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Team Edwards undergoes combined IG inspection

Posted March 20, 2015 by Jet Fabara

How do Air Force bases gauge whether they are up to par with Air Force standards on how to operate and function as an installation? That's where Inspector General Unit Effectiveness Inspections play an important role.

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News Briefs March 13, 2015

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SRB changes Effective March 12, a complete Selective Reenlistment Bonus listing is available from the myPERS website [https://mypers.af.mil/]. For detailed information, type “Selective Reenlistment Bonus” into the search bar on the home page. Airmen should contact the Military Personnel Section to determine their eligibility to reenlist with a SRB entitlement. SRB POCs can be contacted…

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TPS students ‘stay classy’ during test management project

Posted March 13, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

It's Test Management Project season at the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School. In order to earn a master's degree in flight test, each student must successfully complete a TMP, the school's equivalent of a thesis, and present the results in June.

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90-year-old Holocaust survivor tells resilient story

Posted March 13, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Albert Rosa is 90 years old today. He is happy and energetic and boldly proclaims, "God bless America, it's the best land in the world."

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News Briefs March 6, 2015

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MPS closures The Military Personnel Section will be closed March 6, 14 and 20, from noon-4:30 p.m. for on in-house training. The CAC/DEERS office will remain open during its normal business hours 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. For more information, call 661-277-4366. Legal assistance postponement Due to a severe shortage of manpower,…

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Edwards leadership discuss economic impact at AVBOT

Posted March 6, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber The Antelope Valley Board of Trade Business Outlook Conference was held in Lancaster, California, Feb. 27. The Antelope Valley Board of Trade held its 43rd annual Business Outlook Conference Feb. 27 at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds. The “Made in the Antelope Valley” themed event was bigger than ever before,…

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2015 Total Force Climate Survey slated for March*

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Total Force Airmen will have an opportunity to express their opinions to Air Force leadership during the 2015 Total Force Climate Survey slated for March 13-April 27. The purpose of the survey is to assess the opinions and perceptions of Air Force active duty, Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve and civilian personnel on a…

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Local school meetings open to public

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The Muroc Joint Unified School District†is holding meetings open to the public. Below is a list of meetings in March. For more information, or any questions, call the Edwards AFB school liaison officer at 661-277-2456. March 11 Muroc Joint Unified School District Local†Control Accountability Plan Meeting Location: District Office, 17100 Foothill Ave., North Edwards 10-11…

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Vince Vaughn treats troops at Edwards to advance USO screening of new film ‘Unfinished Business’

Posted March 6, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

Actor Vince Vaughn treated Team Edwards to an advance USO movie screening of his upcoming film "Unfinished Business."

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Work to begin on Lancaster Blvd.

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Work to widen Lancaster Blvd. south of the South Gate Entry Control Point began†March 4†and will continue until late May. Speed limits will be reduced and periodic flagman controls will be enforced to approximately 1/2 mile south of the gate.††The 412th Civil Engineer Group is committed to keeping Lancaster Blvd. and the South Gate open…

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