High Desert Hangar Stories: Lockheed remembers one of its own –...

Courtesy photographVisalia Union High school graduate Joseph MacKenzie Fluty. We will never see another conflict like the one we had in World War...

Almond Blossom Festival honors veterans

Photograph by Paul KinisonBetty Ermey, daughter of Gunny R. Lee Ermey, served as grand marshall for the 2019 Almond Blossom Festival Parade. The 70th...

Golden Age of Flight Test at Edwards with Johnny Armstrong

Courtesy photographSecond Lt. Johnny Armstrong, Capt. Fitz Fulton and Master Sgt. Cliff Garringer. My husband Al and I feel incredibly blessed to have known...

LACAS, Team Edwards combine forces to bring world-class air shows to...

With a slap on the table and an emphatic "This is happening!" Brig. Gen. E. John "Dragon" Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, made official...

Northrop Grumman Palmdale facility awarded quality plant of year

Northrop Grumman photographPalmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence was awarded the 2019 Quality Plant of the Year by Quality Magazine. PALMDALE, Calif.--Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale...

High Desert Hangar Stories: The Control Tower — Can history be...

Courtesy photographThe Control tower at War Eagle Field, the heart of air operations at the historic field. Many of you know of my respect...

Virgin Galactic helps NASA mature space tech

Virgin Galactic photographThe NASA Johnson technology payload is loaded into Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo on Dec. 13, 2018. The payload flew again on the...

Congresswoman Hill gets inside look at Plant 42

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitU.S. Congresswoman Katie Hill (left) is welcomed by U.S. Air Force Plant 42 director John Esch Feb. 21....

Community college partnership helps land aerospace jobs for hundreds of students

Northrop Grumman photographTechnicians at the Northrop Grumman Palmdale facility. For much of the past two decades, a remarkable partnership between Antelope Valley College and...

Construction of long-awaited museum begins

Courtesy photographConstruction has begun on the new Flight Test Museum outside the west gate of Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Construction has begun on...