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  • Seasonal Beach Restrictions to Begin March 1

    Seasonal restrictions will be in place for Surf Beach and Ocean Park beginning Friday, March 1, as part of the annual program to protect the Western snowy plover and its nesting habitat.

  • USSF CSO Visits Vandenberg

    Chief of Space Operations U.S. Space Force Gen. Chance Saltzman visited Vandenberg Space Force Base and answered questions from Vandenberg Guardians, centered on topics including U.S. Space Force integration and evolution, amplifying the guardian spirit, and family challenges while in the military.

  • Vandenberg Supports Army Reserve Parachute Training

    Vandenberg supported Army Reserve parachute operations during training on Jan. 6, 2024. A California Air National Guard 146th Airlift Wing Super Hercules C-130J aircraft and crew out of the Channel Islands Air National Guard Station in Oxnard, Calif., supported the Army Reserve parachute operations

  • Firefly's Fly the Lightning Mission Launches from Vandenberg

    Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha FLTA004 rocket launches from Space Launch Complex 2 at 9:32 a.m. PST at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., Dec. 22, 2023. Space Launch Delta 30 Guardians and Airmen provided vital spaceport capabilities in support of the Firefly Aerospace mission, called Fly the

  • New eWAPS System at Vandenberg

    The new electronic Weighted Airman Promotion System will improve the testing process to a computer based platform that will be used by the entire Air Force.

  • Vandenberg Operations Town Hall

    The Vandenberg Operations Town Hall informed members about present and future operations and changes leadership plans to implement to increase Vandenberg’s capacity and agility.

  • 2023 Vandenberg Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

    The 2023 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony featured a gymnastics show, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts carols, a guest appearance from Santa Claus, and hot chocolate service at the Pacific Coast Club.

  • Republic of Korea Visits Vandenberg Space Force Base

    U.S. Space Force Col. Mark Shoemaker, Space Launch Delta 30 commander, poses for a photo with Republic of Korea delegation team members at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., Nov. 28, 2023. The delegation team includes members of several Republic of Korea organizations from the Defense Acquisition