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Celebrating our veterans

Posted November 6, 2015 by

The historic Lancaster Cemetery located in the heart of the City of Lancaster, Calif., will host a Veterans Day ceremony 9 a.m., Nov. 11 at the Veterans Court of Honor. “As always, we are honoring and celebrating veterans from all wars and conflicts,” said a cemetery spokesperson. “Our speaker will be author, photographer and veteran’s…

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NASA celebrates Earth Day with public events, online activities

Posted April 20, 2016 by

This year, NASA will celebrate Earth Day, April 22, with a variety of live and online activities April 21-22, to engage the public in the agency’s mission to better understand and protect our home planet.

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McCarthy to Hold U.S. Service Academy Forum

Posted October 21, 2016 by

BAKERSFIELD, CA – Congressman Kevin McCarthy will hold a forum in Bakersfield for students in the 23rd Congressional District interested in attending one of the U.S. Service Academies on Oct. 29, 2016.   “Our nation’s Service Academies provide our students with the opportunity to obtain an excellent education and also equip our young people with…

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Miramar hosts 2016 air show 

Posted October 7, 2016 by John Battey

The U.S. Navy flight demonstration team the Blue Angels were the headline act the 2016 Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Air Show Sept. 23-25. Additionally, the Marines’ newest aircraft the F-35 — the world’s first 5th generation stealth fighter — made a rare appearance at a California air show, performing a demo of its STOVL…

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Upcoming Events – December 2015

Posted December 4, 2015 by

Dec. 4 — Lecture: The InSight Mission – Journey to the Center of Mars, Pasadena, Calif. Dec. 4 — Galaxy Forum New York 2015, Scarsdale, N.Y. Dec. 7 — Phobos and Deimos Webcast: Phobos as an Exploration Destination and Base for Mars Exploration Dec. 7 — Online Seminar: The Ecological Physiology of Earth’s Second Oxygen…

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LA County Air Show set for March 24-25

Posted December 6, 2017 by

Air Show to honor Skunk Works 75th anniversary The Los Angeles County Air Show (LACAS) organizers along with Presenting Sponsor, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, have announced that the Los Angeles County Air Show returns to General William J. Fox Airfield on March 24 and 25, 2018. This year’s theme — “First, Fastest and Farthest —…

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Living history at Planes of Fame

Posted June 29, 2016 by

Three World War II veterans will be on hand for the July 2 Planes of Fame Air Museum ‘Living History Flying Day.” Tuskegee Airman and P-51 pilot Lt. Col. Robert Friend; P-51 Mustang pilot Walter Drake; and B-17 Flying Fortress ball turret gunner Wilbur Richardson will all be part of a speaker panel that will…

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LA County Air Show information

Posted March 23, 2018 by

Location, time The Los Angeles County Air Show is March 24-25, 2018, at William J. Fox Airfield in Lancaster, Calif. Gates open at 9 a.m. with performances running from approximately 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day of the two-day show. Parking information There is ample parking and superb traffic management. Parking, however, is not free….

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Annual air show again set for Fox Field

Posted March 23, 2018 by

The Los Angeles County Air Show will be at General William J. Fox Airfield in Lancaster, Calif., March 24-25. Now in its fifth year, the air show, powered by lead sponsor Lockheed Martin, will celebrate the impact the Antelope Valley has had on the aeronautical industry with its theme of ‘First, Fastest and Farthest!” This…

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Hogs and Horses to honor veterans May 6

Posted May 5, 2017 by Dennis Anderson

Courtesy photograph Vito Canzaneri. ACTON, Calif.—Hogs and Horses, the motorcycle poker run and trail ride, will be honoring veterans at the May 6 barbecue and entertainment, one of them a paratrooper veteran of the Korean War, and also the first female soldier to be recognized by the volunteer non-profit that supports the veterans outreach organized…

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