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Honorary commanders tour base

Posted November 15, 2013 by

Air Force photograph Ethan Wagner Members of Edwards AFB’s Honorary Commanders Program pose in front of the United States Air Force Test Pilot School’s Variable Stability In-Flight Simulator Test Aircraft (VISTA). The honorary commanders were given a tour of base facilities Nov. 8.†The Honorary Commanders Program pairs community leaders with Air Force commanders at Edwards…

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B.B. Wolf sues Curly Pig: Mock trial shows scouts inner workings of courthouse

Posted December 13, 2013 by Rebecca Amber

Big Bad Wolf, portrayed by Capt. Nicholas Reyes (left) 412th Test Wing, Judge Advocate, and his attorney Capt. Thomas Colby, 412th TW, JA, listen as Curly Pig is questioned by his attorney during a mock trial held Dec. 9 at the Base Courthouse. The mock trial was to show local Cub Scout Wolf Den Pack…

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College-bound DHS students challenged by science fair

Posted February 7, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

A sea of cardboard, tri-fold presentations filled the Desert High Scorpitorium Jan. 31, for the Annual Science Fair.

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Edwards volunteers help behind scenes as planes dazzle crowds at L.A. County Air Show

Posted March 28, 2014 by Kenji Thuloweit

Just down the 14 Freeway from Edwards AFB at Lancaster's General William J. Fox Airfield, L.A. County held its Inaugural County Air Show March 21 and 22.

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Flight Test Historical Foundation celebrates 50 years of Cold War spy planes

Posted May 2, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

On April 26 the Flight Test Historical Foundation hosted an SR-71 and U-2 50-Year Cold War Commemoration at Blackbird Airpark located at U.S. Air Force Plant 42.

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First quarter award winners are a ‘hit’

Posted June 6, 2014 by

Airmen and Air Force civilians alike were honored June 4 at the base theater for the 412th Test Wing 1st Quarter Award Ceremony.

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2nd Quarter Fighter Weapons Load Competition final one for 412th MXG commander

Posted July 11, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber The 445th Aircraft Maintenance Unit team loads a GBU-38 to the F-16 Shadowís Station 7 during the second quarter Weapons Load Competition July 7. Each team must load an air intercept missile and a guided bomb onto their aircraft with speed and precision. Airmen from the 412th Maintenance Group…

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Piute Ponds continues makeover

Posted August 8, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Piute Ponds has undergone a series of renovations over the last couple years and is now reaping the benefits of those years of construction.

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C-17 treads into new territory

Posted September 12, 2014 by Jet Fabara

U.S. Air Force photo by Ethan Wagner Since Dunlop Tire was selected as the supplier for the C-17 as the replacement tire, the C-17 Global Reach Integrated Test Team at Edwards AFB has been putting the C-17’s new Dunlop tires through a collection of vibration, skid, stability, structural and wet-and-dry runway takeoff and landing performance…

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Donated cameras inspire yearbook students

Posted October 10, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Desert Jr.-Sr. High School yearbook instructor Emilia Henry was excited to bring 10 still cameras and eight video cameras to her classes Sept. 9.

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