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Edwards Dance Factory dancers dazzle at Disneyland

Posted May 18, 2012 by Staff

Dancers from Edwards Dance Factory made an appearance at the “Happiest Place on Earth” last month. April 14 and 15, 10 young ladies represented Edwards AFB by dancing at Disneyland’s Diamond...

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New NASA book details human factors in aerospace accidents

Posted May 18, 2012 by by Leslie Williams

The latest offering in the NASA Aeronautics Book Series, “Breaking the Mishap Chain,” debuted at the 83rd annual Aerospace Medical Association conference May 13-7, 2012, at the Atlanta Hilton, Atlanta, Ga. The three authors – Peter…

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Ardent Sentry prepares Team Edwards for numerous challenges

Posted May 11, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

There were a variety of challenges thrown at Team Edwards during the U.S. Northern Command directed exercise, Ardent Sentry 2012, which began May 2 and wrapped up May 9. Team Edwards was tested on the installation’s ability to handle numerous incidents occurring ...

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USAF TPS teaches students to fly, fight, win in cyberspace

Posted May 11, 2012 by By Laura Mowry

The United States Air Force Test Pilot School has a long, rich history of educating the best of the best in air and space. Apollo 13 astronaut, Fred Haise; X-15 pilot, Joe Engle; and the first man to break the...

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All clean at Edwards following Spring Cleanup Week, Earth Day

Posted May 11, 2012 by by 95th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Team Edwards wrapped up its week-long Spring Clean-up event May 4. Base residents, employees, squadrons and offices took time to clean up their areas, recycle old electronics, turn in hazardous waste and check...

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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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Edwards CCAF graduates 140-plus Airmen

Posted May 11, 2012 by by 95th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Team Edwards watched more than 140 Airmen recieve their Community College of the Air Fore degrees in a ceremony at Club Muroc May 3. Additionally, several Airmen distinguished themselves further with...

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First C-17 in AF takes last flight over skies of Edwards

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

Team Edwards and the C-17 Integrated Test Team at the 418th Flight Test Squadron recently bid the U.S. Air Force’s first C-17 Globemaster III (S/N 87-0025) a final farewell as it departed Edwards April 23 to...

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Legacy aircraft, last of its kind, honored at the Rock

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Staff Sgt. Jacob Barreiro

The propeller blades were cycling in synchronization as the dedicated crew chief stood in front of the nose of the aircraft, rubbing it in cyclical fashion, jocularly encouraging the blades to keep turning. As the crew...

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May 1 kicks off Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Posted May 4, 2012 by by 1st Lt. Katherine Ingle

The first of May marks the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, celebrating the cultures of the Asian continent and the Pacific island groups of Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. Originally decreed by a congressional bill in 1977, it became a Heritage Month by law...

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