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  • 30th Medical Group Change of Command

    U.S. Space Force Col. Mark Shoemaker, Space Launch Delta 30 commander, left, passes the 30th Medical Group flag to U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Joi Dozier, 30th Medical Group incoming commander, right, during the 30th MDG change of command ceremony at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., June 14, 2024.

  • To Go Far, Grow Together

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron faced isolation and limited interaction among its nine sections. To address this challenge, the squadron established the HALO program (Holistic Airman Lifestyle Operation) in May 2022. The goal of the HALO program was to help

  • Spaceport Spotlight: 30th Comptroller Squadron

    In this iteration of the Spaceport Spotlight, Jescha McIntosh, 30th Comptroller Squadron job order manager, speaks on the mission of 30 CPTS and their role at the West Coast Spaceport and Test Range, and assuring access to space. (U.S. Space Force Video by Senior Airman Ryan Quijas)

  • A Solar Eclipse Over Vandenberg

    On April 8, a solar eclipse occurs over Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. The solar eclipse completely blocked the visible surface of the Sun. The longest known total eclipse was 7 minutes and 28 seconds in 743 B.C.

  • 2023 Space Launch Delta 30 Annual Awards

    Space Launch Delta 30 annual award ceremony video highlighting units and individuals significant to Vandenberg Space Forces Base's many successes in 2023. (U.S. Space Force Video by Joseph Avenida)

  • Vandenberg's 2024 Commemoration of the Bataan Memorial Death March

    On March 16, members of Team Vandenberg rucked in commemoration of the Bataan Memorial Death March. The Bataan Death March took place during World War II, and was the forcible transfer by the Imperial Japanese Army of 75,000 American and Filipino prisoners of war from the municipalities of Bagac and

  • Spaceport Spotlight: 30th Force Support Squadron

    In this iteration of the Spaceport Spotlight, the 30th Force Support Squadron provides a variety of services supporting Airmen and Guardians, their families, retirees and DoD civilians. In-processing, professional military education, ID cards, dining facilities, morale, welfare and recreation

  • Vandenberg Celebrates Read Across America

    On March 11, U.S. Space Force Chief Master Sgt. Jay Harris, Space Launch Delta 30 senior enlisted leader celebrated Read Across America by reading to children at the Child Development Center on Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif.