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  • Children’s author to speak at first AEDCWC meeting of the new year

    The ladies of the AEDC Woman’s Club will be welcoming Franklin preschool teacher and author Laura Joy Pewitt to its Jan. 4 meeting.Laura is the author of the children’s book “Wally, the Wayward Sea Turtle: A story about Choices, Mistakes, and Saving Grace.” Her book contains lessons which can apply to everyone’s life. Laura is from Bolivar,
  • Arnold AFB Legal office offers holiday gift guidance

    It’s the season for giving and as the holidays approach, it is important to be mindful of the ethics rules as they apply to gift giving and gift acceptance. The Arnold Air Force Base Legal Office aims to provide the necessary ethical guidelines so everyone can go forward and enjoy the holiday season. Any time something with monetary value is
  • AEDC Woman’s Club prepares for Christmas

    During the AEDC Woman’s Club Dec. 7 meeting, singer and songwriter Carson Hill, from South Carolina, will entertain members. Christmas will be the theme of the meeting and will include Christmas music, a Christmas Boutique, donations for Toys for Tots and a Christmas sing-a-long. Gifts and food items will be available to purchase at the meeting
  • Civil engineers overseeing 89 active projects for FY18

    From the replacement of electrical switchgear for safety and reliability enhancement to significant office space renovations, the Civil Engineering Branch at Arnold Air Force Base will have its hands full this fiscal year with a spate of projects supporting each of the Combined Test Forces and general base infrastructure.According to Engineering
  • National Aerospace Solutions honors team members at 2017 Salute to Excellence Annual Awards Banquet

    National Aerospace Solutions (NAS) Team members with the AEDC Test Operations and Sustainment contract received awards for their contributions to NAS and AEDC during the 2017 NAS Salute to Excellence Annual Awards Banquet.Held at the Arnold Lakeside Center Nov. 16, each award winner was recognized by a member of the NAS senior management team and
  • Focus on safety continues to bring success

    The Arnold Air Force Base, NFAC and Tunnel 9 Safety Condition Campaign has thus far proven to be a success, as more than half of the items identified since the beginning of 2017 have been permanently addressed.According to Safety, Health & Environmental Manager Richard Nugent, more than 800 issues have been identified to-date, all of which have
  • CFD verifies new AEDC Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 nozzle design

    The new Mach 18 nozzle design at the AEDC Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 in White Oak, Maryland, near Silver Spring, has been successfully verified using computational fluid dynamic (CFD) codes.A new nozzle was needed to extend the range of desired conditions from the Mach 7, 8, 10 and 14 conditions currently available. According to Ken Tatum, AEDC
  • MLK Remembrance Walk set for Jan. 12

    AEDC team members at Arnold Air Force Base are invited to take part in an upcoming event to celebrate the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and honor King and others for their work in securing the freedoms shared today.The fifth annual MLK Remembrance Walk will be Jan. 12 at 11 a.m. in the lobby of the Administration & Engineering Building, or
  • Return of Turkey Trot draws dozens of runners

    The vibrant hues of the falling leaves blanketing the ground outside the Arnold Air Force Base Administration & Engineering Building along with the crisp autumn air created an ideal backdrop as AEDC team members and local community lined up to take part in a pre-Thanksgiving tradition, the AEDC Turkey Trot.The 32nd annual Turkey Trot was Nov. 9 and
  • Donation made in support of Hands-On Science Center’s STEM programs

    Doug Pearson, deputy general manager of National Aerospace Solutions, LLC, the contractor overseeing the AEDC Test Operations and Sustainment contract, presents a check for $5,000 to Deb Wimberley, director of the Hands on Science Center in Tullahoma, to help support the HOSC’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs. AEDC