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  • Vandenberg Theater Revival Celebrated with Coining Ceremony

    The base theater at Vandenberg Space Force Base ceased regular movie screenings in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic; however, in 2023, U.S. Space Force Col. Mark Shoemaker, Space Launch Delta 30 commander took steps to improve the quality of life at Vandenberg, which included directing the

  • Youth Leadership Lompoc Valley Visits Vandenberg SFB

    Youth Leadership Lompoc Valley is a program for high school students entering their junior year of high school and is designed to motivate and empower the students through team building, issues-related seminars, community projects and interaction with community leaders. The program is a

  • 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.

  • Oxnard High School JROTC Cadets Tours Vandenberg

    On March 29, Space Launch Delta 30 welcomed Oxnard High School JROTC cadets who visited and toured Vandenberg Space Force Base to learn the daily operations of the 2nd Space Launch Squadron and the 30th Security Forces Squadron.During the tour, cadets learned about the different Air Force and Space

  • 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)

  • The 30th Medical Group Health Fair

    On March 20, the 30th Medical Group hosted a Health Fair at Vandenberg. The medical fair served as an opportunity for service members and their families to learn about the many health services available to the Vandenberg Community.

  • 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.

  • 2024 K-9 Veterans Day Ceremony

    On March 13, during a K-9 Veterans Day ceremony, members of the 30th Security Forces Squadron recognized and honored the service and sacrifices of military and working dogs. This day is to reflect on the the heroism of these animals and give thanks for their countless contributions to our society.