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Edwards engineer, aviatrix competes in historic air race

Posted July 10, 2015 by 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. For one 461st Flight Test Squadron engineer working on the…

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AF launches MyVector, mentorship resources for Airmen

Posted August 7, 2015 by By Tech. Sgt. Torri Hendrix

WASHINGTON (AFNS) — The Air Force recently launched an improved and re-branded Career Path Tool, called MyVector, which encourages mentorship between Airmen at all levels. The first step in the success of MyVector is for Airmen to volunteer to be mentors and share their experience and expertise with other Airmen. “Mentoring and networking are two…

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412th LRS NCOs help Army carry load

Posted September 18, 2015 by by Rebecca Amber

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Two 412th Logistics Readiness Squadron Airmen assisted in transporting an Army National Guard Blackhawk helicopter from Barstow-Dagget Airport in San Bernadino County to the East Coast Aug. 28-29. The UH-60 was one of two Blackhawks being used by the 224th Aviation Battalion of the Maryland National Guard who were conducting their annual two-week…

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