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31st TES ramps up for F-35 initial operational testing at Edwards

Posted March 23, 2012 by Staff

Flight test at Edwards normally consists of squadrons taking an aircraft from the developmental test phase and preparing it for its operational test phase at another base.
For members with the 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron, a tenant unit assigned here under the Air Combat Command…

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Edwards Dance Factory dancers dazzle at Disneyland

Posted May 18, 2012 by Staff

Dancers from Edwards Dance Factory made an appearance at the “Happiest Place on Earth” last month. April 14 and 15, 10 young ladies represented Edwards AFB by dancing at Disneyland’s Diamond...

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418th FLTS takes testing new C-130 airdrop system to whole new level

Posted August 3, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

What was initially known as the most commonly used airdrop method for the aerial insertion of supplies for military and contingency operations...

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Team AFMC, Revisited

Posted October 5, 2012 by Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger

This year’s Combined Federal Campaign kicked off on Oct. 3 and runs through Nov. 14 12. The CFC, along with the Air Force Assistance Fund, is one of only two charitable fund-raising drives officially sanctioned by the Air Force. Many national and local relief agencies depend on the CFC to help finance their operations. Recent…

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Turkey Fryer Safety: Make sure the turkey is all you fry!

Posted November 9, 2012 by

Each year during the holidays we look forward to that perfectly cooked turkey waiting on the dinner table like so many magazines and television commercials portray. Unfortunately, since most of us do not have the cooking talents of Martha Stewart or Emeril, that dream is not always a reality. That’s why so many people are…

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13 future NCOs graduate last ALS class of 2012

Posted December 14, 2012 by 412th TW Public Affairs

Congratulations to all those who took their next step in their Air Force careers.

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Edwards Tax Center here to help you

Posted March 1, 2013 by

April 15 can sneak up on folks. Don’t forget to file your taxes. The Tax Center offers free tax preparation and services for active duty service members, retirees, eligible dependents, and reservists on active duty orders. The Tax Center is staffed by volunteers who are certified to prepare returns by both the IRS and the…

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News Briefs March 29, 2013

Posted March 29, 2013 by

Edwards commissary The commissary will be open regular hours Easter Sunday, March 31. Commander’s Call for all Edwardsí staff sergeants To accommodate multiple work shifts, Brig. Gen. Michael Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander, will be hosting two Staff Sergeants Calls for all Edwards Air Force Base staff sergeants on April 1 at 2 p.m. and…

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UnitedHealthcare, TRICARE take steps to expedite authorizations

Posted May 10, 2013 by

TRICARE Management Activity is temporarily waiving the requirement for authorization of care in order to expedite service in its West Region, served by UnitedHealthcare. The waiver applies to any referrals obtained, or care received, from April 1 to May 18, 2013. Referrals are typically entered electronically, generating an authorization from the managed care support contractor….

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Obtaining a California driver’s license

Posted June 21, 2013 by Airman 1st Class William Kiss

If you are over the age of 18 and do not have your driver’s license, obtaining one can be a very time consuming process. In California, you can drive with any state license as long as you remain a visitor. If you decide to change your legal residence to California, then you have 10 days…

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