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  1. F-35 Flight Test Program Milestones Demonstrate Maturing Combat CapabilitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ... during a successful GBU-31 Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) aircraft separation test on Aug. 13 at Edwards Air Force Base, California. This was the first GBU-31 Mark-84 (2,000-pound guided munition) separation demonstration from the F-35. ...

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  2. RecruitMilitary to Honor Avery King as a "Veteran Hiring Leader Who Makes a Difference"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... King served in the United States Air Force as a member of the Munitions Maintenance Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base, California. Peter Gudmundsson, CEO of RecruitMilitary and a former officer in the Marine Corps, said, "We seek to draw attention ...

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  3. Historic Mate-Demate Tower Used to Lift Space Shuttles Being DemolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SPACE.com

    ... shuttle program ended and six years since it last supported the turnaround of an orbiter landing at Edwards Air Force Base, the 110-foot (34 meters) structure is disappearing from the dry lake bed's skyline. "It's sad to see something like this go, ...

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  4. RQ-4 Global Hawk Demonstrates Expanded Mission CapabilitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    ... Insertion Program (MP-RTIP) sensor capable of detecting fixed and moving targets. Test flights out of Edwards Air Force Base provided the first demonstration of interoperability with the latest Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) ...

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  5. Steven R. Nagel, Oct. 27, 1946 - Aug. 21, 2014, of ColumbiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    ... examiner duties at England Air Force Base, Louisiana. Steve attended the USAF Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, California from February 1975 thru December 1975 and subsequently was assigned as a test pilot with the 6512th Test Squadron ...

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  6. Steven Nagel, former astronaut and MU professor, dies at 67Read the original story

    Yesterday | Missourian

    ... before returning to the states in October 1972. In 1975, he attended the USAF Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base in California. At the same time he earned his master of science degree in mechanical engineering from California State ...

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  7. SlideshowC-130 HerculesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | National Review Online

    ... "Hercules" - made its inaugural ferry flight from the Lockheed plant in Burbank, Calif., north to Edwards Air Force Base on August 23, 1954. The aircraft was designed to fill a need for a medium-life cargo transport that was identified in the ...

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  8. First Ever RQ-4 Global Hawk Hits 100th Flight on NASA MissionRead the original story

    Monday | Freshnews

    ... its 100(th) flight in support of NASA environmental research. The milestone occurred on a flight from Edwards Air Force Base in California more than 16 years after its first flight in 1998. The aircraft is now at Wallops Island for a two month ...

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  9. F-35 Flight Test Program Milestones Maturing Combat CapabilitiesRead the original story

    Monday | Sys-Con Media

    ... flight during a successful GBU-31 Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) aircraft separation test on at Edwards Air Force Base, California. This was the first GBU-31 Mark-84 (2,000-pound guided munition) separation demonstration from the F-35. Previous ...

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  10. C-130 celebrates 60 years, still going strongRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | PressReleasePoint

    Archived photo of the YC-130 Hercules during its ferry flight from Burbank, Calif. to Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. August 23, 1954. The C-130 is still in production today, making it the longest running military aircraft production line in history. ...

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  11. C-130 Hercules still going strong at 60Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... turbo-prop power plants - four Allison T-56 turbo-prop engines. Lockheed flew both aircraft to Edwards Air Force Base for a test period of approximately 30 days and only sufficient flights were accomplished to prove airworthiness from Edwards. The ...

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  12. Space still available in college classes being offered locallyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Tehachapi News

    ... th courses will require an assessment to enroll. Assessments are still available, but must be made at Edwards Air Force Base facility, located at 140 Methusa Road, Bldg. 2453.

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  13. ACC loans Global Hawk to Global Vigilance Combined Test ForceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Hispanic Business

    ACC loans Global Hawk to Global Vigilance Combined Test Force EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.

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  14. Letters: Yellow MarvelRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | AOPA Pilot

    ... and AOPA events. I remember seeing his amazing flight demonstrations for the first time at Edwards Air Force Base in the Shrike Commander and immediately became a fan. That flight demonstration raised the bar of my piloting skills, and he became my ...

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  15. GPIM spacecraft to validate use of 'green' propellantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Science Daily

    ... build of this bus. The AF-M315E fuel for GPIM was developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base in California. The propellant offers nearly 50 percent higher performance for a given propellant tank volume compared to a ...

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  16. Base contractor slaps Fairbanks borough with property tax lawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... under which Eielson housing became private last September also covers thousands of other dwellings at Edwards Air Force Base in California, Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, Hurlburt Field in Florida, McConnell Air Force Base in Kansas and Seymour ...

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  17. Redstone Arsenal-based AMRDEC tapped to evaluate 'most complex...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Alabama Live

    Richard "BC" Rusnok and BF-18, Lt. Col. Jon "Miles" Ohman, fly behind a KC-130J, over Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., Sept.

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  18. GPIM Spacecraft To Validate Use Of "Green"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | RedOrbit

    ... build of this bus. The AF-M315E fuel for GPIM was developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base in California. The propellant offers nearly 50 percent higher performance for a given propellant tank volume compared to a ...

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  19. James E. RittenhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Marietta Times

    ... eventually surrendering to allies in August of 1945, Jim was transferred to Muroc Air Force Base (Edwards Air Force Base today) for bomber maintenance and decommissioning. After being honorably discharged from the Army Air Force in October of 1946, ...

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  20. Aerojet Rocketdyne powers launch, tests rocket in busy summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Business Journal

    ... motor last year. The most recent LEONIDAS test was at the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base. With this successful test, Aerojet Rocketdyne now will build a complete rocket for a test later this year. The LEONIDIS program is ...

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