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Autonomous vehicles coming to PIRA

Self-driving vehicles may not be commonplace on city streets yet, but they are headed to the Precision Impact Range Area on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Eddie’s Quest to the Benefield Anechoic Facility

As a new group commander to the 412th Test Wing, I was recently amazed by the incredible engineering talent resident within the 412th Electronic Warfare Group at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Innovation: Fad or Foundation?

“Innovation.” The word rolls off virtually every senior leader’s tongue. Your supervisors may have asked, “How are you innovating? How are we spending Air Force innovation funds? Has our organization connected with AFWERX? What are your teams doing to innovate?”

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Mentorship propels AFTC vice commander’s career

Have fun, try something new, and give back and mentor are three parts that make up Col. Angela Suplisson’s life mantra. “I try to have fun in everything I do — whether at work or at home. A little bit of fun and camaraderie at work makes the team more productive."

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Aerial refueling probe light evaluations flown with KC-135: Effort to clear F-35 night refueling envelope

The F-35 program recently completed testing on an improved lighting assembly with the KC-135 that will enable the Navy and Marine Corps F-35 variants to refuel behind the tanker at night. Flight testing of the redesigned light, which attaches to a refueling probe, was led by Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Md., and supported by Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.


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Autonomous vehicles coming to PIRA

Posted  April 24, 2019

Self-driving vehicles may not be commonplace on city streets yet, but they are headed to the Precision Impact Range Area on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Air Force senior leaders update OCP uniform guidance

Posted  April 24, 2019

The Air Force announced April 23 new rules on Operational Camouflage Pattern uniforms that aim to better fit the needs of Airmen and the jobs they do while also holding fast to tradition. The changes highlighted include authorization of the two-piece Flight Duty Uniform in garrison and updated patch guidance for the OCP uniform. “During…

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Base commander addresses Desert High School students

Posted  April 24, 2019

Air Force photograph by Jade Black Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, talks with Desert High School students at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., April 18. Teichert commemorated the Month of the Military Child by thanking the students themselves. Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, addressed students at the…

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Police Week 2019

Posted  April 22, 2019

Police Week 2019 is scheduled for May 13-17. There are multiple events planned throughout the week: May 13, at 8 a.m. — Opening Ceremony and For the Fallen Ruck March at the Base Gym May 14, at 9 a.m. — Shooting Competition at CATM May 15, at noon — Over 30 vs. Under 30 Basketball Game…

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Eddie’s Quest to the Benefield Anechoic Facility

Posted  April 19, 2019

As a new group commander to the 412th Test Wing, I was recently amazed by the incredible engineering talent resident within the 412th Electronic Warfare Group at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

Full Story »