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Thursday Apr 17 | Edhat
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Bomb Squad and Vandenberg Air Force Base's Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team are investigating a potentially explosive military ordnance that was reported at approximately 3:30 p.m.in the 1600 block of Copenhagen Drive located in Solvang's business district near residences.
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In a stealthy operation sometime either Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning -- crews wouldn't say exactly when -- workers started smashing the slabs of the former Onizuka Air Force Station's "Blue Cube" in a fitting end to a secretive Cold War icon that tracked Soviet satellites for decades.
An unarmed Minuteman II intercontinental ballistic missile test-launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
Just a few months ago, Ken LeMoult learned that his best friend, John Dodge, had died suddenly from an undiagnosed cardiac condition.
A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket carrying a classified National Reconnaissance Office spy satellite roared to life and climbed away from Cape Canaveral Thursday, a spectacular public start for a clandestine mission.
Southern Research Institute's Engineering Division is part of a Torch Technologies proposed team that was recently awarded a contract with a potential value of $71 million to support Redstone Arsenal's Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center's System Simulation and Development Directorate .
The U.S. will keep its current force of 450 land-based nuclear missiles but remove 50 from their launch silos as part of a plan to bring the U.S. into compliance with a 2011 U.S.-Russia arms control treaty, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
A secretive mission will pass a quiet milestone at the end of this month when the U.S. Air Force's unmanned spaceplane the X-37B surpasses 500 days in space.
An unarmed Minuteman 2 intercontinental ballistic missile launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., in this undated photo.
The top three acquisition priorities for the Air Force are the KC-46A aerial tanker, the F-35A Joint Strike Fighter and the Long Range Strike Bomber, officials told members of Congress during a hearing of House Armed Services Committee's subcommittee on seapower and projections forces, April 2. "On any given day, the Air Force's mobility aircraft ... (more)
U.S. Air Force policy requires that international media apply for accreditation at least 30 days before the launch.
Tap Thai moves to upper State Street, Radius announces sale of Vandenberg Garden Apartments and Heeluxe competes for new equipment Armada Wine & Beer Merchant owners Jaime Heer, left, and Tucker Huget say they've found a nice niche in a neighborhood of State Street that has lots of food options but fewer beverage-only options.