders and military gear is displayed during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., Sept. 11, 2023. Santa Barbara County first responders joined Team Vandenberg to mark the solemn occasion. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan