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Rush to save a life

Posted January 10, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Zach Rush, a general service worker for the California City Police Department and alum of Desert Junior Senior High School, was dining at the Moo Creamery in Bakersfield, Calif., when a woman two tables down started to choke.

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Edwards Exchange employee devotes lifetime to serving troops

Posted February 21, 2014 by Jusika Martinez

When Nam Maclean began working for the Army & Air Force Exchange Service, William Jefferson Clinton was the president and a gallon of gas cost $1.23.

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USAF TPS team proves how ‘a dummy’ can save money

Posted April 4, 2014 by Jet Fabara

In an Air Force setting that is locked on being financially-conscious and proactive under the current financial challenges, the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, at the request of the 418th Flight Test Squadron, is working with the squadron through the implementation of the school's Test Management Project to come up with a more cost-effective way of conducting dummy drop parachute testing for the Air Force.

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SMOKING MATERIAL ONLY

Posted May 16, 2014 by

Last month, the Edwards AFB Fire Department was called to put out a fire by the Exchange parking lot near Burger King. It was determine that it was started by a smoldering cigarette. The 412th Test Wing leadership and the Ground Safety Office wants to remind Team Edwards that Tobacco use on the installation shall…

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Tops in Blue dazzles Edwards crowd

Posted June 13, 2014 by Kenji Thuloweit

For two hours, Edwards AFB's base theater was transformed into a rockin' arena as Tops in Blue performed for hundreds of music fans June 8.

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Edwards says goodbye to Weavers

Posted July 18, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Outgoing commander of the 412th Maintenance Group, Col. Robby Weaver (right) receives his retirement pin from his wife Susan during Weaverís retirement ceremony July 10. Weaver and his wife are retiring after a 25-year career in the Air Force; the last three of which were spent as the 412th…

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Women’s Equality Day 5K run/walk Aug. 26

Posted August 22, 2014 by

Here’s a Women’s Equality fact: Did you know, 51 years ago, President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law to combat gender-based wage discrimination? Also, did you know, at that time, the U.S. workforce included nearly 25 million women, which was 1/3†of all U.S. workers? Yet, women earned an average of 59…

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Legacy aircraft, last of its kind, honored at the Rock

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Staff Sgt. Jacob Barreiro

The propeller blades were cycling in synchronization as the dedicated crew chief stood in front of the nose of the aircraft, rubbing it in cyclical fashion, jocularly encouraging the blades to keep turning. As the crew...

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Edwards organizations team up to perform ‘one-of-a-kind’ test at BAF

Posted June 15, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

No strangers to testing electromagnetic interference on any type of domestic or allied airframe, the 772nd Test Squadron at Edwards specializes in being able determine the electromagnetic compatibility of…

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One step at a time

Posted July 27, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

Sept. 15, Team Edwards will send four Airmen to run the Air Force Marathon in Dayton, Ohio.

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