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Air Force’s top NCO gets look at all things Edwards

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright received a whirlwind tour of the Center of the Aerospace Testing Universe March 18-19.

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New VISTA paint scheme gets artist’s approval

Renowned aviation artist Mike Machat officially endorsed his latest work for the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School March 7 when he applied his signature to the school’s NF-16D VISTA in-flight simulator.

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Former 412th Test Wing commander embodies ‘Captain Marvel’ spirit

In early February, roughly 80 female pilots gathered together on Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to take part in the video filming of an Air Force Recruiting Service commercial.

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461st FLTS lands two more F-35s for test

The 461st Flight Test Squadron and F-35 Integrated Test Force at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., received two additional F-35As to support continued developmental testing March 7.

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LACAS, Team Edwards combine forces to bring world-class air shows to Aerospace Valley

With a slap on the table and an emphatic “This is happening!” Brig. Gen. E. John “Dragon” Teichert, 412th Test Wing commander, made official the partnership between Edwards Air Force Base and the Los Angeles County Air Show, Inc. board of directors, which will bring a major STEM Expo to the Antelope Valley Fair in…


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Salutes & Awards

AFMC honors top Airmen

Posted  March 11, 2019

The Annual Excellence Awards Banquet March 6, 2019, honored Air Force Materiel Command’s top Airmen for 2018.

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Emerging Technologies CTF conducts first autonomous flight test

Posted  March 8, 2019

The 412th Test Wing’s Emerging Technologies Combined Test Force conducted its first autonomy flight test Feb. 26-28, 2019, at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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Edwards AFB’s STARBASE program takes off with first class

Posted  March 6, 2019

Edwards Air Force Base in California launched its first STARBASE class at Branch Elementary March 5, 2019.

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Congresswoman Hill gets inside look at Plant 42

Posted  March 1, 2019

Members of U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, Calif., and the 412th Test Wing hosted Congresswoman Katie Hill for an informational tour Feb. 21. The newly elected Hill was accompanied by members of her staff and representatives of Palmdale.

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AFMC Command Chief to focus on communication, people

Posted  March 1, 2019

Air Force photograph Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Stanley C. Cadell is the new command chief at Air Force Materiel Command. Cadell brings almost 27 years of Air Force service to the senior enlisted position at AFMC, where he serves as the primary advisor to the commander and senior staff on all matters pertaining to…

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