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  • Corvias Foundation awards scholarship to student from Edwards AFB

    Corvias Foundation, a private, charitable foundation and the charitable arm of Corvias, has been committed to supporting military families in the pursuit of higher education since 2006. This year, Corvias Foundation has awarded a college scholarship of up to $50,000 to an outstanding student from Edwards Air Force Base as part of the 13th class of scholarship recipients.
  • Bundles for Babies prepare new parents

    The Airman and Family Readiness Center educates future parents on preparing for a new baby with their Bundles for Babies class. The class is sponsored by the Air Force Aid Society and available free to all military families attached to Edwards Air Force Base. The program is held quarterly with the last class held June 8.
  • Plant 42 police officers recognized for stopping gate runner

    Brig. Gen. Carl Schaefer, 412th Test Wing commander, dropped by U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, California, to personally thank two U.S. Air Force Security Forces officers for their actions during an incident in April.
  • AF recruiter steers effort to bring new engine to local high school

    Auto shop students at Quartz Hill High School have a new learning tool courtesy of the Air Force. The Lancaster, California, Air Force recruiting office spearheaded the donation of a new 2018 Nissan Versa engine, which was introduced during a small ceremony at the school May 21.
  • Father, son's love for aviation inspires one 'talon-ted' creation

    What started as a father-and-son hobby between Rodger and Brent Hecht with the Muroc Model Masters (MMM) Radio-Controlled Club nearly 20 years ago not only paved a way for a lifetime hobby and a career in the aviation industry, but an interest to take model building to a whole new scale.That new scale resulted in a 12-foot long T-38 Talon R/C
  • Edwards defender surprises daughter at event after year-long deployment

    For most students in the Edwards community who wait in anticipation for their end-of-year AWANA (Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed) program awards, none could say they were more surprised to receive their final award than young Addyson Jarmusz.After waiting nearly two hours during the awards presentations May 9 at Chapel 2, the highlight of the
  • Edwards crew chief leaves historic mark at squadron

    Upon entering the building known as "Bomberland," home of the 419th Flight Test Squadron and the Bomber Combined Test Force, you'll come across a distinctive oil painting that embodies the history, unity and collaboration of the entire combined test force over the years. A large and important part of that history and collaboration is due to the
  • The Career You Build, Could be Your Own, Just Ask

    An Airman has a lot to decide when it comes time to re-enlist. There is always a wealth of advice from peers; the supervisor surely has some wisdom and guidance, as does your family. Maybe you have a cool job, but wish it could be cooler. Or maybe you just don't know what to do. Well, Master Sgt. Erik Robbins, the Edwards Air Force Base Career
  • October in Edwards History

    This Month in History at EdwardsOctober 22, 1935 - Brigadier General Henry H. "Hap" Arnold, commander of the 1st Wing at March Field, outlined to the House Military Committee the additional land and resources needed to complete the Muroc Bombing and Gunnery Range. In addition to the 38,720 acres of land presently owned by the federal government,
  • Just another day at work!

    An F-15D Eagle, serial number 85-0125, flys over the Mojave Desert near Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., during a recent training mission.  U.S. Air Force official photographs taken by Gregory L. Davis, a civilian aerial photographer assigned to the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California.
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