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Student Airborne Earth Science Program celebrates 10th year

Posted July 20, 2018 by

NASA photograph Twenty-eight undergraduate students are participating in an eight-week NASA airborne science program field experience designed to immerse them in the agency’s Earth Science research. Embarking on its tenth year, NASA’s Student Airborne Research Program, provides a unique opportunity for undergraduate students majoring in the sciences, mathematics and engineering to participate in all aspects…

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Total Force effort brings needed improvements in two-week’s time

Posted July 13, 2018 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit Civil engineer Airmen lay asphalt in front of Club Muroc as part of a complete repaving project. More than 80 Airmen from across the nation joined 412th Civil Engineer Squadron personnel to complete three large construction projects at Edwards. More than 80 Airmen from across the nation joined the…

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Blake becomes new commandant at U.S.A.F. Test Pilot School

Posted July 11, 2018 by Kenji Thuloweit

Col. Ryan Blake took the helm as the new commandant of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., during a change of command ceremony held in Hangar 1207, July 10.

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Desert tortoises up for adoption

Posted July 11, 2018 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit The Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.) Desert Tortoise Adoption Program is looking for base residents to foster captive desert tortoises. Members of the program say desert tortoises are low maintenance and make great pets. Adoptions through the program are free and no prior knowledge of reptiles is needed as…

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Thousands celebrate Independence Day at Summer Bash 2018

Posted July 9, 2018 by Laura Motes

Air Force photograph by Laura Motes Fireworks light up the sky at the Summer Bash at Wings Field, July 4. Patriotic music such as the Air Force Song and the Star Spangled Banner accompanied the 20-minute show. This year’s Summer Bash, hosted by the 412th Force Support Squadron, drew thousands of active duty and civilian…

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