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In The Western Skies

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Earlier this month, we marked two milestones in our nation’s history, both with a nexus here in the Aerospace...

Military Working Dogs, handlers conduct joint training at NTC

Military working dogs and their handlers conducted crucial helicopter training at the National Training Center on Fort Irwin, Calif., Dec. 11, 2019. Teams from Edwards...

Edwards Air Force Base Launches Civilian Leadership School

In a military installation where the civilian Airmen population dwarfs the active-duty component, professional development of the workforce becomes a daunting task for Team...

DT NAVFEST tests Air Force systems in GPS-denied environment

Global Positioning System, or GPS, has become a commonplace technology in today’s world since it first became fully operational in the mid-1990s. Its role...

Resiliency, drive keeps Airman focused on future goals

Natural disasters and civil war: two life-altering events that would equate to monumental challenges for almost anyone. But for 23-year-old Team Edwards member Senior Airman...

KC-46 undergoes WARPs testing

One of the KC-46 Pegasus’ key features was successfully tested recently at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. The Wing Aerial Refueling Pods (WARPs) were successfully...

7th Annual Greater Antelope Valley STEMPosium held at Edwards

Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., hosted the 7th Annual Greater AV STEMPosium Nov. 14, 2019. Speakers addressed cybersecurity and STEM innovation. The event was co-presented by...

Investing in the future: 412th MXS hosts high school students on...

Nearly 30 students from Victor Valley High School received a close look at the 412th Maintenance Squadron’s Propulsion Flight during a tour of Edwards...

B-1B tests with KC-46

The B-1B Lancer conducted aerial testing with the KC-46 Pegasus in the skies over Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., recently.    

Ten days at the Center of the Aerospace Testing Universe

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Nearly a year ago, I shared the scope and scale of activities that took place during a single...