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  • Meet the chief

    Command Chief Master Sergeant Cari Kent's eyes sparkle with excitement when she talks about her new position as the 30th Space Wing's newest command chief master sergeant.  Public Affairs sat down with Chief Kent to discuss her views on becoming the top senior enlisted advisor for the 30th Space

  • EOD clears 60+ year-old artillery from civilian home

    Vandenberg's Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight responded to a call from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's office June 15 after a man reported a 75 mm artillery shell at a residence in Orcutt. The man, who had the artillery shell in his home, did not know if it was live or not and wanted to dispose

  • Convoy ops takes training, readiness, communication

    One key to successful convoy operations is preparation and if practice makes perfect, then the goal of the 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron is perfection. A refined tactical security escort program devised by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Ilsley, is one way the security forces here hope to reach

  • 30th SCS Airman gets Air Force John P. Jumper EWI award

    It is my pleasure to announce that Senior Airman Christopher Kremer, 30th Space Communications Squadron, won the Air Force John P. Jumper Award for Excellence in Warfighting Integration for the category of Air Force Communications and Information Outstanding Communications-Computer Systems Airman.

  • Life skills changes to mental health clinic, reflects mission

    In an Air Force-wide change, installation life skills support centers, including here at Vandenberg Air Force Base, have been renamed mental health clinics. Maj. Gen. Charles Green, Air Force Deputy Surgeon General, changed the name to improve communication and access to care by eliminating

  • Vandenberg housing issues discussed at town hall meeting

    A town hall convened to discuss privatization in West Housing, Vandenberg and Air Force Space Command's policy on aggressive dogs in housing and Megan's Law at 7 p.m. on June 14 at the Pacific Coast Club. "We have some pressing issues that we want to talk to you about in order to make sure that all

  • Metamorphosis: 14th becomes component numbered AF

    On June 18, the 14th Air Force will re-designate the 614th Space Operations Group as the 614th Air and Space Operations Center, or 614th AOC, and will inactivate the 614th Space Intelligence Group, 614th Space Intelligence Squadron, and the 614th Space Operations Squadron. This re-designation is

  • Vandenberg techs and staffs learn of their promotions

    Congratulations to the following 111 Vandenberg noncommissioned officers who have been selected for promotion.The following people were selected for promotion to master sergeant Steven Carey, 30th Civil Engineer SquadronKenneth Flowers, 30th CES Jeffery Hamilton, 30th CES Steven Tohm, 30th CES Hal