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Community networking spotlight – Part 3

Posted June 5, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Tom Weil, Air Force veteran and city manager for California City, has been part of the Air Force Materiel Command Community Liaison Program for just over two years. Weil’s position as chief administrator of a city with 14,000 residents makes him an ideal candidate for Kern County’s community liaison slot in the program. As a…

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NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

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June 8-12 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday Pork shank Baked potato Coleslaw Tuesday Chicken cordon bleu Mashed potatoes and gravy With vegetables Wednesday Taco salad Beef or turkey Thursday Orange chicken Fried rice & egg roll Friday Baked cod Macaroni & cheese Broccoli All Blue Plate Specials: $7.89 Drink not included. Medium beverage, $1.99,…

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News Briefs June 5, 2015

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Home buyers seminar The Housing Management Office is holding a Home Buyers Seminar 1-4 p.m., June 17 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. Whether you are a first time home buyer or looking to purchase an investment property, this seminar will offer beneficial information. A VA loan specialist and representative from the AV Board…

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Community networking spotlight – Part 3

Posted June 3, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.–Tom Weil, Air Force veteran and city manager for California City, has been part of the Air Force Materiel Command Community Liaison Program for just over two years. Weil’s position as chief administrator of a city with 14,000 residents makes him an ideal candidate for Kern County’s community liaison slot in…

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Bunch readies for departure with ‘fini flight’

Posted June 3, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Bobbi Zapka Maj. Gen. Arnold Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, poses for a photo with his wife, Carolyn, following his last proficiency flight at Edwards May 27. Maj. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, took to the skies one last time over Edwards AFB May…

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News Briefs May 29, 2015

Posted May 29, 2015 by

SAPR annual training The next SAPR annual training class, “Respect the Red Line,” is 2 p.m., June 1 at 2.p.m. at the base theater. This training is mandatory for all active duty personnel and DOD civilians. Plan ono arriving early as everyone must sign-in to get credit. Unit training managers will be responsible for tracking…

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Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad Bellay
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F-16 test pilots hit the ‘road’ to help train USAFE pilots

Posted May 29, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad Bellay An F-16 from the 416th Flight Test Squadron parked at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., during a Red Flag exercise in 2012. Two F-16 test pilots from the 416th Flight Test Squadron recently returned from a “roadshow” to Europe where they provided High Angle of Attack academics to U.S….

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Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber
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YF-22A brings in $25,000 for museum move

Posted May 29, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Bechtel Corporation presented a check for $25,000 to the Flight Test Historical Foundation at the Air Force Flight Test Museum May 21 to sponsor the YF-22A. (Left to right) Dr. David Smith, 412th Test Wing Installation Support director, and Lisa Gray, FTHF chairwoman, accepted the donation from Brian Sheridan…

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Retirement

Posted May 29, 2015 by

Air Force photograph Col. Rod Cregier retired May 21 at Hangar 1820. Cregier served as the F-35 program director for the 412th Test Wing, the highest profile program currently at Edwards. He was responsible for all Edwards-based support for the fifth generation fighter program. He graduated the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1985 earning honors…

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Summer safety begins with risk management

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Air Force graphic by Denise Stephens Increased travel and leisure activities that go hand-in-hand with the summer months require increased emphasis on risk management, said Air Force Chief of Ground Safety, Bill Parsons. Increased travel and leisure activities that go hand-in-hand with the summer months require increased emphasis on risk management, said Air Force Chief…

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