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  • LAAFB Celebrates Third Birthday of U.S. Space Force

    It was in 1954 when the first military space organization, the Western Development Division, was created to manage the U.S. Air Force’s ballistic missile program. Now, 68 years later, on Dec. 20, 2022, members gathered to celebrate the third anniversary of the United States Space Force – a service

  • Space Force Awards Top Honors to Space Base Delta 3 Guardian

    Space Base Delta’s 3 Sgt Tarek Salem received U.S. Space Force’s Polaris Award for Character during the first annual Space Force Ball held in Los Angeles on Nov. 18. The ceremony marked the first year the military branch executed its own unique, service-wide annual awards program.

  • LAAFB Airmen and Guardians team up with the LA Lakers for Veterans Day, 2022

    On Nov. 2 and Nov. 11, 2022, Space Systems Command and Space Base Delta 3 service members participated in basketball clinics with the Los Angeles Lakers at the Crypto Arena in downtown LA. The Veterans Day event, ‘Hoops for Troops,’ consisted of basketball drills and team-building exercises to

  • Bod Pod at LAAFB Makes Quick Work of Measuring Body Composition

    Health and fitness often take a back seat as the holiday season approaches. Fortunately, they don’t have to for Los Angeles Air Force (LAAFB) personnel who now have access to the latest technology in measuring body composition readily available to them with the Bod Pod, a computerized, egg-shaped

  • Lodging divestiture, right-sizing underway to ensure future mission success

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- The Department of the Air Force is divesting lodging operations at nine installations and right-sizing facility capacity at others to meet a Defense Department requirement that all lodging is self-sustaining without taxpayer funding. In a 2020 memorandum,

  • New reporting options for sexual harassment victims

    Uniformed Airmen and Guardians who experience sexual harassment now have the option to file a restricted or unrestricted report with the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) office to access advocacy services and supportive referrals. This change now allows members to seek support services