Vandenberg Air Force Base Fire's Advance HaltedCrews have increased containment while halting the growth of a wildfire burning in remote, rugged land at a central California military base.
Firefighter Dies In Crash En Route To Fire At Air Force BaseA Ventura County firefighter on his way to help battle the blaze threatening Vandenberg Air Force Base died Wednesday morning after the water truck he was in crashed.
Firefighters Gain Ground On Brush Fire At Vandenberg Air Force BaseCrews are working to surround a wildfire at a central California Air Force base before it threatens heavily used launch pads used to send satellites into space.
Air Force Base Wildfire Postpones Hi-Res Satellite LaunchA wildfire burning at a central California Air Force base on Sunday forced the postponement of a satellite launch, officials said.
Nuke Test: The Missile Is The Message -- The Pentagon HopesAn unarmed Minuteman 3 nuclear missile roared out of its underground bunker Thursday and soared over the Pacific, a picture of American power amid growing worry about North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons.
Air Force Test-Launches Minuteman Missile From VandenbergThe U.S. Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile was launched Saturday night from the Central Coast in the latest test of the intercontinental system.
Rocket With Government Payload Launches From CaliforniaThe Delta IV rocket lit up clear night skies at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday as it lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base and into orbit.
Air Force Test-Launches Minuteman Missile From CaliforniaThe Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile has been launched from California's central coast in the latest test of the intercontinental system.
Rocket With Secret Payload Launches From Vandenberg Air Force BaseA rocket carrying a secret payload for the U.S. government has successfully launched from the central California coast.
Unarmed Test Missile Launched From Vandenberg Air Force BaseThe Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile was launched from California in a test of the intercontinental ballistic missile system.
Air Force Test-Launches Minuteman Missile From Vandenberg BaseThe Air Force says an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile was launched from California in a test of the intercontinental ballistic missile system.
NASA's SMAP Observatory To Improve Drought Prediction, Planning For Natural DisastersMinutes before the sun dawned on the coast of central California on Saturday, NASA looked to the skies, and launched a critical part of its Earth Sciences mission into Low-Earth Orbit.