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Community networking spotlight: Dr. Leslie Uhazy

Posted May 15, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Dr. Leslie Uhazy, Antelope Valley College dean of Mathematics and Sciences, was selected for the Air Force Material Command Community Liaison Program in the fall of 2004. He attended his first CLP meeting in San Antonio, Texas, at Brooks City-Base with then AFMC commander Gen. Gregory Martin. “I joined the Community Liaison Program because of…

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Time to register for this year’s AFTC Small Business Seminar

Posted May 15, 2015 by

The Air Force Test Center is hosting its 2015 Small Business Seminar June 10 from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. The free one-day event will be held in the Conference Center (Airman and Family Readiness Center) in Bldg. 5620. “Briefings and Matchmaking” is this year’s theme. The day will feature an AFTC mission briefing, projected…

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News Briefs May 8, 2015

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Education Center Office closure The Edwards Education and Training Center will be closed for a formal function from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., May 13. The on-base college offices for Cerro Coso Community College, Webster University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will be open for business as normal. For more information, contact the Education and Training…

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Test Ops bids farewell, consolidates into three other units

Posted May 8, 2015 by Jet Fabara

Since 2014, efforts have been underway to consolidate the 445th Flight Test Squadron into three other Combined Test Forces, and May 1, base leadership and 445th FLTS personnel were on hand to finally bid farewell to the historic squadron known asĀ "Test Operations" during an inactivation ceremony at Club Muroc.

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Deployed Airman’s rosy return to Edwards

Posted May 8, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Araceli Martinez, a military spouse and Commissary employee, expected an ordinary day on the job May 5.

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Raptor test force enters new phase of AIM-9X testing

Posted May 8, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

The 411th Flight Test Squadron and F-22 Combined Test Force successfully test fired two guided AIM-9X Sidewinder missiles this year as part of the latest phase in getting the Raptor closer to using the missile operationally.

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412th Logistics Readiness Squadron welcomes new leader

Posted May 8, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The 412th Logistics Readiness Squadron welcomed a new director April 29 during an appointment to leadership ceremony at the Airman and Family Readiness Center.

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Honorary commanders learn how to ‘build a test pilot’

Posted May 8, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The 2015 honorary commanders and their guests joined their respective Edwards AFB commanders for their first tour of the base May 1.

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412th SFS gives folks up-close look at gear

Posted May 8, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Senior Airman John Lopez (right) and Staff Sgt. Scott Phillip, 412th Security Force Squadron Combat Arms, talk about military grade weapons at the Base Exchange for National Police Week. Lopez is holding an M4 Carbine rifle with the optional M203 grenade launcher attachment.   The 412th Security Forces Squadron…

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Reward offered for info on Desert High thefts, vandalism

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Over the weekend of April 18, 19, windows for Desert High School’s booster snack shacks located on the football field were broken and items were stolen. During the weekend of April 25 and 26, a break-in occurred at the band room snack bar and most of the snack items were stolen. Recently, on the weekend…

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