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Health & Safety

Motorcycle Advanced Rider Course scheduled

Posted August 8, 2014 by

Another Motorcycle Advanced Rider Course has been scheduled for Aug. 13. Military and DOD civilians may register for this course; however, military will be given priority when registration approval takes place. You will receive a confirmation email if you are approved. †Per AFI 91-207, Table 4.1., this course is mandatory for military riders who have…

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Vandalism costs school district $12,000

Posted September 12, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Several base schools have been vandalized since Aug. 25 incurring over $12,000 in damages to the Muroc Joint Unified School District. The majority of the destruction has occurred at Bailey Elementary School where windows, ceiling tiles and equipment such as phones, light panels, display cases, over-head projectors and clocks have been broken. “We have a…

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Salutes & Awards

Airmen help save life at Lancaster gym

Posted October 10, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber From left: Tech. Sgt. Elie Pe·n and Tech. Sgt. Maurice Lucas II, flight sergeants from the 412th Security Forces Squadron, prepared the Automated External Defibrillator when a man went into cardiac arrest at a Lancaster gym saving his life. Several Edwards AFB Airmen were at the 24 Hour Fitness…

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AAFES, Dickies present big check to local Airman

Posted November 14, 2014 by

AAFES photograph by Jusika Martinez Air National Guard Senior Airman Veronica Lemus (right), 146th Airlift Wing, California Air National Guard,†poses for a photo with a large check and Chief Master Sgt. Bonnie Balthrop, 146th Airlift Wing supply superintendent, Nov. 8 at the Exchange food court. Air National Guard Senior Airman Veronica Lemus, 146th Airlift Wing,…

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Bomber force prepares for new B-52 bomb bay upgrade testing

Posted January 16, 2015 by Jet Fabara

Since the Air Force's decision in 2013 to increase the B-52H bomber fleet's effectiveness and versatility by increasing the aircraft's smart weapons capacity by over 50 percent, teams from Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Boeing and, now Edwards, have partnered up to begin developmental testing on the "Buff's" newest upgrade.

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Sports

Base gym hosts star-studded basketball event

Posted February 27, 2015 by Jet Fabara

The Rosburg Fitness Center recently hosted a two-day All-Star Basketball Showcase Feb. 17 and 18, which included players from multiple squadrons and units currently playing in the intramural basketball season.

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Arrive alive!

Posted April 10, 2015 by Master Sgt. Birch Rypka

I have a confession to make. Please don't judge me. I love Airman Leadership School. I love sitting on the First Sergeants Panel, I love going to the mixer. I love the volleyball game (especially when we win!) and I love the graduations. 

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Salutes & Awards

160-plus Edwards Airmen earn their degrees

Posted May 15, 2015 by

Team Edwards held its annual Community College of the Air Force graduation ceremony May 13 at Club Muroc. CCAF is a federally-chartered degree-granting institution that serves the United States Air Force’s enlisted total force. The college partners with more than 106 affiliated Air Force schools, 82 Education Service Offices located worldwide and more than 1,500…

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EOD wins intramural championship with explosive finish

Posted May 29, 2015 by

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara After losing a match to the 412th Civil Engineer Group Explosive Ordnance Disposal team in the winner’s bracket during the 2015 Intramural Volleyball playoffs, the 412th Operations Support Squadron team climbed out of the losers bracket to once again face EOD in the championship game May 20 at the…

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Minors confess to causing $22,000 in damage during vandalism spree

Posted July 2, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

After weeks of investigative work, two minors confessed June 8 to committing vandalism at Desert High School and nearby school district maintenance buildings.

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