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.
Top Secret Space Plane Lands In California After 2-Year MissionA top-secret space plane landed Friday at an Air Force base on the Southern California coast.
NASA Launches Revolutionary OCO-2 Satellite For Climate Study, Avenges 2009 SetbackWhile most of the public, including observers, space enthusiasts and environmentalists, will see the launch as the largest effort to study climate change in human history, NASA will see the launch, set for 2:58 a.m. Tuesday, as a realization of redemption.
SpaceX Launches Canadian Satellite From California A SpaceX rocket carrying a Canadian satellite intended to track space weather launched from the California coast Sunday in what was billed as a test flight.
Air Force Considers Drilling For Oil At VandenbergU.S. Air Force officials are considering leasing land to private companies to drill for oil and gas on California's central coast.
US Increases Anti-Missile Technology On The West Coast In Light Of North Korean ThreatsThe US government is taking threats by North Korea seriously.
Alleged Drug Boat Seized Near Vandenberg Air Force BaseAuthorities Friday continued to search for suspects in connection with an alleged drug boat that washed ashore near Vandenberg Air Force Base.