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Pacific Coast Business Times
Ocean exploration vital to Tricould be vulnerable to attack from the sea, especially important when we consid
Ocean exploration vital to Tri
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
could be vulnerable to attack from the sea, especially important when we consider that both Naval Base Ventura County and Vandenberg Air Force Base lie, along with a number of other attractive targets, within the Tri-Counties region. This is only... Read more
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Daily Mail
Science group warns of shortcomings in U.S. missile defensewritten by three physicists with expertise in missile defense. A long-range gr
Science group warns of shortcomings in U.S. missile defense
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
written by three physicists with expertise in missile defense. A long-range ground-based interceptor is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The U.S. missile defense system to counter attacks from rogue states like North Korea has... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lockheed Martin makes final preparations for DigitalGlobe's WorldView-4 Earth imaging satelliteMartin Final preparations are underway at Lockheed Martin to ship DigitalGlobe'
Lockheed Martin makes final preparations for DigitalGlobe's WorldView-4 Earth imaging satellite
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Martin Final preparations are underway at Lockheed Martin to ship DigitalGlobe's WorldView-4 earth imaging satellite to Vandenberg Air Force Base for a Sept. 15 launch. The Lockheed Martin team is completing final satellite testing and checkout... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. missile defense system is 'simply unable to protect the public,' report saysstrike by a non-superpower adversary, such as North Korea or Iran. In the even
U.S. missile defense system is 'simply unable to protect the public,' report says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
strike by a non-superpower adversary, such as North Korea or Iran. In the event of an attack, rocket interceptors at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County and Ft. Greely, Alaska, would be launched from underground silos. Once in... Read more
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The Space Review
Eccentric Orbitsdeclaring them ready for launch. The first ten of those satellites will launch
Eccentric Orbits
The Space Review / Posted 15 days ago
declaring them ready for launch. The first ten of those satellites will launch in September on a SpaceX Falcon 9 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, with six more Falcon 9 launches scheduled through the end of 2017. Colussy and... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Hawthorne-based SpaceX leases office space in Irvinewere not returned. This appears to be the third California operation for Space
Hawthorne-based SpaceX leases office space in Irvine
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
were not returned. This appears to be the third California operation for SpaceX, which also has a launch facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc. Other sites include a launch facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, a rocket... Read more
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Orange County Register
SpaceX landing in Orange Countyweren’t immediately returned. This would be the third California operation for
SpaceX landing in Orange County
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
weren’t immediately returned. This would be the third California operation for SpaceX, which also has a launch facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc. Other sites include a launch facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, a rocket... Read more
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International Business Times
Pentagon scientists: $40bn US anti-missile interceptors won't prevent a nuclear missile attack still being deployed in current interceptors At the moment, there are 30 opera
Pentagon scientists: $40bn US anti-missile interceptors won't prevent a nuclear missile attack
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
still being deployed in current interceptors At the moment, there are 30 operational interceptors stationed at the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California and at Fort Greely in Alaska, and the Obama administration is pushing ahead with... Read more
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The Space Review
The wizard war in orbit (part 3): SIGINT satellites go to warthe Program 770 wideband analog missions, designated Mission 7156, launched on
The wizard war in orbit (part 3): SIGINT satellites go to war
The Space Review / Posted 21 days ago
the Program 770 wideband analog missions, designated Mission 7156, launched on February 27, 1964, atop a Thor Agena-D from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. After jettisoning its payload fairing exposing the antennas on its front and upon... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
MiraCosta College Opens Vets Business Training Centerhave been hired for the center. They will organize two-day free trainings on So
MiraCosta College Opens Vets Business Training Center
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
have been hired for the center. They will organize two-day free trainings on Southern California military bases including Vandenberg Air Force Base, Twentynine Palms, Camp Pendleton and Miramar. The center will also offer individual counseling to... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Assemblywoman Baker honors Pleasaanton veteran Eugene Cotaa four year tour in Germany, Eugene and his family returned to California where
Assemblywoman Baker honors Pleasaanton veteran Eugene Cota
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
a four year tour in Germany, Eugene and his family returned to California where he was stationed for duty at what is now Vandenberg Air Force Base. While stationed at this base in Santa Barbara County, Eugene was present for early launches of... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Fox-1C and Fox-1D Launch Window Shiftedthe Spaceflight SHERPA platform for its maiden flight aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9
Fox-1C and Fox-1D Launch Window Shifted
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 29 days ago
the Spaceflight SHERPA platform for its maiden flight aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launching into a sun-synchronous orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Fox-1Cliff and Fox-1D carry university experiments from Pennsylvania State-Erie, Vanderbilt,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman taken to hospital with shark still attached to her armto Ralph Collier of the Shark Research Committee. He was bitten in the upper to
Woman taken to hospital with shark still attached to her arm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
to Ralph Collier of the Shark Research Committee. He was bitten in the upper torso in the waters off Surf Beach on Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County and died at the scene despite a friend's efforts to save him. (AP... Read more

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