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Innovative lab gives civil engineers place to manage infrastructure

The 412th Civil Engineer Squadron stood-up a new enabler for Industrial Control Systems; the ICS Innovation Lab is at full operational capability!

Air Force photograph by Brad Hicks Local

Air Force Test Center command team outlines vision

As the lead agency in the realm of test and evaluation, the Air Force Test Center is tasked with testing tomorrow’s aerospace systems while keeping an eye on an ever-changing technological horizon.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Hensley Local

NexGen IT coming to 412th Civil Engineer Group

In order to more accurately track facility assets and make better risk management decisions with limited funding, the Air Force is replacing the facility legacy systems — Work Information Management System , Automated Civil Engineering System, and Maximo — with one comprehensive system known as NexGen IT.

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit Local

Test team verifies procedures to recover downed F-35

Even the most advanced aircraft in the world may not always have a successful landing. Or, it can just simply get stuck somewhere.

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Edwards AFB answers call for assistance in high-priority Navy, RAN test

Late last year, the Air Force Test Center and Team Edwards stepped up to help the U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Navy with a critical test off the coast of California.


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Air Force photograph by Brad Hicks
Local

Air Force Test Center command team outlines vision

Posted  February 1, 2019

As the lead agency in the realm of test and evaluation, the Air Force Test Center is tasked with testing tomorrow’s aerospace systems while keeping an eye on an ever-changing technological horizon.

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418th FLTS completes ‘banner’ year, now begins KC-46A Phase III testing

Posted  February 1, 2019

Boeing photograph by John D. Parker A new KC-46A Pegasus connects with an F-15 Strike Eagle for an aerial refueling test over California in 2018. The 418th Flight Test Squadron and Global Reach Combined Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., had a busy and successful 2018. The squadron oversaw “revolutionary” flight control upgrades…

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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Hensley
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NexGen IT coming to 412th Civil Engineer Group

Posted  February 1, 2019

In order to more accurately track facility assets and make better risk management decisions with limited funding, the Air Force is replacing the facility legacy systems — Work Information Management System , Automated Civil Engineering System, and Maximo — with one comprehensive system known as NexGen IT.

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772nd TS gets new leadership

Posted  January 30, 2019

Col. Sean Bradley, 412th Electronic Warfare Group commander, poses for a photo with the new 772nd Test Squadron civilian leader Kirk Harwood during an appointment to leadership ceremony held Jan. 25 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. After leaving the Air Force as an officer, Harwood became a flight test engineer at Edwards in…

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Test team verifies procedures to recover downed F-35

Posted  January 28, 2019

Even the most advanced aircraft in the world may not always have a successful landing. Or, it can just simply get stuck somewhere.

Full Story »