Posts Tagged ‘featured’
 

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara
0
comments
Local

Edwards library serves up one ‘delicious’ summer reading program finale

Posted August 24, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

Aug. 17 not only marked the culmination of the Department of Defense's summer reading program across Air Force libraries, but for kids in the Edwards community, it also marked the long-awaited arrival of prizes for those who participated in the 10-week reading program....

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara
0
comments
Air Force

412th Test Wing CC: Your job matters

Posted August 24, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

The hard work and dedication from the 412th Test Wing has resulted in a seemingly endless list of aviation milestones and accomplishments from the Air Force's first jet-powered aircraft, the Bell XP-59 Airacomet, to the X-15....

Full Story »

dfrc-global-hawk1
0
comments
NASA

Two hurricane Global Hawks, two sets of instruments

Posted August 24, 2012 by

NASA's Hurricane Severe Storm Sentinel Mission, or HS3, will be studying hurricanes at the end of the summer, and there will be two high-altitude, long-duration unmanned aircraft with different instruments flying over the storms...

Full Story »

education-fair1
0
comments
Events

Edwards Education Fair opens doors to learning opportunities

Posted August 24, 2012 by by Kenji Thuloweit

Club Muroc’s Alliance Ballroom was the site for 40 universities and colleges to show base personnel what opportunities are out there to serve their education needs and wants. The Edwards Air Force Base Education Office sponsored the Aug. 15 event where Airmen, civilians and high school students were invited to talk to college representatives and…

Full Story »

Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad Bellay
0
comments
Air Force

AFMC vice commander visits Edwards

Posted August 24, 2012 by by 412th TW Public Affairs

Lt. Gen. Andrew E. Busch, Air Force Materiel Command vice commander, paid a command visit to Edwards for briefings....

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner
0
comments
Events

TPS welcomes new commandant

Posted August 10, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

The United States Air Force Test Pilot School welcomed its 41st commandant Aug. 3. Col. Paul Meyer, the first-ever Air Force Reservist and first non-TPS graduate to serve as commandant since Buzz Aldrin...

Full Story »

Courtesy photograph
0
comments
Sports

Team Edwards family member wins bronze medal in 2012 London Olympics

Posted August 10, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

Team Edwards congratulates Janay DeLoach and family for her big win in the Women’s Long Jump competition at the 2012 London Olympics...

Full Story »

NASA photograph by Carla Thomas
0
comments
Local

Transformed X-48C makes successful first flight

Posted August 10, 2012 by Staff

The remotely piloted X-48C aircraft successfully flew for the first time on Aug. 7, 2012, at Edwards Air Force Base in California’s Mojave Desert. The aircraft, designed by the Boeing Co. and built by Cranfield...

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Jaeda Waffer
0
comments
Air Force

CMSAF Roy: ‘Future is now’

Posted August 10, 2012 by by Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Rojek

During recent visits to Air Force bases across the nation, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Roy discussed issues ranging from AEF Next to resiliency to developing 21st century Airmen. Air Force leaders...

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Laura Mowry
0
comments
Events

Edwards makes appearance at Lancaster JetHawks Aerospace Appreciation event

Posted August 10, 2012 by Staff

Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander throws the ceremonial first pitch Aug. 4 in celebration of the Lancaster JetHawks’ Aerospace Appreciation Night. Brig. Gen. Arnold W. Bunch, Air Force...

Full Story »