High Desert Hangar Stories

Courtesy photographThe end of the story, the final resting place of 1st Lt. Joseph Fluty in the Visalia District Cemetery.Lockheed remembers one of...

Vet group puts fun into 5K color run; volunteers needed

PALMDALE, Calif.—The Antelope Valley non-profit group working to prevent veteran homelessness is seeking volunteers and runners who are ready to “show their colors” on...

World’s largest airplane makes first flight

Photograph by Peter W. Merlin Stratolaunch, the world’s largest airplane, took to the air for the first time April 13, following more than eight years...

WW2 remains coming home for burial

Remains of four Tulare county Air Force men who died in the European theater during World War II are being returned aboard the U.S....

Mojave Air and Spaceport hosts annual Experimental Fly-In

Photograph by Cathy HansenThe celebration kicked off the night before with the Indoor Fly-in Build & Fly Competition in the Witt Event Center,...

Canyon County Sailor named Sailor of the Day serving aboard Navy...

Navy photograph by SA Jordan Ripley U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Hailie Stout, from Canyon Country, Calif., poses for a photograph as the Sailor of...

USS Abraham Lincoln

Navy photograph by PO3 Jeremiah Bartelt ATLANTIC OCEAN--Machinery Repairman 1st Class Tiffiany Trombley, left, from Rosamond, Calif., and Machinery Repairman 3rd Class Ryan Smith, from...

HT April 19

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Amy K. Connell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an...

The Raiders remembered

Courtesy photographLt. Col. Richard Cole, last of the Doolittle Raiders. Last week an airman died, and with his passing so too comes the end...

In California, giant Stratolaunch jet flies for first time

A giant six-engine aircraft with the world's longest wingspan completed what company officials called a superb initial flight over California's Mojave Desert, bringing to...