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Air Force Times
Final F-35 Testing Slips To 2018this year. The work on 3i has eaten up “a majority” of the team’s schedule marg
Final F-35 Testing Slips To 2018
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
this year. The work on 3i has eaten up “a majority” of the team’s schedule margin for beginning IOT&E, officials at Edwards Air Force Base, California, told Defense News recently. Bogdan has already acknowledged that delivery of the final... Read more
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Air Force Times
Marine Pilots Say Software Rarely a Problem for F-35Bbeen flying their F-35Bs operationally since last summer, say they rarely see s
Marine Pilots Say Software Rarely a Problem for F-35B
Air Force Times / Posted 5 days ago
been flying their F-35Bs operationally since last summer, say they rarely see such shutdown events. The test pilots at Edwards Air Force Base, California, see the systems on their F-35A jets fail even before takeoff about once every three... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dutch F-35 jets touch down for European air show debutincluded multiple in-flight refuelings. Designated "AN-1" and "AN-2", the plan
Dutch F-35 jets touch down for European air show debut
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
included multiple in-flight refuelings. Designated "AN-1" and "AN-2", the planes will undergo tests before returning to Edwards Air Force Base in California. "This is a first for the Netherlands," Hennis-Plasschaert told AFP after meeting the... Read more
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The Washington Times
WESLEY PRUDEN: Hillary Clinton hails a flying saucer to the White Houseand other things that go bump in the night at Area 51, a mysterious top-secret
WESLEY PRUDEN: Hillary Clinton hails a flying saucer to the White House
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
and other things that go bump in the night at Area 51, a mysterious top-secret expanse of Nevada desert adjacent to Edwards Air Force Base, where the CIA and other government agencies carry on experiments in the weird, the spectral and the... Read more
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Business Insider
Air Force officials weigh in on the F-35: 'It’s the Burger King jet'Although the F-35 Lightning II regularly makes headlines for all the wrong reas
Air Force officials weigh in on the F-35: 'It’s the Burger King jet'
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Although the F-35 Lightning II regularly makes headlines for all the wrong reasons, Air Force pilots at Edwards Air Force Base in California have begun weighing in on the jet's capabilities, and it's good news. “Each plane is its own command and... Read more
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CBS News
Mystery mission: Air Force's secret space plane nears 1 year in orbitto get KSC ready as a landing site for the X-37B, but Vandenberg is still being
Mystery mission: Air Force's secret space plane nears 1 year in orbit
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
to get KSC ready as a landing site for the X-37B, but Vandenberg is still being maintained as a landing location, with Edwards Air Force Base in California serving as a backup site, Air Force officials have said. Leonard David is author of... Read more
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Daily Star
The Truth is out there: Hillary Clinton WILL release mysterious 'Area 51' alien filesBarack Obama's office maintained it wuldn't release the files, despite Clinton'
The Truth is out there: Hillary Clinton WILL release mysterious 'Area 51' alien files
Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
Barack Obama's office maintained it wuldn't release the files, despite Clinton's comments. Area 51 is a remote part of the Edwards Air Force Base in a Nevada desert that's used for unknown reasons by the US military. However, the existence of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
A day in the life of an F-35 test pilotwarned of 'significant ongoing challenges' - and these have now been revealed.
A day in the life of an F-35 test pilot
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
warned of 'significant ongoing challenges' - and these have now been revealed. The sophisticated F-35s are being tested at Edwards Air Force Base (pictured) in southern California The Marines have already claimed their version of the plane, known... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force Pilots, Maintainers on F-35 Pros and ConsEDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — As the Air Force races to declare its F-35 jet
Air Force Pilots, Maintainers on F-35 Pros and Cons
Air Force Times / Posted 18 days ago
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — As the Air Force races to declare its F-35 jets operational before the end of the year, observers are still warning about schedule delays, a faulty logistics system, and software glitches. But here at Edwards, the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Government’s vital communications spectrum should be shared, Matsui arguesMilitary officials also use large amounts of spectrum while conducting test fli
Government’s vital communications spectrum should be shared, Matsui argues
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
Military officials also use large amounts of spectrum while conducting test flights at training ranges such as the one at Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California. When too much information is trying to flow across the spectrum, computers... Read more
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Air Force Times
A Day in the Life of an F-35 Test PilotEDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Here at the F-35 integrated test force, pilots
A Day in the Life of an F-35 Test Pilot
Air Force Times / Posted 19 days ago
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — Here at the F-35 integrated test force, pilots spend their days simulating real missions to prepare the jets to one day operate on the battlefield. Defense News got a glimpse into the day-to-day life of an F-35 test... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35 Program Office Signs Off On Air Force 3i Softwareits full war-fighting capability, he wrote. Although the JPO has given the new
F-35 Program Office Signs Off On Air Force 3i Software
Air Force Times / Posted 20 days ago
its full war-fighting capability, he wrote. Although the JPO has given the new 3i software the green light, test pilots at Edwards Air Force Base, California, are still seeing frequent stability issues on the ground. Officials told Defense News... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35 Test Flights Struggle To Boot Up, But Jets Fly OnDespite software issues on the ground and in the air, the F-35 development test
F-35 Test Flights Struggle To Boot Up, But Jets Fly On
Air Force Times / Posted 20 days ago
Despite software issues on the ground and in the air, the F-35 development test fleet continues regular operations EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – F-35 critics often point to the Pentagon's decision to start building the fifth-generation fighter... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A look at California's most interesting legislative racesfundraising. Description: The district includes northern portions of Los Angel
A look at California's most interesting legislative races
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
fundraising. Description: The district includes northern portions of Los Angeles County, including Palmdale, Lancaster and Edwards Air Force Base. Four in 10 are registered Democrats, 36 percent are Republicans and 19 percent are not affiliated... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35 vs. A-10: Air Force Test Pilot Weighs InEDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — As debate rages in Washington over replacing t
F-35 vs. A-10: Air Force Test Pilot Weighs In
Air Force Times / Posted 24 days ago
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — As debate rages in Washington over replacing the A-10 attack plane with the fifth-generation joint strike fighter, test pilots at Edwards Air Force Base, California, are getting a firsthand look at the F-35’s... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Spring breaks were never easyshuttle Discovery launch from Cape Canaveral. The shuttle launch was especially
Spring breaks were never easy
Newton Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
shuttle Discovery launch from Cape Canaveral. The shuttle launch was especially meaningful to our family, as we moved to Edwards Air Force Base later that year, where we lived near the plant where all the shuttle orbiters were manufactured, and... Read more
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News.com.au
The F-35 is a trillion dollar blunderAustralia’s decision to buy the fighter jets for our military. The test in que
The F-35 is a trillion dollar blunder
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
Australia’s decision to buy the fighter jets for our military. The test in question took place over the Pacific Ocean near Edwards air force Base in California on January 14 this year. Flying in an F-35, the unnamed pilot set flight with a... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Returning"Nooch" and lives in Colliersville, Tenn., flew the A-7 to Minot AFB on June 27
Returning
Minot Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
"Nooch" and lives in Colliersville, Tenn., flew the A-7 to Minot AFB on June 27, 1991. "I pretty much flew it nonstop from Edwards Air Force Base in California up there to Minot Air Force Base," he recalled in an interview with the Minot Daily... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NASA Moves To Begin Historic New Era Of X-Plane Researchthe bright orange Glamorous Glennis and flew the X-1 into its moment in history
NASA Moves To Begin Historic New Era Of X-Plane Research
The Aero-News Network / Posted 29 days ago
the bright orange Glamorous Glennis and flew the X-1 into its moment in history. On that day the Antelope Valley, home to Edwards Air Force Base in California, reportedly echoed with its first sonic boom. But whether or not anyone there actually... Read more
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Air Force Times
System cybersecurity must begin with engineering, general saysdefenses of existing and developing systems, she said. “We have a cybersecurit
System cybersecurity must begin with engineering, general says
Air Force Times / Posted a month ago
defenses of existing and developing systems, she said. “We have a cybersecurity squadron in the Air Force Test Center [at Edwards Air Force Base, California], and we’re going to probably grow that to a group so we have the ability to test our... Read more

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