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  • Dr. McQueary to speak at annual AEDC Fellows banquet

    Dr. Charles McQueary, director of operational test and evaluation for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, will be this year's Arnold Engineering Development Center Fellows Banquet speaker scheduled for June 25 at the Arnold Lakeside Club. Dr. McQueary, confirmed by the United States Senate in July 2006, serves as the senior adviser to the
  • Wendle receives AFMC award

    Bill Wendle, Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) operations flight chief and emergency management program manager for the 704th Civil Engineer Squadron, has won the Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) Air Force Civilian Emergency Manager of the Year award. Wendle was recognized for driving significant improvements to AEDC's emergency
  • American Indian conference held at Arnold

    Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) hosted several representatives from American Indian Nations, Tribes and Tribal Towns last week. The purpose of the visit was a government-to-government meeting to discuss the management of cultural resources at Arnold Air Force Base. According to Shawn Chapman, base archeologist, Arnold consults with 16
  • Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division commander makes first visit to AEDC

    The commander of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division and assistant commander for research and engineering of the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), at Patuxent River, Md., made his first visit to AEDC this week. After touring Arnold's ground test facilities and meeting with AEDC's leadership, Rear Adm. Donald Gaddis took time to share
  • Long-time AEDCer visits with renewed mission

    McMinnville native Dave Bond made his first visit last week to Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) after becoming the Air Force Materiel Command's (AFMC) director of engineering and technical management. In this position, In this position, Bond leads the development and implementation of engineering policies and practices spanning science
  • Warfighter shares perspective of AEDC's contribution to the fight

    Those attending the most recent Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) Technical Excellence Seminar heard how Arnold impacts the warfighter from someone who knows about this firsthand. Air National Guardsman Senior Master Sgt. John Kelly, the guest speaker for the March event, joined AEDC's contractor work force as a project engineer in 2003.
  • Pandemic Influenza Watchboard offers DoD-related information on flu outbreak

    With just a few clicks of the mouse, servicemembers, civilians and families interested in learning more about the H1N1 Flu Outbreak, otherwise known as swine flu, can access a variety of resources on the web. The Department of Defense created and still maintains a Pandemic Influenza Watchboard, available at www.dod.mil/pandemicflu. Also used during
  • AFMC urges H1N1 flu awareness and prevention

    With the recent outbreak of the H1N1 Flu, Air Force Materiel Command officials are urging individuals to educate themselves about symptoms, and to take precautionary measures that can prevent its spread. As of April 28, the World Health Organization reported 64 confirmed cases of H1N1 Flu in the United States. Government health officials have
  • AEDC paving way for maintenance practices

    Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) is leading the way for the Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) to move toward formally adopting and refining a more proactive and efficient approach to maintaining the command's multi-billion dollars worth of industrial plant systems and infrastructure making up its test, product and logistics centers,
  • AEDC welcomes new Chief of Staff

    Ken Jacobsen is the new Chief of Staff at Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC). Jacobsen previously served in the Marine Corps for 26 years in a variety of command and staff assignments before retiring as a colonel in February 2006. "Col. [Art] Huber and I have high expectations for Mr. Jacobsen as he fills this key leadership role," AEDC