Edwards Air Force Base Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. C-17 Drag Reduction testing aims at saving fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... how the C-17 performed with the modification. From testing synthetic biofuels to "vortex surfing," Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., is on the forefront of finding new ways to cut fuel costs for the Air Force. The latest venture is currently underway ...

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  2. Mark Your Calendar For Asher Ranch Grand Opening Late AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | PR Log

    ... lifestyles. The convenient location in Rosamond enjoys close proximity to freeway access and is near Edwards Air Force Base, making it an ideal choice for military families seeking a home in the high desert. Ranging in size from 1,820 to 2,457 ...

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  3. Boom Supersonic Passenger Aircraft EmergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Flying

    ... to take place at the Centennial Airport (KAPA) while supersonic testing will be conducted at the Edwards Air Force Base in California. The team is led by Blake Scholl, a tech whiz who developed marketing automation for Amazon and started Kima Labs, ...

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  4. NASA rocket fuel goes greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Fox News

    ... and oxidizer propellant blend -- known as AF-M315E. Developed by the U.S. Air Force Research Lab at Edwards Air Force Base, the hope is that the fuel will prove to boast a higher performance and will be kinder on the environment than traditional ...

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  5. NASA to officially unveil its green rocket fuel project in Colorado this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Digital Trends

    ... and oxidizer propellant blend - known as AF-M315E. Developed by the U.S. Air Force Research Lab at Edwards Air Force Base, the hope is that the fuel will prove to boast a higher performance and will be kinder on the environment than traditional ...

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  6. Putting the Pegasus through its pacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    Lt. Col. John Mikal, a KC-46A Pegasus test pilot, is part of the team that's putting the tanker through a series of critical pre-production tests at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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  7. NASA is Going Green With a New Rocket Fuel in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... fuel oxidizer blend that was originally developed at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base in California. If it works this fuel change will be a win for NASA on all fronts. The stuff is actually less toxic and easier to ...

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  8. Putting the Pegasus through its pacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    Lt. Col. John Mikal, a KC-46A Pegasus test pilot, is part of the team that's putting the tanker through a series of critical pre-production tests at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

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  9. Alex Xydias on Wally Parks, the Greatest Generation and the American CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | AutoWeek

    ... that they were going to close Muroc started circulating in 1938." Eventually it was closed and became Edwards Air Force Base, scene of more advances in aviation history than any place else on Earth. The winds of war were blowing across the lakes and ...

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  10. USAF Putting the KC-46A Pegasus through its pacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | DefenceTalk News

    ... put the KC-46 through its paces. The company's first test aircraft, a Boeing 767-2C, touched down at Edwards Air Force Base for the first time Oct. 15 for several days of fuel onload fatigue testing. During these tests, the KC-46 flew in close ...

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  11. F-35A successfully fires first airborne shotsRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

    ... until the trigger is pulled. At full rate, it can fire 3,000 rounds per minute. "We took off out of (Edwards Air Force Base) and went up to China Lake. We had this hazard pattern and we did three cold passes and three hot passes interspersed with ...

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  12. NAVAIR team modifies Edwards KC-135 instrumentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | DC Military

    ... the NAVAIR Range Department is hard at work augmenting instrumentation to a KC-135 tanker assigned to Edwards Air Force Base (AFB), California. The unusual arrangement started when the Navy's Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft Program ...

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  13. The 'mini concorde' Boom can fly 40 passengers from London to New York in 3.5 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... The first test flights will occur at Centennial Airport in Denver, with supersonic testing near Edwards Air Force Base in California. 'Today, international travel means jet-lag and days of lost productivity and family time. But imagine leaving New ...

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  14. Can Boom bring back supersonic flight without the astronomical price tag?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Gizmag

    ... development prototype ready for a first flight late next year to be followed by supersonic testing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. However, supersonic aircraft are still on the cutting edge of aerospace technology with a lot of surprises ...

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  15. UFO hunters see 'spy plane' in Apollo 12 imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | SFGate

    ... been several reported sightings of mysterious "flying wings" over the Antelope Valley, not far from Edwards Air Force Base, presumably by people who have watched a lot of "X-Files." Secureteam10 did not comment on the fuel requirements of a ...

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  16. Hermosa Beach police still seeking missing man last seen on Pier PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Easy Reader News

    ... is a military veteran who did two tours of duty in Iraq. He works as a civilian contractor at Edwards Air Force Base, and is the father of three children. As authorities continue their search, Vanzandt's friends and family have been pushing their ...

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  17. Solar energy project completed at Plant 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... from the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, the 412th Test Wing at Edwards Air Force Base, Sandia National Laboratories, the Air Force Encroachment Management Working Group, to the City of Palmdale worked together to ...

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  18. F-35 fires first AIM-9X missileRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

    ... Integrated Test Force, was piloted by David Nelson, the Lockheed Martin chief F-35 test pilot at Edwards Air Force Base. The AIM-9X is an advanced infrared missile and the newest of the Sidewinder family of short-range air-to-air missiles carried on ...

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  19. Veteran, dad originally from MI missing in CalifRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | WXYZ

    ... in the night and rented a hotel room to avoid driving home. ABC7 also reports that he works at Edwards Air Force Base, and his brother, Tyler, said his friends tried to call VanZandt at least 22 times. He is described as a white male, 6-feet-tall ...

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  20. 'this is not Like Him' Air Force vet, father of 3 vanishes outside pubRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Fox News

    ... called his phone in vain more than 20 times. He was reported missing on Sunday. Vanzandt works at Edwards Air Force Base and is an avid swimmer and scuba diver. His brother told ABC7 that he is "somebody that does like to take swims at night, you ...

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