2 hrs ago
Supreme Court weighs protests at military installations
A Supreme Court case involving the right to protest space-based weaponry at a California military base evolved Wednesday into an argument over property functions and highway easements.
6 hrs ago
Court looks at protest ban at Calif military base
The Supreme Court seems likely to reinstate the trespassing conviction of a man who was caught protesting military activities in a zone designated for demonstrators outside the main gate at a California air force base.
6 hrs ago
Supreme Court Takes on Free Speech Case of Often-Arrested Protester
John Dennis Apel says he has a First Amendment right to protest peacefully outside of Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, the site of missile and space launch facilities.
11 hrs ago
Air Force's Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Nears One Year In Orbit
The U.S. Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane is nearing a major milestone - one year of travel in Earth orbit, performing duties in support of long-term space objectives.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
SpaceX to Make Third Launch Attempt Tuesday: Watch Live
The private spaceflight company SpaceX is counting down to launch a critical commercial satellite mission from Florida Dec. 3 after two delays due to technical glitches, and you can watch the liftoff live online.
Chemerinsky: Can the military restrict protests outside bases?
On Wednesday, Dec. 4, I will argue before the U.S. Supreme Court United States v.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Atlas V Rocket Set for Launch from Vandenberg AFB on Thursday
Vandenberg Air Force Base is gearing up for the launch of an Atlas rocket that will lift a top-secret payload into space later this week.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Washington Post
Supreme Court confronts line between speech, security
Dennis Apel appears at a Nov. 6 protest at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Family to car burglar: 'Please find it in your heart' to return stolen Air Force mementos
Master Sgt. Bob Crowley's military mementos were stolen on Oct. 26 from his car, which was in a parking lot at the Flamingo.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
SpaceX to launch Falcon 9 rocket this evening
In a demonstration mission in September, the Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base to put the CASSIOPE satellite in space.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Airman Injured as Vehicle Plummets Off Highway 1
Emergency personnel were working Friday afternoon to rescue a U.S. Air Force airman who was injured when a vehicle went over the side of Highway 1 near Vandenberg Air Force Base , according to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department .
The Salinas Californian
Turnbeaugh goes full circle
Careerwise, Les Turnbeaugh has gone full circle. He started out with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and he is back with them once again after spending over twenty years with the City of Monterey as special projects manager and deputy public works director.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Ventura County Star
Oxnard photographer remembers Kennedy on trips to Mugu and Vandenberg
By Tom Roe Special to The Star On the morning of Nov. 22, 1963, an Oxnard Press-Courier reporter and myself, the newspaper's staff photographer, were traveling to an assignment in north Oxnard.
Aerojet Rocketdyne explosion caused by 'accidental ignition'
Three Aerojet Rocketdyne launch boost motors blasted a U.S. National Reconnaissance Office satellite into orbit aboard a Delta IV rocket earlier this year from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Aerotech News And Review
ULA Atlas V Rocket successfully launches MAVEN mission on journey to Red Planet
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN spacecraft lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., at 1:28 p.m., EST, Nov. 18. This was ULA's 10th launch of the year and marks the 41st Atlas V mission and the 76th launch for ULA.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Happy Birthday to AO-7
The AO-7 Amateur Radio satellite turned 39 years old on November 15. Launched in 1974 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California as the second AMSAT Phase 2 ham satellite, AO-7 continues to amaze.
Carbon Nanotube Field Electron Emitters Will Get Space Testing
A pair of carbon nanotube arrays will be flying in space by the end of the year to test technology that could provide more efficient micro-propulsion for future generations of spacecraft.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Huntsville, Ala., contractor expands into Colorado Springs
An Alabama military contractor that specializes in aviation and missile research and development has opened an office in Colorado Springs.
Catholic Church of the Beatitudes: High Court to Hear Local Catholic...
For 17 years, on the first Wednesday of every month, Dennis Apel has participated in protests against missile testing outside the main gate of Vandenberg Air Force Base at the intersection of Highway 1 and Lompoc-Casmalia Road.