Road trip takes satellite from Colo. to Vandenberg

By Janene Scully/Associate Editor janscully@santamariatimes.com |

Cargo set to launch from Delta 2 rocket in October

Ball Aerospace/Contributed Workers at Ball Aerospace and Technologies Co. work on the NPP environmental satellite, which recently arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base.

The first of a new generation of advanced weather satellites has finished the initial stage of […]

Duo are veterans of Delta rocket program

United Launch Alliance employees Bill Sobczak and Stephanie Gartrell have worked on the Delta rocket program at Vandenberg Air Force Base since the 1980s. The Delta program is marking its 50th anniversary in 2010. //Mark Brown/Staff

As the Delta 2 program marks a half century of launches this year, two workers at Vandenberg Air […]