Aerotech News Digital Edition – October 4, 2019


Aerotech News and Review – Journal of Aerospace, Defense Industry and Veteran News, serving the Antelope Valley (“Aerospace Valley”) and Edwards AFB, CA – October 4, 2019

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 Aerotech News Digital Edition - October 4, 2019


Thanks for checking out the October 4th edition of Aerotech News and Review! Our lead story this week marks the 75th anniversary of a place where heroes and history are made: the world-renowned U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base. Notable TPS alumni include test pilots Chuck Yeager, Pete Knight, Bob Hoover, Fitz Fulton, Tony LeVeir, Darryl Greenamyer and Edwards’ namesake Glen Edwards, as well as astronauts Fred Haise, Gus Grissom, Joe Engle, Eileen Collins, Michael Collins, Dick Scobee and Richard Husband, to name just a few. Click on the link below to learn more about the history of this storied organization in the world of flight test, in this week’s issue of Aerotech News!

Here are some more highlights from this week’s issue (read it online by clicking on the link below):

  • Upcoming Gathering of Eagles commemorates B-2 first flight: page 5
  • Rutan, Rutan and Melvill coming to Mojave’s Plane Crazy Saturday: page 6
  • High Desert Hangar Stories – The first Edwards Air Show: page 8
  • NASA Armstrong completes X-57 wing tests: page 10
  • POW/ MIA Remembrance event: page 12

All this and much more in this week’s edition of Aerotech News and Review! Pick up a copy of the paper at our usual distribution points throughout the Antelope Valley, including Edwards AFB and Tehachapi, and “Like” our Facebook page for daily news updates and access to our website, story and photo archives. It’s our privilege to serve you – stay cool this weekend! #aerotechnews #eafbnews #explorethe661

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