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HAWC offers updated ‘Be Well’ classes

Posted November 1, 2013 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Ken Ballard has been an exercise physiologist for 13 years. He teaches ìBe Wellî classes at the Health and Wellness Center as well as instruction for PT leaders. For the last five years the Health and Wellness Center has offered “Be Well” classes intended to assist Airmen that have…

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Woolf receives Kelly Johnson Award

Posted November 27, 2013 by Rebecca Amber

Reagan Woolf, 773rd Test Squadron, has worked at Edwards as an Aircraft Performance technical expert for the 412th Test Wing for nearly 14 years.

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Edwards Fire and Emergency Services protects base daily

Posted January 24, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber This Edwards AFB Fire Department P-15 Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting vehicle is the last operational vehicle of its kind in the Air Force. It carries 6,000 gallons of water and foam. More than 13,000 people are connected to Edwards AFB, both military and civilian. With five stations, the…

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Ruck March held to honor fallen Defenders

Posted March 7, 2014 by Jet Fabara

It's commonly said that the most valuable gift we can give to another is our time, especially when it's spent marching through 11.5 miles of steep and rocky, desert terrain in remembrance of those who have served.

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X-47B wins Collier Trophy

Posted April 18, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

For more than 100 years, men and women dedicated to the advancement of aviation and aerospace technology have had their efforts recognized with the Robert J. Collier Trophy.

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Fallen law enforcement officers honored with End of Watch ceremony

Posted May 23, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

National Police Week at Edwards culminated in front of the Air Force Test Center Headquarters Building May 16 with an End of Watch ceremony.

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‘Workhorse’ becomes first F-35 to achieve 1,000 flight hours

Posted June 20, 2014 by Kenji Thuloweit

Lockheed Martin photograph by Tom Reynolds Paul Hattendorf, Lockheed Martin test pilot, flies AF-2 over Edwards during an Airframe Loads Envelope Expansion mission June 11. On this test mission, AF-2 reached 1,000 flying hours becoming the first F-35 to do so. AF-2, the second production F-35 Lightning II for the U.S. Air Force, became the…

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Sparky gets children fired up about reading

Posted August 1, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Sparky the Fire Dog rode up to the Base Library in the back of a fire truck July 25, to greet children at the Summer Reading Program. Sparky departed the emergency vehicle, paws waving as children cheered and lined up to hug and high-five the fire safety mascot. Fire fighters assisted the children as they…

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NASA, Edwards say goodbye to historic landmark

Posted August 28, 2014 by Jet Fabara

A structure synonymous with NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center for the past 38 years, the grey-colored space shuttle Mate-Demate Device (MDD) at Edwards Air Force Base is being dismantled and demolished as a part of the final chapter in the U.S. space shuttle program.

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Edwards Abilities Expo Oct. 9

Posted September 26, 2014 by Malama Chock

Come one and come all to Edwards AFB's first Abilities Expo on Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Oasis Community Center for Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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