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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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Vietnam veteran from 95th CS hears call of duty again, heads to Afghanistan

Posted  May 18, 2012

During a commander’s call last year, Brig. Gen. Robert C. Nolan II, Air Force Flight Test Center commander, asked Airmen who have been deployed to stand and be recognized for their service.

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Salutes & Awards

Fourth quarter award winners

Posted  May 18, 2012

Team Edwards announced its fourth quarter award winners May 15 at the Base Theater. Congratulations for an outstanding job.   Airman Category Airman 1st Class Kristen Boaz, 95th Air Base Wing   NCO Category Master Sgt. Jeremy Clements, 412th Test Wing   Senior NCO Category Master Sgt. Hilario Torres, 412th TW   Company Grade Officer…

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Guidelines outline political activities for military, DOD civilian personnel

Posted  May 18, 2012

With the start of the U.S. presidential election season upon the nation, the Air Force usually takes this time to remind its Airmen about what political activities are permissible for military members and federal civilian employees alike. While there may be guidelines that outline what constitutes a prohibited political activity, Air Force leaders along with…

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Health & Safety

Vehicle registration options while assigned to Edwards

Posted  May 18, 2012

California Law ordinarily requires that a person register their vehicle in California within 20 days, “after gainful employment is accepted in this state or residency is established in this state.” C.V.C. ß 6700. However, C.V.C. ß 6701, provides a specific exception for active-duty military members, when the following conditions are met: The out-of-state license plates…

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Branch Science Carnival inspires future scientists, engineers

Posted  May 18, 2012

To members of the United States Marine Corps, polymers save lives, and to the 95th Civil Engineering Division, polymers are recyclables. To students at Branch Elementary School, polymers inspire future...

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Edwards Dance Factory dancers dazzle at Disneyland

Posted  May 18, 2012

Dancers from Edwards Dance Factory made an appearance at the “Happiest Place on Earth” last month. April 14 and 15, 10 young ladies represented Edwards AFB by dancing at Disneyland’s Diamond...

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New NASA book details human factors in aerospace accidents

Posted  May 18, 2012

The latest offering in the NASA Aeronautics Book Series, “Breaking the Mishap Chain,” debuted at the 83rd annual Aerospace Medical Association conference May 13-7, 2012, at the Atlanta Hilton, Atlanta, Ga. The three authors – Peter…

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Museum closed

Posted  May 18, 2012

The Air Force Flight Test Center Museum will be closed May 19 so the staff can prepare for, and attend, the” Excellence in Aviation Awards.” This event raises money for the endowment and relocation of the Air Force Flight Test Center Museum to the West Gate of Edwards Air Force Base. This year’s honorees are:…

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