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Edwards service member to run 144.4 miles in memory of fallen Airman

Posted July 10, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

One Edwards team member and her husband will run 144.4 miles Oct. 7-8 in memory of Maj. Troy Gilbert who died in 2006.

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Chari takes over JSF test squadron

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Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad Bellay Lt. Col. Raja Chari (right) accepts the 461st Flight Test Squadron guidon from former 412th Operations Group commander, Col. Rodney Todaro, during the squadron’s change of command ceremony June 26. Chari assumed command from Lt. Col. Andrew Allen. The 461st FLTS†conducts developmental testing for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter….

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Edwards engineer, aviatrix competes in historic air race

Posted July 10, 2015 by Jet Fabara

Female aviators and air races in the U.S. have a rich history dating back to 1929, which originally started as the Women's Air Derby and included a field of 20 female pilots that included renowned aviatresses such as Amelia Earhart, Pancho Barnes and Louise Thaden.

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NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

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July 13-16 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday Beef stroganoff over egg boodles Garlic bread Tuesday Chicken cordon bleu Mashed potatoes with gravy Vegetables Wednesday Taco salad Beef or turkey Thursday Teriyaki chicken Fried rice and egg roll Friday Closed All Blue Plate Specials–$7.89 Drink not included. Medium beverage, $1.99; large, $2.09 Subject to change

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News Briefs July 2, 2015

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Freedom Fest Freedom Fest is 4:30-9:30 p.m., July 4 at Wings and Roberts Fields. Event highlights include fireworks, Euro Bungee, 25-foot tidal wave water slide, eight pony carousel, balloon artists, 25′ gondola ferris wheel, Rockin’ Tubs Ride, double swing chair ride, Timberland Wrecking Ball, inflatable Slip & Slide and laser tag. All rides and entertainment…

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AFMC commander talks resilience, future of command

Posted July 2, 2015 by Jet Fabara

Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski, commander of Air Force Materiel Command, emphasized her expectations and the command's priorities in a commander's call at the base theater June 19.

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Seminar provides expert advice for smart home buying

Posted July 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or looking to purchase an investment property, the Housing Management Office is here to help. June 17, they brought subject matter experts to the Airman and Family Readiness Center for a free Home Buyer's Seminar.

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Airman’s Attic gets computer, printer courtesy of Civ-Mil

Posted July 2, 2015 by Edward Cannon

  Base volunteers at the Airman’s Attic meet with John Fergione (center), former test pilot and president of the Edwards AFB Civilian-Military Support Group. He dropped by June 25 to present a couple donations on behalf of Civ-Mil. The organization donated a laptop computer and a printer to the Airman’s Attic. The Edwards AFB Civilian-Military Support…

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Minors confess to causing $22,000 in damage during vandalism spree

Posted July 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

After weeks of investigative work, two minors confessed June 8 to committing vandalism at Desert High School and nearby school district maintenance buildings.

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NASA’S American Eatery – Menu

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NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825) July 6–10 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday Lasagna Side salad and garlic bread Tuesday Country fried steak Mashed potato with gravy Vegetables Wednesday Taco salad Beef or turkey Thursday Kung pao Fried rice and egg roll Friday Baked cod Rice pilaf and vegetables All Blue Plate Specials–$7.89 Drink not included. Medium…

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