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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 yesterday
"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 yesterday
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 3 days 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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Ventura County Star
House committee expected to increase unmanned aircraft funding for Naval Base Ventura CountyBase Ventura County is not included in a list for new construction projects but
House committee expected to increase unmanned aircraft funding for Naval Base Ventura County
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Base Ventura County is not included in a list for new construction projects but more than $600 million in California projects are, including work at Edwards Air Force Base, Coronado, Barstow, Travis AFB, Seal Beach, Lemoore, Fort Hunter, and Mira... Read more
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Daily Mail
MOD releases unseen footage of its latest F-35B Lightning II jetsever, was embarrassingly outperformed by a 40-year-old F-16 jet in a dogfight i
MOD releases unseen footage of its latest F-35B Lightning II jets
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
ever, was embarrassingly outperformed by a 40-year-old F-16 jet in a dogfight in July. The dogfight, which was staged near Edwards Air Force Base, California, was designed to test the F-35's ability in close-range combat at 10,000 to 30,000... Read more
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PhysOrg
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
PhysOrg / Posted 6 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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New Kerala
NASA moves to begin historic new era of X-Plane research - newkerala.com #53802the bright orange Glamorous Glennisand flew the X-1 into its moment in history.
NASA moves to begin historic new era of X-Plane research - newkerala.com #53802
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
the bright orange Glamorous Glennisand 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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Daily Mail
Controversial F-35 fighter jet now has 'brain' problem, says reportfor lighter weight pilots,' the report states. Sophisticated: Footage from gro
Controversial F-35 fighter jet now has 'brain' problem, says report
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
for lighter weight pilots,' the report states. Sophisticated: Footage from ground testing of the F-35A stealth jet at Edwards Air Force Base in California, shows the awesome firepower of the four-barrel Gatling gun embedded in the left... Read more
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Wired News
How on God’s Green Earth Is the B-52 Still in Service?Command, which maintains the bombers at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana a
How on God’s Green Earth Is the B-52 Still in Service?
Wired News / Posted 12 days ago
Command, which maintains the bombers at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana and Minot AFB in North Dakota (with a few at Edwards Air Force Base in California) expects them to keep flying through the 2040s. That’s not a hard ceiling, though, and... Read more
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PhysOrg
April 14, 1981, landing of first space shuttle missionCredit: NASA On April 14, 1981, the rear wheels of the space shuttle orbiter Co
April 14, 1981, landing of first space shuttle mission
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Credit: NASA On April 14, 1981, the rear wheels of the space shuttle orbiter Columbia touched down on Rogers dry lake at Edwards Air Force Base, NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center (then Dryden Flight Research Center), in southern California, to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historythe first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbi
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 17 days ago
the first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbia, ended successfully with a landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1995, Oscar-winning actor-singer Burl Ives died in Anacortes, Washington, at age... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 14, 2016the first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbi
This day in history, April 14, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
the first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbia, ended successfully with a landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1986, Americans got word of a U.S. air raid on Libya (because of the time... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historythe first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbi
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
the first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbia, ended successfully with a landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1986, Americans got word of a U.S. air raid on Libya (because of the time... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historythe first test flight of America’s first operational space shuttle, the Columbi
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
the first test flight of America’s first operational space shuttle, the Columbia, ended successfully with a landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. Last year, the White House said it would remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historythe first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbi
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 18 days ago
the first test flight of America's first operational space shuttle, the Columbia, ended successfully with a landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1986, Americans got word of a U.S. air raid on Libya (because of the time... Read more
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Air Force Times
F-35's International Debut Will Be in the Netherlandsalong with the Dutch F-16s during the show as well, he said. The Dutch plane w
F-35's International Debut Will Be in the Netherlands
Air Force Times / Posted 18 days ago
along with the Dutch F-16s during the show as well, he said. The Dutch plane will make the transatlantic crossing from Edwards Air Force Base, California., to Leeuwarden Air Base in late May, Plankman said. Over the following few weeks, the... Read more
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USA Today
NASA's space shuttle era took flight 35 years agoand other issues uncovered by the flight, Young and Crippen landed safely two d
NASA's space shuttle era took flight 35 years ago
USA Today / Posted 20 days ago
and other issues uncovered by the flight, Young and Crippen landed safely two days and 37 orbits later on a dry lake bed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. “I think we have got something that is really going to mean something to the country... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 9, 2016(The Astros won, 2-1, in 12 innings.) In 1983, the space shuttle Challenger en
This day in history, April 9, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
(The Astros won, 2-1, in 12 innings.) In 1983, the space shuttle Challenger ended its first mission with a safe landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1991, the Georgian Parliament declared the republic's independence. In 1996, in a... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac(The Astros won, 2-1, in 12 innings.) In 1983, the space shuttle Challenger en
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
(The Astros won, 2-1, in 12 innings.) In 1983, the space shuttle Challenger ended its first mission with a safe landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. In 1991, the Georgian Parliament declared the republic's independence. In 1996, in a... Read more
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Wired News
Above Spaceport Mojave, aerospace engineers learn to fly spaceships in close formationjackpot that saves fuel and therefore money. Aerodynamicists at places like NAS
Above Spaceport Mojave, aerospace engineers learn to fly spaceships in close formation
Wired News / Posted 23 days ago
jackpot that saves fuel and therefore money. Aerodynamicists at places like NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center and Edwards Air Force Base, both near Mojave, analyze airflow around planes and try to help formations’ followers hit that... Read more
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examiner.com
F-35 no longer a program of the future, new fighter jet soon to be combat readyeight bases in the United States; one here in South Carolina, at Marine Corps A
F-35 no longer a program of the future, new fighter jet soon to be combat ready
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
eight bases in the United States; one here in South Carolina, at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. Other locations include Edwards Air Force Base, California, Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, Hill AFB, Utah, Luke AFB, Arizona, MCAS Yuma, Arizona,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch the F-35 fighter jet drop a guided warheadin flight is shown above The US tested the F-35's Gatling gun, which would be
Watch the F-35 fighter jet drop a guided warhead
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
in flight is shown above The US tested the F-35's Gatling gun, which would be used in air-to-air combat at California's Edwards Air Force Base last year. The F-35A completed the first three airborne gunfire bursts from its internal Gun Airborne... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Captola Johnson: Pioneering female aviator dies in Sacramento at 95after the war, sometimes with her fellow pilot and husband, Lyall E. Johnson. T
Captola Johnson: Pioneering female aviator dies in Sacramento at 95
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
after the war, sometimes with her fellow pilot and husband, Lyall E. Johnson. The couple met while both were stationed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. They had twin boys, David and Dennis. The family moved around the country as an Air... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
US adds 215,000 jobs in March, unemployment rate rises to 5 percenta voluntary layoff program as well that targets about 1,000 mid-level employees
US adds 215,000 jobs in March, unemployment rate rises to 5 percent
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 30 days ago
a voluntary layoff program as well that targets about 1,000 mid-level employees in the company’s aeronautics division. Edwards Air Force Base has a total of 550 employees, and 200 are eligible to volunteer. Palmdale has 900 employees who are... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
US adds 215,000 jobs in March, unemployment rate rises to 5 percenta voluntary layoff program as well that targets about 1,000 mid-level employees
US adds 215,000 jobs in March, unemployment rate rises to 5 percent
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
a voluntary layoff program as well that targets about 1,000 mid-level employees in the company’s aeronautics division. Edwards Air Force Base has a total of 550 employees, and 200 are eligible to volunteer. Palmdale has 900 employees who are... Read more
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Zero Hedge
ISIS In California? 17 "Arabs In Turbans" Fired Guns And Chanted Allahu Akbar In Middle Of The DesertIncirlik Air Base (IAB), landing first at Canadian Forces Base Greenwood, in No
ISIS In California? 17 "Arabs In Turbans" Fired Guns And Chanted Allahu Akbar In Middle Of The Desert
Zero Hedge / Posted a month ago
Incirlik Air Base (IAB), landing first at Canadian Forces Base Greenwood, in Nova Scotia, then completing their flight at Edwards Air Force Base in California. Upon these Islamic State terror fighters landing in California, this report continues,... Read more

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