The AFFTM restoration facility has moved

AFFTM photograph The Air Force Flight Test Museum restoration facility has moved from Main Base to the historical North Base. The restoration facility is now...

412th Maintenance Group change of command

Air Force photograph by Ethan WagnerBrig. Gen. Carl Schaefer (left), 412th Test Wing commander, hands the 412th Maintenance Group guidon to the group's...

Children prep for Women’s Equality Day

Air Force photograph by Taylor Steele On Aug. 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified enabling all American women to the rights...

NASA Armstrong previews worldwide atmospheric mission

NASA photograph by Ken UlbrichMedia observe as ground crews tow NASA’s DC-8 airborne laboratory into its Palmdale, Calif., hangar. NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center...

RASCAL pod innovation enhances test capabilities

Air Force photograph by Christian TurnerTwo RASCAL pods running simultaneous tests saved more than $1 million worth of time for modification and lost...

High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Maj. Henry J. Deutschendorf was a U.S. Air Force pilot who served in World War II, Korea, Vietnam and the Cold War. A four-war pilot,...

Two-month UAS flight test series concludes

NASA photographNASA’s Ikhana Unmanned Aircraft System flew 19 missions to test and validate algorithms developed to provide advanced Detect-and-Avoid alerts to UAS pilots...

Branch Elementary student takes major stride by qualifying for Junior Olympics

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitEleven-year-old Zack Gilbertson completes a lap at the base track July 7 in preparation for an appearance in...

Palmdale Solar Falcon ready for Solar Car Challenge

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsWrapped and ready to roll -- Palmdale High School Principal Kristina Ramos takes a spin after the Solar Falcon...

National Test Pilot School is certified by EASA

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsInternational students enrolled at the National Test Pilot School in Mojave, Calif., work on an aircraft as part of...