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Former 412th Test Wing commander embodies ‘Captain Marvel’ spirit

Posted March 20, 2019 by Giancarlo Casem

In early February, roughly 80 female pilots gathered together on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to take part in the video filming of an Air Force Recruiting Service commercial.

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Federal tax changes could benefit Edwards AFB families

Posted March 20, 2019 by

Married couples on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., could benefit from a change in the tax codes that took effect earlier this year. Military spouses may benefit from the Veterans Benefits Transition Act of 2018. Spouses can now elect to use their service members legal residence for purposes of filing their state and local taxes,…

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Reasonable accommodations available to qualifying employees

Posted March 20, 2019 by

Reasonable accommodation under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended by the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, requires federal agencies to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. Reasonable accommodations can apply to the duties of the job and/or where and how job tasks are accomplished….

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461st FLTS lands two more F-35s for test

Posted March 18, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

The 461st Flight Test Squadron and F-35 Integrated Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., received two additional F-35As to support continued developmental testing March 7.

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SECAF announces resignation

Posted March 11, 2019 by

Upon a favorable final vote by the regents, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson announced her resignation March 8, after serving in her position as the service’s top civilian since May 2017, to accept the role as president of the University of Texas at El Paso.

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