Vandenberg AFB was selected as the West Coast landing and launch center for the Space Shuttle, but was not called upon to serve as such.
1959 – The US launches its first polar-orbiting satellite from Vandenberg AFB.
1972 – Vandenberg AFB is named as the secondary base for Space Shuttle operations.
1995 – The California Spaceport is created at Vandenberg
2011 – SpaceX announces intentions to revive one of the older launch towers for use with the Falcon Heavy launch vehicle.
Lompoc, CA, USA
369 ft. (112 m)
Manned and Unmanned Suborbital and Orbital
United States Military and Commercial