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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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Air Force’s top NCO gets look at all things Edwards

Posted March 22, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright received a whirlwind tour of the Center of the Aerospace Testing Universe March 18-19.

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New VISTA paint scheme gets artist’s approval

Posted March 22, 2019 by Kenji Thuloweit

Renowned aviation artist Mike Machat officially endorsed his latest work for the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School March 7 when he applied his signature to the school’s NF-16D VISTA in-flight simulator.

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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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