Vandenberg AFB

File photo of a Delta II rocket launching from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Air Force Conducts 2nd Missile Test In Week From Calif.

The Air Force has test-launched an unarmed Minuteman 3 missile.


(credit: NASA)

Rocket With Ocean Satellite Launches From Vandenberg AFB

A rocket carrying an Earth-observing satellite launched early Friday on a mission to measure the saltiness of the ocean from space.