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X-56A testbed arrives at NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center

Posted April 11, 2014 by

The latest in a long series of experimental research aircraft, or X-planes, recently arrived at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards, Calif.

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STOVL testing at Edwards

Posted May 16, 2014 by Darin Russell

A Short Takeoff and Vertical Landing variant of the F-35 Lightning II is shown performing Crosswind and Wet Runway testing at Edwards AFB May 6. Pilot Dan Levin and a team from the F-35 Integrated Test Facility at Patuxent River, Md., accompanied aircraft BF-4 for the deployment April 11. Testing is expected to continue until…

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Drunk driving: What does it take?

Posted June 13, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Steve Stanley

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Betty Chevalier A car sits in the 755th Aircraft Maintenance Squadrons parking lot to represent a drunk driving accident at July 15, 2013, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. – What will it take? What sort of cost? A monetary or personal…

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Golf camp offers ‘hole’ lot of fun

Posted July 25, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber At Muroc Lake Golf Course, children from the Edwards AFB community participate in a week-long summer golf camp July 21 -25 where they learn golf techniques, rules and etiquette. Children ages five to 17 gathered July 21 on the putting green at Muroc Lake Golf Course†for the annual summer…

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Honorary commanders tour 412th Maintenance Group

Posted August 22, 2014 by

A group of honorary commanders toured the 412th Maintenance Group August 15 along with their pertinent squadron commander and base leaders.

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Team Shadow’s hard work, dedication, keeps Edwards aircraft in the air

Posted September 26, 2014 by Dawn Waldman

Like their counterparts across the Air Force, aircraft maintainers at Edwards Air Force Base play a critical role in ensuring successful flight test missions.

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Lt. Gen. Kowalski visits Edwards, 419th FLTS

Posted May 11, 2012 by Staff

Lt. Gen. James Kowalski (left), commander of Air Force Global Strike Command, speaks to Brig. Gen. Robert C. Nolan II, Air Force Flight Test Center commander, after participating in a Combat Network Communications Technology demonstration on an Edwards B-52...

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One of only four existing F-117s returns to Edwards

Posted June 15, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

The retired YF-117 Nighthawk (S/N 79-10783) known for flying over Edwards in the final four-ship formation flight more than six years ago returned to Edwards once again, but this time to join the Air...

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Small businesses showcase capabilities during Edwards Vendor Fair

Posted July 27, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

As part of the base’s ongoing commitment to enhance the partnership between small businesses and base contracting and acquisition personnel, the Air Force Test Center Small Business Programs...

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Edwards breaks ground for new service station

Posted September 7, 2012 by Brittany Power

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit From left: Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander; Alexis Baiza, Miss Edwards; Mike Wiles, Edwards Exchange general manager; and Albert Giacomazzi, AMG and Associates Inc. president; conduct the official ceremonial groundbreaking of the new service station on Fitzgerald Blvd. The station is scheduled to open July…

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