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Upcoming African American History Month activities

Posted January 29, 2016 by

February is African American History Month. The festivities will begin Feb. 2 with the opening ceremony at the Base Exchange and will end with a luncheon at Club Muroc Feb. 25. In 1925, the first Negro History Week was announced by historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and…

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Test wing commander speaks at Memorial Day ceremony in Bakersfield

Posted June 1, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula Brig. Gen. Carl Schaefer, 412th Test Wing commander, was among several distinguished guests who came to honor the men and women who gave their lives in the fight for freedom at Bakersfield National Cemetery May 26, 2018. Brig. Gen. Carl Schaefer, commander of the 412th Test Wing at Edwards…

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Team Edwards parades down Diamond Street

Posted October 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Rosamond’s Windswept Ranch participants approached the judges table to give them a close up look at their camels in the Armed Forces Appreciation Day Parade Sept. 26. Four NCOs from Edwards AFB served as judges for the annual parade. The ranch took 3rd place in the “other” category for…

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Register now for second ‘Run With History’ Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and exotic car show

Posted March 25, 2016 by

Register now for Edwards AFBs second “Run with History” Half Marathon, 10K and 5K run. The run starts at 7 a.m., May 14. Come and run on the world-famous Rogers Dry Lakebed and around the world’s largest compass rose. There will also be various aircraft, static displays, historical markers along the route. Additionally, an exotic car show…

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News Briefs – January 29, 2016

Posted January 29, 2016 by

AFMC Weather Award winner Congratulations to Phillip Harvey from 412th Operations Support Squadron who is Air Force Materiel Command’s 2015 Air Force Weather Individual Awards, Civilian Category II winner and Air Force nominee.   Legal office closed The 412th Test Wing Legal Office will be closed Feb. 1 beginning at 11 a.m.  Normal business hours…

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Family Fall Festival brings community together

Posted October 23, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber The Lancaster Sheriff’s Department set up a mat for self-defense demonstrations at the Family Fall Festival Oct. 15.   In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Family Advocacy and 412th Test Wing Helping Agencies held its first annual Family Fall Festival Oct. 15 at Arnold Park. The festival had…

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Edwards to commemorate Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Posted April 23, 2018 by

Traditional dances and music performances accompanied Far East and Pacific foods at the Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month culture show and food tasting event at Stripes Lounge last May. This year’s finale will be held May 22 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. To…

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News Briefs – January 8, 2016

Posted January 8, 2016 by

Road work Phase II of pavement repair on Rosamond Boulevard began began Jan. 5 and will continue through Jan. 15. Once again, traffic will be reduced to one lane each way for a stretch of two miles for approximately two weeks. The speed limit around the construction will be reduced to 45 mph. Drivers should…

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Family Advocacy offers classes, events during April

Posted April 8, 2016 by

The Family Advocacy Program has scheduled several classes and events throughout the month of April to help people living and working at Edwards Air Force Base. Classes are open to all active duty, civilian, contractors and their family members.   P.R.E.P. (Couple’s Relationship Enhancement Workshop) This six-week workshop is intended to address issues such as…

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‘Develop Your Mental Toughness’ is theme for upcoming Wingman Day, Nov. 2

Posted October 30, 2015 by

Air Force illustration by Senior Airman John Linzmeier Wingman Day is scheduled for Nov. 2 on Edwards Air Force Base. The day is an opportunity for Airmen to step outside of their day-to-day work environment and focus on team-building exercises. Wingman Day encourages Comprehensive Airmen Fitness, enhancing resiliency skills with group activities to promote physical,…

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