Edwards Air Force Base Moves To HPCON C
  • Christmas tree safety

    During the holiday season, please be cautious a dry tree could start a small fire, that will grow and spread very quickly. Please read these tips to have a safe and enjoyable holiday season.

  • Holiday Cooking Safety

    Cooking brings family and friends together, provides an outlet for creativity and can be relaxing. But didyou know that cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries? By followinga few safety tips you can prevent these fires.

  • Edwards Fire and Emergency Services: Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety

    Edwards Fire and Emergency Services encourages all residents to embrace the 2021 Fire Prevention Week theme. It’s important to learn the different sounds of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms. When an alarm makes noise—a beeping sound or a chirping sound—you must take action!

  • Afghanistan, Town Hall & Hard Talks

    As our Nation brings to a close its military presence in Afghanistan that began when I was a Captain, I’m confident that many of you – like me – are reflecting on our personal Service in Afghanistan the last two decades.

  • Summer Health Hazards

    Summer’s here, and with it comes backyard barbecues, days at the beach, and time spent outdoors. Some of the things that make summer so much fun – swimming, hiking, and longer days, also present plenty of health risks. Don’t let a health emergency ruin your activities. Knowing common summer health

  • Juneteenth Federal Holiday Observed

    President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act this afternoon establishing June 19 as a federal holiday. As the 19th falls on a Saturday, Federal agencies will observe Juneteenth tomorrow, June 18.

  • Grilling Fire Safety Kickoff

    Grilling is as American as hot dogs, baseball and apple pie. With warmer temperatures, the thought of “firing up the old grill” comes into mind. Before engaging in this pastime with family and friends, take a few moments to ensure your grill is safe to operate.

  • Edwards Extremism Stand-Down Day

    As a child, I looked up to members of the US Air Force.  I was inspired by their amazing performance in Desert Storm, read stories of aerial valor in Vietnam and Korea, and knew the origin stories of the US Army Air Corp by heart.  In short, I wanted to be on a high performing team that was devoted

  • Women in test history

    Women’s history month plays an important part in the highlighting achievements that may have been buried throughout history. Just as they have in other fields, women pioneers have played a major role in the aerospace field, particularly at Edwards Air Force Base, California.

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