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  • How to market yourself for an assignment

    30th Force Support Squadron, office of military personnel, hosted an enlisted assignment briefing at the Education Center, Oct. 30. Many important aspects were covered regarding how an enlisted Airman can market themselves for assignments. “We covered how to apply for a Base of Preference, how to use the Assignment Management System, we talked
  • Vandenberg Launches a Minotaur-C Rocket

    The Orbital ATK Minotaur-C rocket, carrying 10 small satellites owned by Planet, launched from Space Launch Complex 576-E here Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 2:37 p.m. PDT.Col. Greg Wood, 30th Space Wing vice commander, was the space launch commander."This launch was an incredible achievement for Team Vandenberg, Orbital ATK, and our other launch partners,"
  • Air Force Bioenvironmental Engineers bring advanced exposure surveillance to the front lines

    Modern battlefields have many sources of potentially harmful airborne substances, but that is not the only place that Airmen can be exposed to harmful environmental factors. Air Force bioenvironmental engineers are developing technology to track, catalogue, and provide useful data about environmental exposures that will help identify battlefield threats in real time and inform Airmen of the everyday exposures that affect their health.
  • Minotaur-C Scheduled to Launch

    Team Vandenberg is scheduled to launch the Skybox imaging satellite aboard the Orbital ATK Minotaur-C rocket from Space Launch Complex 576-E here, Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 2:37 p.m. PDT.Col. Greg Wood, 30th Space Wing vice commander, is the space launch commander."Our unique geographic location makes Vandenberg an ideal place to launch commercial
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month

    Although it is necessary for Airmen to maintain cyber security awareness year-round, October is designated for the annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month campaign, here.National Cyber Security Awareness Month is intended to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity.“Just like the rest of society, our business has become more and
  • Family Advocacy spreads domestic violence awareness

    October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, designed to raise awareness and educate communities, couples and families on resources to help prevent or stop domestic abuse. Family advocacy set up outreach and informational display tables across the installation, and held a candlelight vigil with Domestic Violence Solutions to spread
  • Sudden Ranch/South Base Fire Update 2

    150 firefighters and first responders from Vandenberg AFB, U.S. Forestry and Santa Barbara County battled a vegetation fire that grew to 120 acres on south Vandenberg, October 20th.   The fire crews are now in the middle of “cleaning up” to extinguish any hot spots, and the fire’s forward progress has stopped.   No facilities or infrastructure

    Fire crews from Vandenberg Air Force Base and assets from Santa Barbara County continue to fight a 30-acre vegetation fire on south Vandenberg, October 20th.No facilities or infrastructure have been damaged as the fire is located in a remote area near Sudden Ranch.More information to follow as the situation develops.

    Fire crews from Vandenberg Air Force Base are responding to a small vegetation fire on Vandenberg Air Force Base, near the Sudden Ranch area on south base. More information to follow as the situation develops.For updates please check the Vandenberg AFB website at www.vandenberg.af.mil.
  • Are You Ready to Take Command of Your Health?

    Changes are coming to your TRICARE benefit beginning Jan. 1, 2018. These changes will give you more benefit choices, improving your access to care, simplifying cost shares and allowing you to take command of your health. “Taking command of your health means empowering you to make the right health care and coverage choices for you and your family,”