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  • Edwards graduates ALS Class 19F

    Airman Leadership School Class 19F graduates at Edwards Air Force Base, California Aug. 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jordan Goodsell)
  • 412th Test Wing Warrior Spotlight

    Congratulations to Christopher Benner, this week’s 412th Test Wing’s Warrior Spotlight. Before coming to Edwards, Benner was a Marine combat engineer and served two combat deployments, Iraq in 2008 and Afghanistan in 2010. Benner was also previously at the Defense Logistics Agency in Barstow, California. Here at Edwards, Benner is assigned to the 412th CES as a munitions maintenance mechanic and is responsible for inspecting, maintaining and delivering munitions. He has an associate’s degree in fire technology and is looking forward to completing his bachelor’s degree in business management and becoming a certified munitions inspector. (U.S. Air Force photo by Dawn Waldman)
  • Edwards AFB holds active-shooter exercise

    Team Edwards emergency first-responders conducted an active-shooter exercise at Edwards Air Force Base, California, Aug. 9 & 12. Members of the 412th Security Forces Squadron were on the scene within moments of the call of an active shooter at Desert Junior-Senior High School. Security Forces plays an integral role in the opening minutes of a shooting incident.
  • Back to school for Team Edwards! Put safety first

    Summer vacation is quickly coming to an end as Team Edwards gears up for the Aug. 19 return to school at Branch Elementary and Desert Junior-Senior High School. As families prepare for the first day back, it is a good time to remember about the rules of the road to ensure all students get to and from school safely.
  • Test Wing commander addresses Team Edwards during Commander’s Call

    The 412th Test Wing leadership addressed the Edwards Air Force Base, California, community during a quarterly Commander’s Call and awards ceremony, here, Aug. 7.
  • Edwards Civ-Mil founder honored

    Edwards Air Force Base Civilian-Military Support Group president Al Hoffman presents a $300 check to Command Chief Master Sgt. Ian EISHEN, the 412th Test Wing Command Chief, at the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce in Lancaster, California, Aug. 8. The donation was made on behalf of local singer, "Rat Pack" Ricky Medlin. The money will be used to
  • Fix these broken wings – part fabrication saves Air Force time, money

    Team Edwards members worked together to save the Air Force more than $1 million in repair costs recently at Edwards Air Force Base, California. Airmen from the 412th Maintenance Squadron discovered damages on a T-38 Talon during a 225-hour inspection.
  • Initiative draws large feedback, widespread support

    The Air Force Materiel Command’s AFMC We Need initiative continues to make steady progress, with project teams completing phase two visits to AFMC operating locations this week. The initiative aims to identify both the areas in which the command excels as well as the challenges and opportunities for improvement across the mission footprint. Command-wide survey and interview findings will be analyzed to create a series of recommendations for AFMC leadership review and potential action at the conclusion of the study.
  • Team Edwards loses one of its own as hypersonics pioneer Johnny G. Armstrong dies

    Johnny G. Armstrong, a hypersonics pioneer and retired flight test engineer at what was then known as the Air Force Flight Test Center here, died in Lancaster, California. He was 86.
  • Snakes, robots and books!

    More than 200 Team Edwards members and their family attended the event the Edwards Youth Newcomer's Info Fair at Edwards Air Force Base, California, July 30. The event was put together by the Airmen & Family Readiness Center, Operation Homefront and the Edwards AFB First Sergeant's association.
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