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  1. Additive manufacturing capability could generate future efficiencies and cost-savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Hilltop Times

    Additive manufacturing, a process commonly known as three-dimensional printing, describes technologies that build 3-D objects by adding layers. Team members in the Technology Innovation Branch at Arnold Air Force Base are looking at AM as a way to create efficiencies and cost-savings for the Arnold AFB Engineering Development Complex.

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  2. AEDC retirees offer advice on 16S return to serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Aerotech News And Review

    With the wind tunnel itself serving as the backdrop, AEDC retiree Bill Comer, left, discusses the early days of Propulsion Wind Tunnel 16S with engineer Valerie Davenport, a member of the core engineering team assigned to the 16S Return to Service project. Comer was one of eight retirees who recently visited Arnold Air Force Base to offer their input and knowledge as current employees work to return to 16S to service.

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  3. Arc improvements help test teams meet growing workloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 25 | Aerotech News And Review

    John Allan, an instrument technician, readies one of the arc heater units at the High Temperature Laboratory at Arnold Air Force Base for an upcoming test. The HTL test teams anticipate an increased workload over the next few years and have been implementing several changes recently in preparation for the additional testing.

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  4. Air Force looking to additive manufacturing to expand hypersonic flight capabilitiesRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2018 | Aerotech News And Review

    A sample of additively manufactured silicon oxycarbide material is tested at Arnold Air Force Base. The testing was conducted as part of a Cooperative Research and Development - Material Transfer Agreement between the Air Force Research Laboratory Aerospace Systems Directorate and HRL Laboratories.

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  5. Tunnel 9 returns from busy outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... vacuum sphere hatch platforms. The Instrumentation, Data and Control team, with help from personnel at Arnold Air Force Base, removed the legacy data acquisition system and validating the new Enterprise Data Acquisition and Processing System ...

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  6. AEDC teams assist in preparing the Dream Chaser for its future missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... AFB is an operating location of the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, which is headquartered at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn. A Columbia Helicopters Model 234-UT Chinook helicopter was used to lift the Dream Chaser before dropping it to an ...

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  7. Really - 14 DUIs? - And ResponseRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... What makes the tale even better is that it was designed and built to perfection by the folks at the Arnold Air Force Base that you know is near Tullahoma, Tn. Wendell's mistake in sending the story is ... (click for more) A man was injured during a ...

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  8. Really - 14 DUIs? - And ResponseRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... What makes the tale even better is that it was designed and built to perfection by the folks at the Arnold Air Force Base that you know is near Tullahoma, Tn. Wendell's mistake in sending the story is ... (click for more) The Holmberg Bridge leading ...

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  9. Really - 14 DUIs?Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... What makes the tale even better is that it was designed and built to perfection by the folks at the Arnold Air Force Base that you know is near Tullahoma, Tn. Wendell's mistake in sending the story is ... (click for more) You would think that after ...

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  10. Man, 21, Shot While Walking Along E. 19th StreetRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... What makes the tale even better is that it was designed and built to perfection by the folks at the Arnold Air Force Base that you know is near Tullahoma, Tn. Wendell's mistake in sending the story is ... (click for more) It has been about 15 years ...

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  11. Roy Exum: The Chicken GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... What makes the tale even better is that it was designed and built to perfection by the folks at the Arnold Air Force Base that you know is near Tullahoma, Tn. Wendell's mistake in sending the story is that he swears it is true and the more I studied ...

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  12. AFTC commander lauds community heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... biography. Test Center personnel are based at Edwards, and also at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., and Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn. Recently, Suplisson talked about heroes at the Veterans Military Ball hosted at the University of the Antelope Valley. ...

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  13. AEDC tests three-stream adaptive engine for Pratt & WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    AEDC test teams have successfully completed testing an adaptive three-stream fan in the J2 Engine Test Facility at Arnold Air Force Base. The testing for Pratt & Whitney was conducted as part of the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory's Adaptive Engine Technology Development program.

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  14. Vacations in Tennessee's Small TownsRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2017 | Budget Travel

    ... its own unique portrait of America. Thirteen miles northeast of Lynchburg, Tullahoma sits adjacent to Arnold Air Force Base , home to the world's largest wind tunnel where most US military aircrafts are tested. But the area's military history is ...

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  15. Pratt and Whitney's F135 Engine Cold Section Demonstrates Full-Life CapabilityRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    EAST HARTFORD, Conn: Pratt and Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. , today announced that the F135 engine, which powers the fifth generation F-35 Lightning II, has successfully demonstrated full-life capability of its cold section during accelerated mission testing at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, located on Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, Tenn. This achievement of 9,400 total accumulated cycles - the equivalent of approximately fourteen years of operation or approximately 2,000 F-35 missions - was completed while running the engine at extreme conditions to simulate operational engines.

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  16. Aero-News: Quote of the DayRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    ... during accelerated mission testing (AMT) at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, located on Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, TN. This achievement of 9,400 total accumulated cycles (TAC) the equivalent of approximately fourteen years of ...

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  17. Pratt & Whitney's F135 Engine Cold Section Demonstrates Full-Life CapabilityRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    The F135 engine, which powers the fifth generation F-35 Lightning II, has successfully demonstrated full-life capability of its cold section during accelerated mission testing at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, located on Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, TN. This achievement of 9,400 total accumulated cycles the equivalent of approximately fourteen years of operation or approximately 2,000 F-35 missions was completed while running the engine at extreme conditions to simulate operational engines.

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  18. Pratt & Whitney's F135 Engine Cold Section Demonstrates Full-Life CapabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | PR Newswire

    A Pratt & Whitney F135 engine, used to power the F-35 Lightning II fighter aircraft, undergoes testing at Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, Tenn. "Demonstrating the full life capability of the F135 engine's cold section represents a key milestone for the program," said , vice president, F135 Program, Pratt & Whitney.

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  19. Pratt & Whitney continues adaptive engine breakthroughs with latest testsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... Program." The AETD fan test was conducted at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, located on Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, Tenn. Later this year, Pratt & Whitney plans to conduct additional adaptive engine testing on a new high ...

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  20. Pratt & Whitney Continues Adaptive Engine Breakthroughs With Latest TestsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2017 | Aero-News Network

    ... (AETP)." The AETD fan test was conducted at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, located on Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma, Tenn. Later this year, Pratt & Whitney plans to conduct additional adaptive engine testing on a new high ...

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