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Daily Mail
The US Air Force is building a radar 'space fence'size of a softball, orbiting more than 1,200 miles in space,' Captain Nicholas
The US Air Force is building a radar 'space fence'
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
size of a softball, orbiting more than 1,200 miles in space,' Captain Nicholas Mercurio, the director of public affairs at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California told Fox News. RELATED ARTICLES The red planet draped in cloud: Nasa releases... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
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 Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 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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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 8 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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Houston Chronicle
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
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 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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FOX Business
SpaceX Stuns the Cynicsthat, SpaceX has three launches scheduled to take place in June, two flying out
SpaceX Stuns the Cynics
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
that, SpaceX has three launches scheduled to take place in June, two flying out of Cape Canaveral and one leaving from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. SpaceX may or may not choose to relaunch the same Falcon 9 that landed at sea on... Read more
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FOX Business
SpaceX Stuns the Cynicsthat, SpaceX has three launches scheduled to take place in June, two flying out
SpaceX Stuns the Cynics
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
that, SpaceX has three launches scheduled to take place in June, two flying out of Cape Canaveral and one leaving from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. SpaceX may or may not choose to relaunch the same Falcon 9 that landed at sea on... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Tuskegee Airman Arthur Hicksthe military in 1948. In all, Hicks spent 28 years in the Air Force, many of t
Tuskegee Airman Arthur Hicks
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 11 days ago
the military in 1948. In all, Hicks spent 28 years in the Air Force, many of them as a missile guidance superintendent at Vandenberg Air Force Base. He also served on the Lompoc School Board, and was a teacher at Cabrillo High School, Allan... Read more
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CBS News
Mystery mission: Air Force's secret space plane nears 1 year in orbitreusable flight, re-entry and landing technologies." All three missions ended
Mystery mission: Air Force's secret space plane nears 1 year in orbit
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
reusable flight, re-entry and landing technologies." All three missions ended successfully with a tarmac touchdown at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, gliding onto a landing strip on autopilot. Arrows in its quiver A few payloads on... Read more
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Daily Mail
X-37B approaches a year in space on its secret military missionin two-second–long exposures just a few weeks after launch An infrared view of
X-37B approaches a year in space on its secret military mission
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
in two-second–long exposures just a few weeks after launch An infrared view of the X-37B unmanned spacecraft landing at Vandenberg Air Force Base. The purpose of the U.S. military's space plane is classified One leading secrecy expert... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fearing hostilities in space, Pentagon fortifies satelliteskey to communications, missile guidance, as well as spying Airmen working in t
Fearing hostilities in space, Pentagon fortifies satellites
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
key to communications, missile guidance, as well as spying Airmen working in the Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC) at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The JSpOC detects, tracks, and identifies all artificial objects in Earth orbit. The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Rocket launch competition at Boeing brings out the right stuffthe homemade bottle rocket. “Usually, I just stand back and take pictures,” sa
Rocket launch competition at Boeing brings out the right stuff
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
the homemade bottle rocket. “Usually, I just stand back and take pictures,” said the mom, who will be treated to a trip to Vandenberg Air Force base, where the family will tour the facilities and launch pad and watch an actual rocket launch. The... Read more
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CBS News
SpaceX launches Japanese satellitein the next month and a half: two commercial satellite launchings from Cape Can
SpaceX launches Japanese satellite
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
in the next month and a half: two commercial satellite launchings from Cape Canaveral, launch of a science satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., and a space station resupply launch near the end of June. "Our launch rate is going to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Now 40, NASA's LAGEOS set the bar for studies of EarthThis film from 1975 previewed the mission. Credit: NASA's Marshall Space Flight
Now 40, NASA's LAGEOS set the bar for studies of Earth
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
This film from 1975 previewed the mission. Credit: NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center The satellite was launched from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The design, development and construction of the orbiter was managed by NASA's... Read more
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Business Wire
American Water Reports First Quarter 2016 Resultsattributable to the addition of two military contracts that started operations
American Water Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
attributable to the addition of two military contracts that started operations in late 2014 and the transition phase of the Vandenberg Air Force Base. The addition of the Keystone business also resulted in $12 million from employee-related costs,... Read more
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Breitbart
Californian Police Chief: Obama Running ‘Catch and Release Programs’ For Illegal Alien Criminals64 year old Santa Maria resident, Marilyn Pharis. At the time of this attack,
Californian Police Chief: Obama Running ‘Catch and Release Programs’ For Illegal Alien Criminals
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
64 year old Santa Maria resident, Marilyn Pharis. At the time of this attack, Ms. Pharis was gainfully employed at nearby Vandenberg Air Force Base where she worked the night shift as a Satellite Tracker Civilian Contractor since 1974. She is also... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Vandenberg protester Dennis Apel sentenced to four months in jailjudge sentenced Dennis Apel to four months in jail on April 21 for a trespassin
Vandenberg protester Dennis Apel sentenced to four months in jail
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 26 days ago
judge sentenced Dennis Apel to four months in jail on April 21 for a trespassing conviction he received in August 2015 at Vandenberg Air Force Base. Apel was arrested and cited by Vandenberg security after crossing the green line at the entrance... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Is U.S. prepared if N. Korea launches nuke?missile defences designed to stop a long-range North Korean missile are the int
Is U.S. prepared if N. Korea launches nuke?
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 28 days ago
missile defences designed to stop a long-range North Korean missile are the interceptors based at Fort Greely, Alaska, and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Three years ago this month, then-Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel announced that the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Nonprofit Trains Veterans For Manufacturing Jobssuch a short amount of time,” said Jacob Harkness, an Air Force veteran who ser
San Diego Nonprofit Trains Veterans For Manufacturing Jobs
KPBS San Diego / Posted a month ago
such a short amount of time,” said Jacob Harkness, an Air Force veteran who served for four years loading cargo planes at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc. San Diego military veterans listen during a graduation ceremony for the Workshop for... Read more

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