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USO Show Troupe returning April 4

Posted March 25, 2016 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit The USO brought out the USO Show Troupe to Edwards AFB April 6, 2015. The troupe mainly performed Top 40 hits to the delight of the audience. The show returns April 4, 2016, to the Oasis Community Center beginning at 5 p.m. The USO Show Troupe is returning to…

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Prisoner of war shares 32 worst days

Posted September 25, 2015 by by Rebecca Amber

A ceremony honoring service members who are prisoners of war or missing in action was held in the Base Exchange Sept. 18 for National POW/MIA Recognition Day. The ceremony, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was attended by the American Legion and POW/MIA Patriot Guard. Guest speaker Andrew Ramirez shared the story of the…

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412th MXG to host annual Load Crew of the Year Competition for 2015

Posted February 12, 2016 by Master Sgt. Daniel Ivey

The ability to safely and rapidly load weapons on an aircraft is critical in combat situations. The specific function of a weapons load crew is to load their aircraft in the most expeditious and safest method possible while ensuring the reliability of the munitions.

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Team Edwards closes out Women’s History Month

Posted April 8, 2016 by

Courtesy photograph A flight of women from all backgrounds held a retreat ceremony at Bldg. 1 March 30 to officially end Edwards AFB’s Women’s History Month observance. Women’s History Month had its origins as a national celebration in 1981 when Congress passed Pub. L. 97-28, which authorized and requested the president to proclaim the week…

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Hispanic Heritage Month committee hosts luncheon

Posted October 16, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The 2015 Hispanic Heritage Month festivities came to a close Oct. 14 with a luncheon at Club Muroc. Eddie Zavala, NASA SOFIA program manager, was the keynote speaker at the luncheon. He spoke about his career with SOFIA, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy. He also shared why Hispanic Heritage Month is meaningful to him…

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Edwards community in full holiday mode

Posted December 11, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon Children play in the fake snow surrounding the Edwards community Christmas tree following the Edwards AFB Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The Edwards AFB community got a little brighter Dec. 4 at the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Children played in the fake snow surrounding the tree and had a special…

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News Briefs – March 4, 2016

Posted March 4, 2016 by

Car Seat Check Announcement Did you know child restraint systems (car seats) are misused 73 percent of the time? Did you know booster seats have been shown to reduce the risk of serious injury by 45 percent compared to seatbelts alone for children ages 4-8 years? In conjunction with Team Edwards Day March 14, the…

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Green Dot runners get green light

Posted September 14, 2016 by

Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner Dozens of Team Edwards members got up bright and early Sept. 7 to get some exercise and raise awareness of the Air Force Green Dot program. The 5K fun run/walk began at the Rosburg Fitness Center and continued onto the fitness center’s running trail. Green Dot is a violence…

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Quadriplegics share their strength at luncheon

Posted November 6, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Members of the 412th Test Wing recognized National Disability Employment Awareness Month during a luncheon hosted by the 412th Communications Squadron Oct. 28 at Club Muroc.

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Announcements – January 29, 2016

Posted January 29, 2016 by

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000! Sponsorship Opportunities Attention local business operators; Reach your military market! Edwards Services is proud to provide businesses the opportunity to show support of our military members through the AF Commercial Sponsorship Program. From 4th of July’s Freedom Fest to the annual Children’s Holiday Party held in…

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