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Salutes & Awards

Team Edwards joins NASA in a salute to honor the fallen

Posted February 6, 2012 by anradmin

Forty-five years ago, on January 27, 1967, Gus Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffee lost their lives while sitting atop the launch pad when a fire broke out in their Apollo Capsule.
Only 73 seconds after launch on the morning of January 28…

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Legal Assistance Tip: The Uniformed Services Former Spouses’ Protection Act

Posted July 13, 2012 by by Capt. Francisco Ochoa

We are often asked to clarify the rights of a former spouse to a portion of a member’s retirement pay after divorce. The answer is in the Uniformed Services Former Spouses’ Protection Act, which recognizes the right of state courts to distribute military retired pay to a former spouse and provides a method of enforcing…

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Air Force

Register now, limited seats available in FAM 103

Posted July 13, 2012 by by AFMC Public Affairs

The Air Force Institute of Technology offers a myriad of resources and options available to those needing acquisition Continuous Learning Points. Course offerings are open to officers, enlisted, and civilians alike and are delivered through both live instruction and student-paced web formats. One of AFIT’s most important classes for the Acquisition community is FAM 103…

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Local

Houses on Edwards to get new appliances

Posted July 13, 2012 by by Jeanette J. White

More than 200 homes in the Mountain View and east end of Joshua Acres Housing Areas will soon receive new energy-efficient appliances thanks to funding received from Air Force Materiel Command...

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Wierzbanowski takes reins at 419th FLTS

Posted July 13, 2012 by Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner

Lt. Col. Jason Wierzbanowski addresses members of the 419th Flight Test Squadron after taking command July 9.

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Air Force

New heritage for 95th ABW, same tradition of excellence

Posted July 13, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

The 95th Air Base Wing, active at Edwards since 1994, transitioned to the 412th Test Wing July 13 during a ceremony officiated by Brig. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander.

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Events

News Briefs – July 13, 2012

Posted July 13, 2012 by anradmin

School district election There will be an election Nov. 6 to fill four seats on the governing board of the Muroc Unified School District. The four seats are: North Edwards (four-year term) Edwards AFB (two-year term) Edwards AFB (four-year term) Boron (four-year term) Candidates must be registered voters living in the trustee area to be…

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Air Force

Top priority for AFTC: Delivering war-winning capabilities more efficiently

Posted July 13, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

After 61 years of rich history and an unwavering commitment to provide the warfighter with the most advanced systems and technologies...

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Brig. Gen. Brewer takes command of 412th TW

Posted July 13, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

Following the re-designation of the Air Force Flight Test Center to the Air Force Test Center and the transition of the 95th Air Base Wing to...

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Local

APET Rescue – July 13, 2012

Posted July 13, 2012 by

APET Rescue is looking for adult volunteers. If you are interested, visit APET Resuce at 615 South Forbes Avenue, or call (661) 258-9525. APET Rescue is open 4:30 – 6 p.m., Monday – Friday, and 3:30 – 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.

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