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Salutes & Awards

17 Edwards Airmen promoted in May

Posted May 31, 2013 by

Edwards’ monthly enlisted promotion ceremony will be held March 31 in the Base Theater. Seventeen Team Edwards members will†take the next step in their Air Force careers. Congratulations to May’s promotees! To master sergeant Brian K. Freeland, 412th Test Wing Laura A. Magas, 412th Security Forces Squadron To technical sergeant Lonnie T. Moon III, 445th…

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Health & Safety

Two-year drought raises risk of predators attacking pets

Posted May 31, 2013 by Chris Herbst and Patti Kumazawa

Two recently reported attacks on family pets in base housing by desert predators serve as a reminder that pets are not safe if left outside alone.

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Events

Elementary school children soar to new heights

Posted May 31, 2013 by

Future aerospace engineers and rocket scientists gathered May 23 at Branch Elementary for the 1st Annual Edwards Intermediate Space Challenge.

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Air Force

F-35 ITF works towards night, weather certification

Posted May 24, 2013 by Laura Mowry

Lockheed Martin photograph by Tom Reynolds The F-35 Integrated Test Force is completing a series of night flights, testing the ability to fly the jet safely in instrument meteorological conditions where the pilot has no external visibility references. The ITF, which has the lead on all F-35 mission systems testing, is responsible for five of…

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Commentary

Memorial Day a time to reflect on service and sacrifice

Posted May 24, 2013 by Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger

Throughout my Air Force career, I’ve often reflected on what it means to serve. I’m proud of the work we do and the sacrifices we make every day so all Americans can continue to enjoy our many freedoms. However, each Memorial Day I am sharply reminded of just how great the sacrifice is for some….

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Local

Desert Junior Senior High dazzles, takes guests back in time

Posted May 24, 2013 by

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara Desert Junior Senior High School was the site of a “Night at the Museum” event hosted by the students and faculty of DJSHS May 20, 2013. The event was an end-of-year, school-wide project where students transformed the halls of the high school, along with the school cafeteria, into static…

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Salutes & Awards

Lancaster Rotarians honor Edwards active duty annual awardees

Posted May 24, 2013 by Kenji Thuloweit

Air Force photograph by Kenji Thuloweit The Rotary Club of Lancaster West wanted to recognize the 412th Test Wing’s active duty annual award winners. The awardees along with their supervisors and family were invited to the Hellenic Center in Lancaster, Calif., for a complimentary lunch and award presentation. From left: First Sergeant William Russell, 412th…

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Final self defense class May 31

Posted May 24, 2013 by Jet Fabara

In the Self Defense Class, participants are taught several techniques to repel any physical attack, to include choking repulsion, grab defenses, pressure points and wristlocks just to name a few.

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Events

412th SFS, local law enforcement observe National Police Week

Posted May 24, 2013 by

National Police Week was observed May 13 to 17, and, here at Edwards, the 412th Security Forces Squadron sponsored several events

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TEAM EWG claims base dodgeball title

Posted May 17, 2013 by Kristen Haidle

The 412th Electronic Warfare Group team poses for a photo after claiming the 2013 dodgeball tournament championship held at the Rosburg Fitness Center May 10, 2013. During the double-elimination tournament, there were a total of six teams that signed up and played for a chance at the base dodgeball title. The final game was between…

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