An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches during a developmental test at 12:33 a.m. Pacific Time Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. (Narrated)
Test is Vandenberg's first launch as part of United States Space Force
Ensuring deployment ready airmen from Vandenberg
Vandenberg TDDEC continues a legacy of building for space & missile professionals
Building social and professional connections with the local community.
Veterans with a Veterans Affairs disability rating from 1 to 99 percent, as well as their caregivers, are now authorized to obtain an installation access card.

Vandenberg News & Headlines

  • On the "Brink" of resiliency

    Retired Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Brinkley speaks during a Resiliency Tactical Pause Feb. 7, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
  • Black History Month; Honoring the Past, Securing the Future

    Black History Month is celebrated in the United States to recognize the central role African Americans have played in the history of the United States. It is also known as African American History Month and is a celebration of achievements by African Americans.
  • German Delegation Visits Vandenberg, Discusses Future Space Cooperation

    German Air Force Lt. Gen. Klaus Habersetzer, Commander, Air Operations Command, German Federal Intelligence Service Maj. Gen. Werner Sczesny, Vice-President for Military Affairs, and German Air Force Brig. Gen. Burkhard Pototzky, Director for Space Operations, visited space operators and facilities at Vandenberg AFB to discuss current multinational operations and future bilateral cooperation Feb. 5-6, 2020.
  • Global Lightning 20 Concludes with Greatest Commercial Participation to Date

    Exercise Global Lightning 20 successfully concluded with the most commercial partnership participation to date at the Combined Space Operations Center at Vandenberg Air Force Base Jan. 30.

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