Events

September 14, 2016
 

Green Dot runners get green light

Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner

Dozens of Team Edwards members got up bright and early Sept. 7 to get some exercise and raise awareness of the Air Force Green Dot program. The 5K fun run/walk began at the Rosburg Fitness Center and continued onto the fitness center’s running trail. Green Dot is a violence prevention initiative with a goal of reducing power-based personal violence, specifically stalking, sexual abuse and partner/domestic assault in the Air Force communities. Prizes were given out to the top finishers along with T-shirts for the runners. The Air Force contracted the non-profit Green Dot organization to provide violence prevention tools to the total Air Force over the next three years. The Green Dot itself represents one person’s small action to prevent interpersonal violence, such as intervening when witnessing a potential act of violence, or simply displaying an awareness poster somewhere.




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Eddie’s Quest to the Benefield Anechoic Facility

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula A B-1 Lancer is positioned inside the Benefield Anechoic Facility on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., in preparation for a series of electronic warfare tests, July 27, 2016. The BAF prov...
 
 

Innovation: Fad or Foundation?

Air Force photograph Maj. Gen. Carl Schaefer (left), Air Force Materiel Command deputy commander, observes activities with a volunteer from the Columbus Zoo during an Air Force Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics o...
 
 

Prescribed fire burns on Edwards scheduled to begin April 28

While wildland fire is not a common occurrence on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., fire management is a pivotal activity that can affect natural resource management activities and provide man-made asset protection. Prescribed fire burn activities are planned for the Muroc Lake Golf Course near Rosamond Blvd. and Old Area C near Bailey Road from...