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U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School class 91B reunites

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitMembers of Class 91B of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School check out an F-117 Nighthawk in...

Headlines – June 23, 2017

News F-16 jet catches fire at Houston airport; pilot ejects - Officials say a pilot ejected from an F-16 fighter jet that caught fire and crashed...

F-22 Quick reaction test, modernization efforts lead to national recognition

Lockheed Martin photograph by Chad BellayAn F-22 Raptor assigned to the 411th Flight Test Squadron maneuvers over the Mojave Desert during a test...

Air Force contract

Calspan Corp., Buffalo, N.Y., has been awarded a $20,907,828 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-reimbursable, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the F-16 variable stability in-flight simulator test aircraft (VISTA)....

One hour, one pint, can save three lives

Just a few weeks back, 16 of our fellow Air Force Test Center Airman at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., collectively gathered and saved...

Raptor testers recognized for contributions to national defense

The U.S. Air Force announced June 14, 2017, that the 412th Test Wing’s F-22 Modernization Flight Test Team at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.,...

High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Robert Hester For the love of a son On Dec. 5, 1943, the crew of B-24E #41-28463 -- an Army Air Corps Liberator -- was...

Top local brass meet at Edwards for annual Mojave Commanders’ Summit

Air Force photograph by Kyle LarsonTop military officers from around Southern California visited Edwards for this year’s Mojave Commanders’ Summit June 7 at...

End strength increase to save units, fill shortfalls

Army photograph by John PennellSgt. Raul Morales removes a jammed round from an M-249 Squad Automatic Weapon during a 6th Brigade Engineer Battalion,...

Test Pilot School graduates Class 16B

Air Force photographTwenty officers from the Air Force, Navy, Marines, and from Singapore, the United Kingdom and Australia, completed the one year curriculum...