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Autonomous vehicles coming to PIRA

Posted April 24, 2019 by Giancarlo Casem

Self-driving vehicles may not be commonplace on city streets yet, but they are headed to the Precision Impact Range Area on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Air Force senior leaders update OCP uniform guidance

Posted April 24, 2019 by

The Air Force announced April 23 new rules on Operational Camouflage Pattern uniforms that aim to better fit the needs of Airmen and the jobs they do while also holding fast to tradition. The changes highlighted include authorization of the two-piece Flight Duty Uniform in garrison and updated patch guidance for the OCP uniform. “During…

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Base commander addresses Desert High School students

Posted April 24, 2019 by

Air Force photograph by Jade Black Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, talks with Desert High School students at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., April 18. Teichert commemorated the Month of the Military Child by thanking the students themselves. Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, addressed students at the…

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Eddie’s Quest to the Benefield Anechoic Facility

Posted April 19, 2019 by Col. Sean Bradley

As a new group commander to the 412th Test Wing, I was recently amazed by the incredible engineering talent resident within the 412th Electronic Warfare Group at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Prescribed fire burns on Edwards scheduled to begin April 28

Posted April 12, 2019 by

While wildland fire is not a common occurrence on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., fire management is a pivotal activity that can affect natural resource management activities and provide man-made asset protection. Prescribed fire burn activities are planned for the Muroc Lake Golf Course near Rosamond Blvd. and Old Area C near Bailey Road from…

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Mentorship propels AFTC vice commander’s career

Posted April 5, 2019 by Giancarlo Casem

Have fun, try something new, and give back and mentor are three parts that make up Col. Angela Suplisson’s life mantra. “I try to have fun in everything I do — whether at work or at home. A little bit of fun and camaraderie at work makes the team more productive."

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Team Edwards enjoy coffee with local veterans

Posted April 5, 2019 by

Air Force photograph by Danny Bazzell Staff Sgt. Laronald Poston, 412th Security Forces Squadron, Col. Gwendolyn Foster, 412th Medical Group commander, Lt. Col. Matthew Keysor, 412th MDG chief of medical staff, Master Sgt. Nicholas Scott, 412th Medical Support Squadron, and Juan Blanco, Coffee4Vets president, pose for a photo at a Coffee4Vets event in Lancaster, Calif.,…

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Aerial refueling probe light evaluations flown with KC-135: Effort to clear F-35 night refueling envelope

Posted March 27, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

The F-35 program recently completed testing on an improved lighting assembly with the KC-135 that will enable the Navy and Marine Corps F-35 variants to refuel behind the tanker at night. Flight testing of the redesigned light, which attaches to a refueling probe, was led by Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Md., and supported by Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Breakfast, bacon bolsters base bonds

Posted March 27, 2019 by Giancarlo Casem

Air Force photograph by Giancarlo Casem Chief Master Sgt. James Coleman, 412th Test Wing acting command chief, Airman 1st Class Cameron Hawthorne, 412th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Staff Sgt. Akina Jones, 412th AMDS, and Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th TW commander, pose for a photo during a Strong Family Program event at the Mojave Sky…

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Time to help: AFAF season kicks off at Edwards

Posted March 25, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. James Coleman, 412th TW acting command chief, pose for a photo while filling out their Air Force Assistance Fund donation forms March 22. Standing in the back, from left to right are this year’s AFAF managers:…

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