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AEDC awards new Test Operations and Sustainment contract

AEDC wind tunnel modernization benefits from 'in-house' fabrication capabilities

Support staff personnel play huge part in AEDC, Air Force mission

AEDC Commander announces 2015 Fellows

Turning challenges into opportunities hallmark of Wolfenbarger's tenure as AFMC commander

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Be proud of your role this Independence Day

AEDC team supports Relay for Life

Water can make you sick

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Sequestration will lead to staff reductions at Aerospace Testing Alliance

AEDC plans for natural gas system privatization

New STEM program designed to inspire the next generation underway at AEDC

Area citizens advocate for AEDC in the nation's capitol

Arnold ups educational outreach

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Keeping Airmen healthy and informed through Operation Supplement Safety

AF leader cites high value of AFSC

Hanscom Airman lauded for small business efforts

Ogden ALC completes test flight after F-35B STOVL mods

Commentary: Be proud of your role this Independence Day

Wingmen continue successful interventions across AFMC

BITI awards contracts, upgrades Air Force cyber infrastructure

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Arnold Engineering Development Center ShieldArnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC) is the most advanced and largest complex of flight simulation test facilities in the world. The complex operates 43 aerodynamic and propulsion wind tunnels, rocket and turbine engine test cells, space environmental chambers, arc heaters, ballistic ranges and other specialized units. Many of the complex's test units have capabilities unmatched elsewhere in the United States; some are unique in the world. AEDC is an Air Force Materiel Command organization and an important national resource. View AEDC's fact sheet.
View AEDC's mission briefing (video, 8 min).

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Develop, test and evaluate weapon, propulsion, aerodynamic and space
systems at realistic conditions for the nation through modeling, simulation and ground test facilities
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Volunteering is such an important part of giving back to the community. Below are volunteer opportunities and resources available to base personnel.

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The Commander's Action Line is an integral part of the base feedback network. Always use the proper chain of command to address your concerns; if you are not satisfied with the response or you are unable to resolve the problem or concern, call the Action Line at (931) 454-6000.  You may also submit an Action Line through the AEDC Intranet home page and the box in Café 100.
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AEDC Public Affairs
100 Kindel Drive
Suite A-242
Arnold AFB, TN 37389
Phone: (931) 454-4204
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The Arnold AFB Visitors' Center is the single point of service for issuance of identification media to include Common Access Cards (CAC), military (including Guard, Reserve or Retiree) and family member ID Cards. The center also produces access badges/cards for entry to AEDC/Arnold AFB.

The Visitors' Control Center operates from 6:30am until 3:30pm (0630-1530) Monday through Friday. To ensure availability of required services please call (931) 454-5453.
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