1 ASTS launches new mission assurance centers
1st Lt. Timothy Urista, Space and Missile Systems Center Engineering Launch Support System program manager, Victor Folk, ManTech program manager, Lt. Col. Kris Barcomb, 1st Air and Space Test Squadron commander, Capt. Megan Harkins, SpaceX mission integrator and FLSC project lead, Craig Cumberland, ManTech Systems Engineering and Integration contractor and lead project engineer, and Capt. Nathan Fisher, 1st ASTS mission support flight deputy commander, complete a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the finalized Falcon Launch Support Center, June 24, 2016, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The 1st ASTS recently completed a project on two launch support centers – the Falcon Launch Support Center and the Mission Assurance Readiness Site -- that will be key to posturing the 30th Launch Group to support future government missions launching on SpaceX rockets. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Robert J. Volio/Released)

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