• AF Secretary Kendall experiences VISTA of future flight test at Edwards

    Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall visited Edwards Air Force Base on May 2 to visit with the Air Force Test Pilot School and to fly in the X-62A VISTA. The flight allowed Secretary Kendall to experience firsthand the unique aircraft, which incorporates machine learning and highly specialized

  • Lookout for Desert Tortoises

    The Desert Tortoise is one of the many animals found on Edwards AFB.  Listed as threatened under the federal Endangered Species Act of 1973, Desert Tortoises are protected from unwarranted harassment or injury. The 412th Civil Engineer Group’s Environmental Management Division would like to remind

  • Edwards AFB children participate in Operation KUDOS

    Children of Airmen and employees of Edwards Air Force Base, California, participate in Operation Kids Understand Deployment Operations or KUDOS. Operation KUDOS lets children get a better understanding of the deployment experience Airmen may undergo. (Air Force video by Giancarlo Casem)

  • Taking care of America’s military in need

    The Air Force Assistance Fund is an Air and Space Forces fundraising campaign to support Airmen, Guardians, and their families — active duty and retired, officers and enlisted. It runs April 22 - May 24.

  • AFRL-developed physiological monitoring system undergoes flight tests

    An Air Force Research Laboratory-developed physiological monitoring system for pilots completed a series of F-16 flight tests March 4-17, 2024, at the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, or TPS, at Edwards Air Force Base, California. The 422d Test and Evaluation Squadron also completed flight tests on