AFRL team receives prestigious award for life-saving aircraft technology

The Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto-GCAS) team won the 2018 Robert J. Collier Trophy, an award bestowed annually by the National Aeronautic Association...

New munitions bunker open for business

A new munitions bunker is now officially open for business following a ribbon cutting ceremony on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., May 16, 2019. “I...

New checklist changes increases combat air power

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--For years, the Raptor community has endured ground aborts for deployment and readiness flights due to a hardware limitation associated...

F-35 AGCAS recommended for fielding

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula An F-35 Lightning II conduct the first operational live-fire test of AIM-120 missiles released from an internal weapons...

Autonomous vehicles coming to PIRA

Air Force photograph by Giancarlo Casem A Humvee rolls down a dirt road at the Precision Impact Range Area at Edwards Air Force Base,...

Eddie’s Quest to the Benefield Anechoic Facility

Air Force photograph by Christopher Okula A B-1 Lancer is positioned inside the Benefield Anechoic Facility on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., in preparation...

Construction of long-awaited museum begins

Construction has begun on the new Flight Test Museum campus outside the west gate of Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. The project kicked off Jan....

Air Force Test Center Command team outlines vision

As the lead agency in the realm of test and evaluation, the Air Force Test Center is tasked with testing tomorrow’s aerospace systems while...

Congresswoman Hill gets inside looks at plant 42

Members of U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, Calif., and the 412th Test Wing hosted Congresswoman Katie Hill for an informational tour Feb....