2nd Lt. Francis Ambion, 4th Space Launch Squadron Mission Integration Flight electrical engineer, poses for a photo with his family members who are all military veterans. Ambion is the fourth generation Filipino-American of his lineage to serve in the U.S. military. (Courtesy photo)
Staff. Sgt. Luke Gibson, 30th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, walks MWD Aramis during the Police Week Expo May 15, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The Expo included a K-9 demonstration, which showcased the MWDs capabilities to take down a suspect. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Hanah Abercrombie)
Passed by Congress in 2005, the REAL ID Act enacted the 9/11 Commission's recommendation that the Federal Government "set standards for the issuance of sources of identification, such as driver's licenses." The Act established minimum security standards for state-issued driver's licenses (DL) and identification cards (ID) and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting licenses and identification cards for official purposes from states that do not meet these standards.
NATO officials from 15 nations attended a NATO Bi-Strategic Command Space Working Group at Vandenberg AFB, May 14-17. During the working group officials discussed space programs, partnerships, and initiatives; and toured Space Launch Complex-6, and the CSpOC operations floor.
Brig. Gen. Wolfe Davidson, 14th Air Force vice commander, greets Chief of Staff of the Air Force civic leaders upon their arrival May 7, 2019 at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The CSAF civic Leaders visited Vandenberg AFB as part of a four day tour to learn about Air Force’s space launch and Intercontinental Ballistic Missile missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aubree Milks)
Lt. Col. Steven Kimel, 216th Space Control Squadron commander, approaches the pitcher’s mound with his son to throw the first pitch during the California Polytechnic State University Hero’s Night baseball game May 7, 2019, at the Alex G. Spanos Stadium in San Luis Obispo, Calif. The game was dedicated as “Hero’s Night” to honor all military, law enforcement and fire personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aubree Milks)
Team Vandenberg now has a new, mobile-friendly way to find important base information. Unit personnel can access 30th Space Wing information within the USAF Connect mobile app. Simply install USAF Connect from the Apple iTunes App Store or Google Play, then select 30th Space Wing as one of your favorites to get started.

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