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  • Withrow takes up role of AEDC Test Support Division chief

    Lt. Col. Eric Withrow first heard about Arnold Air Force Base 19 years ago.At the time, Withrow was serving at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. A retired master sergeant previously assigned to Arnold would stop by Withrow’s work area. Coffee in hand, the retiree would regale Withrow with tales

  • Two selected as 2023 AEDC Fellows

    The 2023 AEDC Fellows selection committee is proud to announce the selection of two new AEDC Fellows.Martha Ann Simmons has been selected as a Lifetime Achievement Fellow and Norman Smith as a Craft FellowThey become the 116th and 117th AEDC Fellows since the program’s inception in 1989.AEDC Fellows

  • Lance awarded Legion of Merit

    Col. Randel Gordon, Arnold Engineering Development Complex commander, presents Col. R. Chris Lance, then-outgoing chief of the Test Support Division, AEDC, with the Legion of Merit during the Change of Leadership Ceremony for the division at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn., June 2, 2023. According to

  • Arnold AFB Fitness Center access changed to improve base security

    In May, fencing was installed to prevent access to the Arnold Air Force Base Fitness Center from Wattendorf Memorial Highway.Prior to this change, patrons could park in a lot between the highway and the Fitness Center. They would then access the facility through a secured turnstile.Now, patrons must

  • Tolliver awarded Meritorious Service Medal, retires from Air Force

    Col. Jason Vap, left, 804th Test Group commander, presents Lt. Col. Justin Tolliver with the Meritorious Service Medal during Tolliver’s retirement ceremony May 18, 2023, at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn. According to the Air Force Personnel Center website, “The Meritorious Service Medal may be

  • June is National Safety Month: Stay safe at home as well as at work

    June is National Safety Month, and we need to get serious about safety in the home, workplace and community. The observance was created by the National Safety Council in 1996 to raise awareness about the importance of safety. This year's theme is "Safety at Home."Preventable injuries, commonly known

  • AEDC first quarter award winners announced

    In May, Arnold Engineering Development Complex leadership recognized the quarterly award winners for the first quarter of 2023 during a Commander’s Call at Arnold Air Force Base, headquarters of AEDC. The individuals and teams recognized for their performance are listed below. An image number is