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Events

Tora! Tora! Tora!

Posted March 19, 2016 by Dennis Anderson

You're going to want to be listening to some Big Band music when you're reading this. You know the good stuff, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, and most of all, Glen Miller of the Army Air Corps Band.

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Local

High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Posted March 18, 2016 by Bob Alvis

Being the Air Force guy that I am, I used to find it hard sometimes to share stories of other branches of the military.

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Defense

Air Force leaders present fiscal 2017 budget request

Posted March 18, 2016 by SSgt. Alyssa C. Gibson

The military services’ secretaries and chiefs presented their respective branch’s fiscal year 2017 budget plan March 16 on Capitol Hill.

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Local

Team Edwards represents at state capitol

Posted March 18, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

A three-man team from Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., took a trip to the state capitol Feb. 29-March 1 to tell the story of Edwards at the fourth annual 2016 California Aerospace Days.

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Space & Technology

Educators learn about space station research

Posted March 18, 2016 by

An International Space Station, ISS, One Year Crew: Off the Earth, For the Earth educator workshop was held at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center's Office of Education’s Resource Center located at the AERO Institute in Palmdale, Calif., January 27.

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Local

Engineers in a classroom make learning fun

Posted March 18, 2016 by Linda KC Reynolds

Lockheed Martin engineers recently visited classrooms at New Vista Middle School and throughout the Antelope Valley to show kids just how exciting it is to be an engineer.

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NASA photograph by Lauren Hughes
Technology

New probe could improve sonic boom investigation

Posted March 18, 2016 by by Jay Levine,

An air data probe intended to improve investigation of sonic booms is flying on the F-15B aircraft at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center. Calif.

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Defense

Ike carrier strike group conducts missile exercise

Posted March 18, 2016 by Lt. j.g. Christian Asaban

Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (IKECSG) completed a multi-ship, live-fire exercise with the Standard Missile (SM-2), March 15.

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Space & Technology

SOFIA indicates star eruptions create, scatter elements with earth-like composition

Posted March 18, 2016 by

Observations made with NASA’s flying observatory, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy indicate that nova eruptions create elements that can form rocky planets, much like Earth.

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Navy photograph by PO2 Tyler Thompson
Defense

Navy submarines arrive in Arctic for ICEX 2016

Posted March 18, 2016 by

Two Los Angeles-class submarines arrived at U.S. Navy Ice Camp Sargo, a temporary station on top of a floating ice sheet in the Arctic, March 14, as part of Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2016.

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