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Salutes & Awards

Gen. Wolfenbarger receives fourth star, assumes leadership of AFMC

Posted June 8, 2012 by by Kim Dawley

Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger became the first female four-star general in the Air Force and assumed the top position of the major command responsible for the technology, acquisition, test and sustainment of...

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Events

Elementary school students soar at Mojave rocketry challenge

Posted June 8, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

The successful completion of the first commercial spaceflight to the International Space Station occurred May 31 when the Space X Dragon capsule parachuted back to Earth and splashed down in the Pacific Ocean. The historic mission…

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Edwards employees demonstrate talent beyond the flightline

Posted June 8, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

It’s not unusual to find people with some musical ability or talent at any base, but what are the chances of finding three individuals at the same base with the same musical drive and talent who decide to form the only Native American-based…

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Final CC Log

Posted June 8, 2012 by by General Hoffman

AFMC Warriors, It is with mixed emotions that I write my final Commander’s Log. While I am excited for the adventures ahead, I am also saddened to leave the fine men and women of our AFMC family. I will miss that sense of community and mutual trust that exists instantly in every Airman I meet….

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Team Edwards welcomes summer by Celebrating our Community of Excellence

Posted June 1, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

Team Edwards kicked off the unofficial start of the summer season May 24 by Celebrating our Community of Excellence. The event, which was held at Community Park, across the street from the Child Development...

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Events

Edwards AFB shows why seminar is no small business

Posted June 1, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

Team Edwards once again welcomed and presented small businesses with an opportunity to learn and further enhance their knowledge of the Air Force Flight Test Center’s mission and how to participate in...

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Salutes & Awards

AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career ‘adventure’

Posted June 1, 2012 by by Jim Palmer

Air Force Materiel Command’s top enlisted sergeant will end his military career June 1, 2012, bringing to a close a career that he says launched a “great adventure” around the world. Chief Master Sgt. Eric...

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Increased diversity, cyberspace highlight General Hoffman’s 42-year career

Posted June 1, 2012 by by Brian Brackens

In the past three and a half years, he’s overseen the reorganization of the Air Force’s most complex and diverse command, managed some of the most drastic budget reductions in the service’s history and been...

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Airmen represent Edwards, AF this Memorial Day Weekend around AV

Posted June 1, 2012 by by Kenji Thuloweit

Over the Memorial Day Weekend, members from Edwards community participated in several events, to help commemorate the national holiday and kickoff the official start of summer. Maj. Scott Smith, 95th...

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Aircrew members undergo some SERE-ous training

Posted May 25, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

For Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists stationed at Edwards, they’re not only trained to survive in austere conditions, but...

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