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B-52 gets mapped for laser operations with new LITENING Targeting Pod

Posted October 9, 2015 by

The 419th Flight Test Squadron at Edwards AFB recently executed ground laser testing on the B-52H aircraft. 

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Edwards assists in president’s Paris visit

Posted December 4, 2015 by

Edwards AFB was called upon by the Air Force to assist with President Barack Obama's trip to Paris, France. He arrived in Paris this past weekend for the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference.

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412th MXG to host annual Load Crew of the Year Competition for 2015

Posted February 12, 2016 by Master Sgt. Daniel Ivey

The ability to safely and rapidly load weapons on an aircraft is critical in combat situations. The specific function of a weapons load crew is to load their aircraft in the most expeditious and safest method possible while ensuring the reliability of the munitions.

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AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career

Posted May 2, 2016 by Kim Bowden

Air Force Materiel Command's top enlisted member will end his military career May 6, 2016, closing out what he calls a "wonderful journey" around the world.

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Air Force awards Long Range Strike Bomber contract

Posted October 27, 2015 by Stuart Ibberson

The Air Force announced Oct. 27 that it has awarded the Long Range Strike Bomber contract to Northrop Grumman. The announcement was made jointly by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James, and Chief of Staff of the Air Force Mark A. Welsh III. The other competitor for the…

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