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FTHF to break ground on new museum building

Posted March 21, 2018 by

The Flight Test Historical Foundation will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 1 p.m., March 23 for the new Air Force Flight Test Museum Campus.

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Space

Space telescope primary mirror fully assembled

Posted February 5, 2016 by

The 18th and final primary mirror segment is installed on what will be the biggest and most powerful space telescope ever launched. The final mirror installation Feb. 3 at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland marks an important milestone in the assembly of the agency's James Webb Space Telescope.

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High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Posted December 2, 2016 by Bob Alvis

Santa Ana winds blow mostly in autumn and winter, but can also arise at other times of the year.

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Local

Local hero honored

Posted February 8, 2019 by Dennis Anderson

On a mission in December1944, Charles “Charlie” Rader, was top turret gunner, one of a 10-man crew on a B-17 heavy bomber from the “Rum Hounds” Squadron, flying out of Foggia, Italy, with the 15th Air Force.

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Business

Lockheed Martin delivers first HC-130J Combat King II to California Air National Guard

Posted April 9, 2018 by

Lockheed Martin delivered the first HC-130J Combat King II combat search and rescue tanker to the California Air National Guard April 5 at the company's site in Marietta, Ga.

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Local

NASA pays tribute to three tragedies and lessons noted

Posted February 17, 2017 by Linda KC Reynolds

NASA centers across the country paid tribute to the crews of Apollo 1 and space shuttles Challenger and Columbia Jan. 26 during a Day of Remembrance, and a special talk at NASA Armstrong Feb. 9 by Assistant Director for Strategic Implementation, Steven Schmidt.

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Business

Raytheon begins delivery of railgun pulse power containers

Posted May 23, 2016 by

Raytheon has begun deliveries of pulse power containers in support of the U.S. Navy's Railgun program.

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Defense

CSAF describes future of conflict

Posted July 28, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein addressed the future of the Total Force, operations in space and the importance of a multi-domain, networked approach to warfare during an Air Force Association breakfast at the Mitchel Institute in Washington, D.C., July 26, 2017.

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Local

150,000 gathered on Washington Mall in 1982

Posted November 10, 2017 by Dennis Anderson

This year’s presentation of the Antelope Valley Vietnam Memorial slated for Nov. 8-13 is themed to honor and celebrate the 35th anniversary of the original Vietnam War Memorial on the Mall in Washington, D.C.

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Defense

Maintainers load GBU-12s onto F-35As for first time

Posted March 11, 2016 by 1st Lt. Jenny Hyden

In the morning hours of March 3, 33rd Fighter Wing maintainers loaded four GBU-12 munitions into F-35A Lighting II aircraft for the first time, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

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