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CBS News
Bringing back supersonic flight, with quieter sonic boomsThis past weekend, at Edwards Air Force Base in California, the U.S. Air Force
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
This past weekend, at Edwards Air Force Base in California, the U.S. Air Force celebrated the 70th anniversary of Captain Chuck Yeager becoming the first pilot to fly faster than the speed of sound. Yeager, now 94, was there to commemorate the... Read more
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The Mercury News
A soaring celebration for Chuck Yeager 70 years after he broke the sound barriercelebrated as Southern California skies will be torched by a pair of formations
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
celebrated as Southern California skies will be torched by a pair of formations of fighter jets and bombers flying out of Edwards Air Force Base in the Mojave Desert, over STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) schools in Los... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightresolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaki
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
resolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaking flight that took off from what is today Edwards Air Force Base, the bright orange X-1 was cradled under a B-29 Superfortress bomber and dropped over the Mojave... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightresolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaki
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
resolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaking flight that took off from what is today Edwards Air Force Base, the bright orange X-1 was cradled under a B-29 Superfortress bomber and dropped over the Mojave... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightresolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaki
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
resolved with Yeager at the controls, he said. On the day of the record-breaking flight that took off from what is today Edwards Air Force Base, the bright orange X-1 was cradled under a B-29 Superfortress bomber and dropped over the Mojave... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
On 70th Anniversary of 1st Supersonic Flight, SoCal Schools Get Fighter Jet Flyoversover multiple elementary schools in Southern California, the website stated. A
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
over multiple elementary schools in Southern California, the website stated. A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor flies low over Edwards Air Force Base in Kern County on Oct. 24, 2003. (Credit: Brooke Davis/U.S. Air Force via Getty Images) Observers got... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Keven James Baird, 1965volunteered for the California Air National Guard and became a civil servant in
Tehachapi News / Posted 6 days ago
volunteered for the California Air National Guard and became a civil servant in September 1989. Keven proudly worked at Edwards Air Force Base for more than 29 years and was employed as a maintenance unit supervisor at the time of his passing.... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
NASA Orders Engines for Antelope Valley Experimental AircraftCo. for use on the space agency’s experimental airplane now in development. Th
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Co. for use on the space agency’s experimental airplane now in development. The contract from the research center at Edwards Air Force Base in the Antelope Valley calls for buying two GE 414 engines with an option to purchase a third through... Read more
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The Morning Call
Las Vegas shooting victims: Portraits of the fallenRiverside resident was a pipefitter for UA Local 364, which covers San Bernardi
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Riverside resident was a pipefitter for UA Local 364, which covers San Bernardino and Riverside counties, along with Edwards Air Force Base. On Facebook he posted photos of himself at work and of the local union outfit’s insignia: A skull... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 3into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988:
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988: The space shuttle Discovery lands safely at Edwards Air Force Base to conclude a four-day mission. It was the first shuttle mission since the Challenger disaster in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 3into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988:
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
into one city. The day is now celebrated as German Unity Day. [ + - ] 1988: The space shuttle Discovery lands safely at Edwards Air Force Base to conclude a four-day mission. It was the first shuttle mission since the Challenger disaster in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 1last show aired on Sept. 22, 1956. [ + - ] 1947: The F-86 Sabre flies for th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
last show aired on Sept. 22, 1956. [ + - ] 1947: The F-86 Sabre flies for the first time, taking off from what is now Edwards Air Force Base in California. The jet was the first swept wing fighter that could counter the similarly winged Soviet... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 1last show aired on Sept. 22, 1956. [ + - ] 1947: The F-86 Sabre flies for th
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
last show aired on Sept. 22, 1956. [ + - ] 1947: The F-86 Sabre flies for the first time, taking off from what is now Edwards Air Force Base in California. The jet was the first swept wing fighter that could counter the similarly winged Soviet... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Betty Ellen Temple, April 10, 1924 - Sept. 18, 2017where the family became members of the Community Church. Betty had several rewa
Tehachapi News / Posted 21 days ago
where the family became members of the Community Church. Betty had several rewarding jobs in the area including working at Edwards Air Force Base and within the Mojave Unified School District where she had the opportunity to help shape the minds of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 25classic. Reiner is seen here at a 2013 screening of the movie. [ + - ] 1983:
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
classic. Reiner is seen here at a 2013 screening of the movie. [ + - ] 1983: Actor and rapper Donald Glover is born at Edwards Air Force Base, California. He's best known for his role on the sitcom "Community" and for creating and starring in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 25classic. Reiner is seen here at a 2013 screening of the movie. [ + - ] 1983:
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 24 days ago
classic. Reiner is seen here at a 2013 screening of the movie. [ + - ] 1983: Actor and rapper Donald Glover is born at Edwards Air Force Base, California. He's best known for his role on the sitcom "Community" and for creating and starring in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 20, 2017an anti-Islamic video produced in the United States. Space shuttle Endeavour, r
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
an anti-Islamic video produced in the United States. Space shuttle Endeavour, riding atop a Boeing 747, landed at Edwards Air Force Base in California en route to its eventual retirement home, the California Science Center in Los... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historyan anti-Islamic video produced in the United States. Space shuttle Endeavour, r
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
an anti-Islamic video produced in the United States. Space shuttle Endeavour, riding atop a Boeing 747, landed at Edwards Air Force Base in California en route to its eventual retirement home, the California Science Center in Los... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Chargers Looking for Regular Season StubHub Center Winholding red, white and blue ribbons, paying tribute to the flag. As the anthem
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 1 months ago
holding red, white and blue ribbons, paying tribute to the flag. As the anthem concludes, two F-35 Lightning II jets from Edwards Air Force Base will conduct a flyover, traveling south to north above StubHub Center. Army Sgt. Gus Orozco and Air... Read more

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