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Edwards Abilities Expo Oct. 9

Come one and come all to Edwards AFB's first Abilities Expo on Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Oasis Community Center for Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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Project84 going strong

Since the launch of Project84 last October by Brig. Gen. Michael Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander, base leadership has received countless ideas on ways to save money. The top ideas are now recognized at each quarterly awards ceremony.

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Hispanic Heritage Month begins with food, fellowship

The Hispanic Heritage Month committee kicked things off Sept. 17 with food tasting, dancing and a salsa contest at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. The food served was all homemade, representing different Hispanic and Latin American countries.

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Edwards, local AFSA chapter honors POW/MIA servicemembers

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed the third Friday in September each year and this year's annual event was hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1328 at Edwards Sept. 19.

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‘Big Shaker’ encourages earthquake preparedness

The world's largest mobile earthquake simulator was shaking things up in the Base Exchange parking lot Sept. 23.


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Edwards AFB shows why seminar is no small business

Posted  June 1, 2012

Team Edwards once again welcomed and presented small businesses with an opportunity to learn and further enhance their knowledge of the Air Force Flight Test Center’s mission and how to participate in...

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AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career ‘adventure’

Posted  June 1, 2012

Air Force Materiel Command’s top enlisted sergeant will end his military career June 1, 2012, bringing to a close a career that he says launched a “great adventure” around the world. Chief Master Sgt. Eric...

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Dryden Facilities Support Center walls going up

Posted  June 1, 2012

Following completion of underground infrastructure and installation of a retaining wall in recent weeks, masons began erecting the concrete-block walls of the new Facilities Support Center at NASA’s Dryden Flight...

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Increased diversity, cyberspace highlight General Hoffman’s 42-year career

Posted  June 1, 2012

In the past three and a half years, he’s overseen the reorganization of the Air Force’s most complex and diverse command, managed some of the most drastic budget reductions in the service’s history and been...

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AF promotes third Derrell Willson to master sergeant

Posted  June 1, 2012

As a young boy, Derrell Willson knew that he wanted to serve his country. In fact, during World War II, an Army convoy visited the local school and he couldn’t resist scoping it out, even though he was too young at the time. The soldiers took him home and talked with his mother. The experience…

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26 Edwards Airmen move on to next grade

Posted  June 1, 2012

Team Edwards held it’s monthly enlisted promotion ceremony at Club Muroc, May 31. Congratulations to all the Airmen who took the next step in their Air Force careers.   Promoting to Airman 1st Class Ryan W. Bunce, 95th Security Forces Squadron   Promoting to Senior Airman Quanisha L. Gaines, 95th Mission Support Group Asa A….

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Airmen represent Edwards, AF this Memorial Day Weekend around AV

Posted  June 1, 2012

Over the Memorial Day Weekend, members from Edwards community participated in several events, to help commemorate the national holiday and kickoff the official start of summer. Maj. Scott Smith, 95th...

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Exchange rolls out new prices for children’s wear

Posted  June 1, 2012

A recent North Dakota State University study found that the average American household spends about 3.8 percent of their income on clothes. With children consistently growing out of shirts, pants and dresses or waning the latest and greatest brands, keeping the kids attired can prove an expensive endeavor. Recognizing that investing in kids doesn’t have…

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Five ways you can prevent deadly skin cancer

Posted  June 1, 2012

Yes, it’s true – skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. That means more people get skin cancer than breast cancer, lung cancer and colon cancer. And while not all forms of skin cancer are deadly, they can disfigure your skin and cause much discomfort. Melanoma: Watch out for it! Melanoma is…

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Announcements June 1, 2012

Posted  June 1, 2012

The PLAYpass deadline has been extended through December 31, 2012!!  If your spouse is deployed or you are a single airman returning from a deployment, then come to the A&FRC to get your PLAYpass and register!  PLAYpass discount cards are used for various activities and programs on base for adults and children.  For more information…

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