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Ceremony signifies 30th LCSS inactivation

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Ceremonial guardsmen from the Vandenberg Honor Guard present the colors during the 30th Launch Support Squadron inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th Launch Group headquarters building here Wednesday, May 12, 2010.  After nearly five years, the 30th LCSS will close its doors and integrate with other squadrons at Vandenberg due to manpower and budget reasons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Ceremonial guardsmen from the Vandenberg Honor Guard present the colors during the 30th Launch Support Squadron inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th Launch Group headquarters building here Wednesday, May 12, 2010. After nearly five years, the 30th LCSS will close its doors and integrate with other squadrons at Vandenberg due to manpower and budget reasons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Col. Lavanson Coffey III, the 30th Launch Group commander, and Lt. Col. Elana Oberg, the 30th Launch Support Squadron commander, prepare the guidon to be cased during the 30th LCSS inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th LCG here Wednesday, May 12, 2010.  For the last five years the 30th LCSS has been responsible for the 30th LCG's payload processing and facility management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Col. Lavanson Coffey III, the 30th Launch Group commander, and Lt. Col. Elana Oberg, the 30th Launch Support Squadron commander, prepare the guidon to be cased during the 30th LCSS inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th LCG here Wednesday, May 12, 2010. For the last five years the 30th LCSS has been responsible for the 30th LCG's payload processing and facility management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Col. Lavanson Coffey III, the 30th Launch Group commander, and Lt. Col. Elana Oberg, the 30th Launch Support Squadron commander, prepare the casing of the guidon during the 30th LCSS inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th LCG here Wednesday, May 12, 2010.  Members from the 30th LCSS will transfer to the 1st Air and Space Test Squadron, 4th Space Launch Squadron and the 30th LCG. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Col. Lavanson Coffey III, the 30th Launch Group commander, and Lt. Col. Elana Oberg, the 30th Launch Support Squadron commander, prepare the casing of the guidon during the 30th LCSS inactivation ceremony in front of the 30th LCG here Wednesday, May 12, 2010. Members from the 30th LCSS will transfer to the 1st Air and Space Test Squadron, 4th Space Launch Squadron and the 30th LCG. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Satran)