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Welcome to the jungle: Moms, Pops and Tots try out new location

Posted July 17, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Patric Lovato The Moms, Pops and Tots playgroup moved into their new location for the foreseeable future. Children and their parents gathered for playtime at the Jungle Zone in the Desert Mall. Their program was held there for the first time; they were previously located in the Youth Center Gym. Children…

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NNSA, Air Force complete successful B61-12 life extension flight test

Posted July 10, 2015 by

The U.S. Air Force and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) completed the first development flight test of the B61-12 nuclear gravity bomb at Tonopah Test Range, Nev., July 1, 2015. 

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Break out those running shoes and get ready to ‘run with history’

Posted July 10, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The second annual Edwards Run with History 5K, 10K and Half Marathon is coming Oct. 3. Gates will open at 5 a.m. for registered runners and the event will start promptly at 7 a.m. on ramp†six on the flightline. Half marathon runners will go past the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center onto the dry lakebed,…

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Edwards service member to run 144.4 miles in memory of fallen Airman

Posted July 10, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

One Edwards team member and her husband will run 144.4 miles Oct. 7-8 in memory of Maj. Troy Gilbert who died in 2006.

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Nineteen Airmen graduate from leadership school

Posted July 10, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Edward Cannon Senior Airman Kenneth Monteiro (center), 412th Operations Support Squadron, is presented the John L. Levitow Award by Brig. Gen. Carl Schaefer (left), and Chief Master Sgt. David Smith, 412th TW command chief. The award is presented to the top Airman of their ALS class. The Edwards Airman Leadership School…

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Freedom Fest gives Edwards patriotic pyrotechnics show

Posted July 10, 2015 by Jet Fabara

A popular event of the year, more than 3,000 Edwards members and their families came out for this year's Freedom Fest activities July 4 at Wings and Roberts Fields.

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Keeping Airmen healthy and informed through Operation Supplement Safety

Posted July 10, 2015 by

For peak performance, Airmen should eat healthy and exercise regularly. But in the quest to gain an “edge,” many Airmen resort to dietary supplements. Enter Operation Supplement Safety, or OPSS. This Defense Department educational campaign, accessible at www.hprc-online.org/opss, educates the warfighter and healthcare provider on responsible dietary supplement use. While some supplements, such as multivitamins,…

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Civilian Health Promotion Services seeks to ensure healthy, productive workforce

Posted July 10, 2015 by Patric Lovato

Air Force photograph by Patric Lovato Air Force Materiel Command’s Civilian Health Promotion Services offers a wide range of health and fitness tools from health screenings to fitness classes. Edwards CHPS is located next to the base gym. A program created with the Air Force Materiel Command DOD civilian in mind, Civilian Health Promotion Services…

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AFMC commander talks resilience, future of command

Posted July 2, 2015 by Jet Fabara

Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski, commander of Air Force Materiel Command, emphasized her expectations and the command's priorities in a commander's call at the base theater June 19.

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Seminar provides expert advice for smart home buying

Posted July 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or looking to purchase an investment property, the Housing Management Office is here to help. June 17, they brought subject matter experts to the Airman and Family Readiness Center for a free Home Buyer's Seminar.

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