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    Mission:To provide our Nation unique capabilities for assured access to and from space.History:Pillar Point Air Force Station is located on a 55 acre parcel of land 20 miles south of San Francisco. Adjacent to the community of Half Moon Bay, the site is positioned on a point of land 175 feet in elevation with steep cliffs jutting into the Pacific
  • 30th Mission Support Group (30 MSG)

    The 30th Mission Support Group provides critical infrastructure support,security and disaster response to the base, tenant units and missionpartners.The 30th Civil Engineer Squadron is the Air Force Space Command's largest base civil engineer organization. The squadron furnishes missileengineering, power production, engineering and contracts, real

    LAUNCH AND RANGE SYSTEMS DIRECTORATE (SMC/LR)Posted Printable Fact Sheet Mission The Launch and Range Systems Directorate's mission is to acquire, operate and sustain affordable expendable launch and range capability providing 100% mission success. This capability provides assured access to space for the nation.Note: In early 2012, SMC/LR divested

    EVOLVED EXPENDABLE LAUNCH VEHICLEPosted Printable Fact Sheet OverviewThe Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program provides the United States affordable, reliable, and assured access to space with two families of launch vehicles: Atlas V and Delta IV. These launch vehicles provide critical spacelift capability to support Department of
  • Joint Functional Component Command for Space

    U.S. Strategic Command's space control mission includes: surveillance of space, protection of U.S. and friendly space systems, prevention of an adversary's ability to use space systems and services for purposes hostile to U.S. national security interests, and direct support to battle management, command, control, communications, and intelligence.
  • Vandenberg Air Force Base Pharmacy Fact Sheet

    Pharmacy Contact Information: You can contact a staff member at the pharmacy by calling 606-7440 or reach our telephone refill line at 605-0200. Prescriptions can be faxed into the Pharmacy by civilian providers for non-controlled medications.Hours of operation: The pharmacy is open from 0730-1630 for prescription pick-up & 0730-1615 for
  • History Office

    Contact Information:30 SW/HO 757 Nebraska Avenue, Suite A102Phone number: (805) 606-7592 30th Space Wing Emblem - SignificanceBlue and yellow are the Air Force colors. Blue alludes to the sky, the primary theater of Air Force operations. Yellow refers to the sun and the excellence required of Air Force personnel. The two launch vehicles emanating
  • 14th Air Force History

    Origins of 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic) - the American Volunteer Group and the "Flying Tigers"Fourteenth Air Force (Air Forces Strategic) traces its long and prestigious history back to Japan's invasion of China in 1937. The Chinese government looked to the U.S. for assistance and hired U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Claire Chennault to train
  • Protest Activity Notice

    Commander's Closed Base Declaration and OrderPeaceful Protest Activity Policy LetterBY ORDER OF THE INSTALLATION COMMANDER:PEACEFUL PROTEST ACTIVITY ON VANDENBERG AFB PROPERTYPursuant to 50 U.S.C., Section 797 and 32 C.F.R., part 809a, be advised that Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) is a "closed" installation. Non-military and non-DOD personnel
  • AFSO21 and IDEA programs

    The Buck Stops Here For Great Ideas and $$$!We must continually assess the efficiency of our processes and think of new and innovative ways of conducting how we do business at every level. With time our most valuable resource, as well as limited budgets and manpower, we should identify areas where we are conducting unnecessary actions that do not