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Community networking spotlight – Part 3

Posted June 3, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.–Tom Weil, Air Force veteran and city manager for California City, has been part of the Air Force Materiel Command Community Liaison Program for just over two years. Weil’s position as chief administrator of a city with 14,000 residents makes him an ideal candidate for Kern County’s community liaison slot in…

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Bunch readies for departure with ‘fini flight’

Posted June 3, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Bobbi Zapka Maj. Gen. Arnold Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, poses for a photo with his wife, Carolyn, following his last proficiency flight at Edwards May 27. Maj. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Test Center commander, took to the skies one last time over Edwards AFB May…

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News Briefs May 29, 2015

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SAPR annual training The next SAPR annual training class, “Respect the Red Line,” is 2 p.m., June 1 at 2.p.m. at the base theater. This training is mandatory for all active duty personnel and DOD civilians. Plan ono arriving early as everyone must sign-in to get credit. Unit training managers will be responsible for tracking…

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For good measure, base precision lab passes biannual evaluation

Posted May 29, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

No one at Edwards is more exact in their work than the Precision Measuring Equipment Laboratory.

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YF-22A brings in $25,000 for museum move

Posted May 29, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Bechtel Corporation presented a check for $25,000 to the Flight Test Historical Foundation at the Air Force Flight Test Museum May 21 to sponsor the YF-22A. (Left to right) Dr. David Smith, 412th Test Wing Installation Support director, and Lisa Gray, FTHF chairwoman, accepted the donation from Brian Sheridan…

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Edwards historian awarded for study of deployed flight test

Posted May 29, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Developmental test and evaluation happens in the most controlled environments with many safety procedures in place.

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NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

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June 1-4 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday Country fried steak Mashed potatoes and gravy With side veggies Tuesday Beef stroganoff Over egg noodles With side veggies Wednesday Chicken enchiladas Refried beans And Spanish rice Thursday Kung pao chicken Fried rice and egg roll Friday CLOSED All Blue Plate Specials–$7.89 Drink not included. Medium beverage,…

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Branch Elementary students have successful launch

Posted May 29, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Branch Elementary School students cheered as rockets they built were launched in the school's third annual Intermediate Space Challenge May 26.

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Base Supply Centers celebrate 20 years of service, promoting opportunities

Posted May 29, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

A cozy ceremony was held inside the Base Supply Center May 19 where 412th Mission Support Group leadership joined BSC employees and executives of IB Express to celebrate the company's 20 years of service to the military and for their role in promoting opportunities for the sight-impaired and people with other disabilities.

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News Briefs May 22, 2015

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North Gate safety alert SAFETY ALERT! Due to mechanical issues with the North Gate, there have been large metal plates installed over gaps in the roadway while repair operations are being scheduled. Drivers should exercise caution and reduce speeds in these areas. In inclement weather and blowing dust, the plates may become slippery and vehicles,…

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