tanker4
Local

KC-46 program refueler touches down at Edwards

Posted October 23, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

The KC-46 program's first test aircraft, a Boeing 767-2C (EMD-1), departed from its home at Boeing Field in Seattle and touched down at Edwards for the first time Oct. 15.

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula
Local

New director takes helm at 412th Force Support Squadron

Posted November 25, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula Col. Eric Leshinsky, 412th Mission Support Group commander, and Janice L. Hollen pose for a photo with the 412th Force Support Squadron guidon. Hollen will serve as the new director of the squadron. The assumption of leadership ceremony was held at the Airman and Family Readiness Center Nov. 20,…

Full Story »

Local

NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

Posted January 29, 2016 by

Feb. 1-5 Monday Beef stroganoff Over egg noodles Vegetables Tuesday Beef taco salad Wednesday Meat loaf Mashed potatoes and gravy Vegetables Thursday Chicken Teriyaki Fried rice & Egg roll Friday Baked cod Macaroni and cheese Broccoli All Blue Plate Specials — $7.89 Drink not included. Medium Beverage $1.99, large $2.09 Robin Hood and Anthony’s Pizza…

Full Story »

Local

NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

Posted April 8, 2016 by

April 11-15 Monday Beef and broccoli White rice Tuesday Beef taco salad Wednesday Pork loin Mashed potatoes and gravy Vegetables Thursday Chicken teriyaki Fried rice and egg roll Friday Bake cod Rice pilaf and vegetables Vegetables All Blue Plate Specials — $7.89 Drink not included. Medium beverage $1.99, large $2.09 Robin Hood and Anthony’s Pizza…

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Christopher Ball
Local

Schaefer highlights Edwards accomplishments, updates team at CC call

Posted June 12, 2016 by Kenji Thuloweit

Dramatic video from an F-16 cockpit documents a pilot in distress as his heads-up display shows his plane headed towards the ground.

Full Story »

dfrc-sonic-booms3
Local

NASA test flights examine effect of atmospheric turbulence on sonic booms

Posted August 31, 2016 by

NASA has concluded a series of flights designed to study the way sonic booms travel through the atmosphere.

Full Story »

eafb-tps
Local

Adaptive flight control testing benefits TPS, university students

Posted November 15, 2016 by Christopher Ball

A recent test management project helped not only to validate an adaptive flight control system, but provided valuable educational experience to military and university students.

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Kayla Fagan
Local

Arts and Crafts Center hosts first Stained Glass Class

Posted February 3, 2017 by Kayla Fagan

Air Force photograph by Kayla Fagan Cheyenne Bower, Arts and Crafts director (left), demonstrates how to use a grinder machine for participant Jasmine Johengen at the first Stained Glass Class held Jan. 26, 2017, at the Arts & Crafts Center at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Thirteen members of the Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.,…

Full Story »

DM-heritage4
Local

A-10 West Heritage Flight Team returns to the skies

Posted March 31, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Mya M. Crosby

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Mya M. Crosby A U.S. Air Force A-10C Thunderbolt II, assigned to the 354th Fighter Squadron and a part of the A-10 West Heritage Flight Team, and a P-38 Lightning fly in formation during the Los Angeles County Air Show in Lancaster, Calif., March 26, 2017. The A-10…

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber
Local

Local artist revisits lost artwork after more than two decades

Posted October 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Shortly after a 23-year-old comic book-style mural was discovered during renovation in Dorm 2424, the artist was found to be living in the local Antelope Valley area. The artist, Gregory Wilson, was notified by a friend about the story of the art discovery, which was posted to the Edwards AFB website and in the Desert Wings newspaper.

Full Story »

 
 


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.