High Desert Hangar Stories: D-Day “Dicing” Part One – The Lead-Up

We are on the threshold of celebrating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day in a few weeks. In modern society, we find the importance of remembering...

Volunteers use elbow grease for vets’ housing project

Fences went up May 11 on a vacant lot at Division Street and Avenue R, the site being developed as a Veterans Enriched Neighborhood...

Students solar, electric cars rev up to win

In preparation for an upcoming competition, 20 students in Palmdale High School’s Engineering Academy have been spending as much time as possible perfecting their...

Car, motorcycle show raises funds for local charities

More than 70 cars, trucks and motorcycles were on display at the 9th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle show and fundraiser at the Lancaster...

12 exposed to debris, pilot safe after F-16 hits warehouse

RIVERSIDE, Calif.--A warehouse worker said he heard the deafening noise of an F-16 jet moments before it smashed through the roof of the building...

Virgin Galactic moving to New Mexico from Mojave

At a May 10 press conference at the New Mexico State Capitol Building in Santa Fe, hosted by New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham,...

High Desert Hangar Stories: The N-9MB — Not an eagle in...

On April 22, we suffered a tremendous loss when Planes of Fame pilot David Vopat and the historic Northrop N-9MB were both lost in...

Skunk Works ‘takes over’ Palmdale classroom

Students at Palmdale High School in Palmdale, Calif., had a big surprise waiting for them the morning of April 18, when they entered Ruben...

Edwards to host Retiree Appreciation Day

Edwards Air Force Base’s 2019 Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be 8 a.m.-noon, May 18 at the Airman & Family Readiness Center — Bldg....

Opportunity awaits veterans back home

A door opens into a room at Antelope Valley College’s Lancaster campus, representing paths to the future for military veterans and their dependents. For at...