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Edwards AFB has 4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (one active duty member and three family members); all four members reside off base. https://go.usa.gov/xvqWf
As of 4 p.m. on March 25, 2020, Edwards AFB has 4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (one active duty member and three family members); all four members reside off base. Edwards AFB and AF Plant 42 are and will continue to remain open, as they are currently at HPCON B and restricted to mission-essential personnel. The next 412th Medical Group virtual town hall will take place tomorrow, March 26 at 1 p.m. on the Edwards Facebook, YouTube, and https://www.edwards.af.mil/coronavirus pages. Edwards AFB and AF Plant 42 will continue to perform their wartime mission each and every day delivering future readiness to the warfighter.
Edwards: Beyond the Test! It is sometimes said that those who have gone there before are made of the “right stuff.” It is a program that is steeped with rich history made by the brave men and women who have learned to push the boundaries of what is possible, to achieve the inconceivable that not only advanced the U.S. Air Force, but the world! In this episode of “Edwards: Beyond the Test” join us as we take you to the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School located right here at Edwards Air Force Base! Visit our podcast webpage to find the listening locations. https://www.edwards.af.mil/News/Podcast/
To better educate the base about terminology used in association with COVID-19, the AFMS - Edwards AFB - 412th Medical Group released the this useful terminology guide. For more information, Team Edwards can visit the following: https://www.edwards.af.mil/coronavirus/ https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html" target="_blank">https://www.facebook.com/412thmedicalgroup/ https://www.edwards.af.mil/coronavirus/ https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
Temporary Prohibition of All Events and Gatherings, and Closure of Non-Essential Businesses and Areas; message from the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health. Revised Order Issued March 21.
An active duty member, assigned to the 412th Test Wing at Edwards Air Force Base, is being treated and evaluated by health care professionals at an off-installation medical facility and is the first confirmed case of COVID-19 among the base population. The member does not reside on Edwards Air Force Base and was quarantined at an off-base residence after showing signs during a vacation. Go to: https://www.edwards.af.mil/News/Article/2120988/412th-test-wing-announces-first-covid-19-case/ for more.
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The commander and leaders of the AFMS - Edwards AFB - 412th Medical Group and 412th Test Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant conduct COVID-19 Town Hall at Edwards Air Force Base (RECORDED LIVE 19 MAR 2020).
The 412th Test Wing Commander, Col. Matthew Higer, announced that Edwards Air Force Base, California, will be open only to mission essential personnel and residents beginning March 20.
Edwards AFB and Plant 42 will be "mission-essential only" beginning tomorrow, Friday, 20 March 2020. All members of Team Edwards are authorized to report to work to gather teleworking provisions or personal possessions. Please consult your commander, director, or supervisor for specific mission-essential clarification.
Tonight, 19 Mar, at 2000 hours, South Gate will close until further notice and Edwards AFB will only be open to active duty and their dependents or people who work or reside on the installation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and will inform everyone if anything changes. More - https://www.edwards.af.mil/Coronavirus
From combat to humanitarian missions, and of course test missions here at Edwards AFB, the C-17 continues to live u… https://t.co/4OinARehn1
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“At Edwards we test aircraft and equipment, and now we will test the chaplains and software” -Col. Randel Gordon, 4… https://t.co/u34CEVeyYl
It happened #OTD in 1962 at Edwards Air Force Base. #aviation #history #avgeek https://t.co/XxnJiuGzH9
All gates will be open as scheduled and all Edwards AFB facilities and work centers will be open for regular busine… https://t.co/uYeGHKhHOT
The Base Exchange and commissary were not impacted and will operate at regular hours. Child Development Center and… https://t.co/mW09o3nBj2
Club Muroc has degraded kitchen operations due to water damage. All club events are still scheduled as planned. The… https://t.co/wHDl1BArSt
The weather event impacted many facilities on base. Base officials are working around the clock to restore power an… https://t.co/WMEEfkCE7W
Edward AFB experienced storm conditions; minor impact on facilities and services. On Sept 9, Edwards Air Force Bas… https://t.co/ughaSEyK3P
DAF recently announced the deadlines for mandatory COVID vaccine: · Nov. 2 – Active Duty personnel · Dec. 2 – Air N… https://t.co/qnccS6RDKN
Active duty, civilian personnel, and families (children 13 and older) are invited to participate in upcoming Suicid… https://t.co/KYWvY8NuKI
Air Force Electrical Engineer builds drone with RF antenna and tethered power source for testing in world's largest… https://t.co/M8wWUJBQhh
RT @AFResearchLab: Our Rocket Propulsion Division located on @EdwardsAFB has a rich history in the realm of space that many don't get to se…
This additional dose intended to improve immunocompromised people’s response to their initial vaccine series. Visi… https://t.co/ZMCDjsbzGA
People with moderately to severely compromised immune systems are especially vulnerable to COVID-19, and may not bu… https://t.co/rEbLHm8T3C
412th Test Wing Commander, Brig Gen Matt Higer speaks to local veterans at the weekly meeting of Coffee 4 Vets at C… https://t.co/YstJVrAKf5
ACCIDENT AT NORTH GATE This is the Edwards AFB Command Post. A vehicle accident is blocking traffic enroute to Nor… https://t.co/drqu1w1918
RT @SecDef: On behalf of the men and women of the @deptofdefense, I express my deepest condolences to the loved ones and teammates of all t…
State Route 58 – Railroad work between Exit 151 and Exit 158 east of Tehachapi on Monday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.