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  • Arnold AFB Fitness Center offers variety of exercise options for Men’s Health Month and beyond

    June is Men’s Health Month, a time when men across the country are encouraged to make healthy lifestyle choices.A crucial component of healthy living is regular exercise, and the Arnold Air Force Base Fitness Center offers a variety of equipment and activities for men of all ages and fitness levels.“Everybody from dependents to retirees, there’s
  • Ingenuity enhancing safety at Arnold AFB Secondary Pumping Station

    From confined space access to its Lockout/Tagout system, the crew at the Arnold Air Force Base Secondary Pumping Station observed several changes that could be made to make their work safer and more efficient. Those measures and procedures have been adopted and, according to Arnold AFB Cooling Water Supervisor Bob Thomas, the team at the facility
  • AEDC Innovation Grant allows for completion of 3-D ASTF model

    Science and Analytical Engineer Dwain Clark hopes to eventually take representations of facilities across Arnold Air Force Base to another dimension. Through the utilization of an AEDC Innovation Grant, Clark now has a start. Earlier this year, Clark completed a digital 3-D model of the Aeropropulsion Systems Test Facility (ASTF). The
  • Air Force Research Laboratory spearheading VKF Tunnel D return to operations

    Until recently, the last period of sustained activity at von Kármán Gas Dynamics Facility (VKF) Wind Tunnel D at Arnold Air Force Base was more than four decades ago.Today, Tunnel D is humming once again, as more than 50 checkout runs have been conducted so far this year. The complete resurrection of the long-quiescent tunnel is moving closer to
  • Air Force strengthens partnerships through International Enlisted Engagements Program

    The Air Force educates and trains more than 11,800 international partner air force members each year. Historically, enlisted airmen have made up a relatively small subset of this total. But the U.S. Air Force believes there is an opportunity to apply the world-class skills and expertise of the enlisted corps far more effectively to international partnering efforts.
  • Command meets its cost-savings objective for second fiscal year in a row

    Air Force Materiel Command captured more than $2.5 billion in cost savings for fiscal year 2017, the second fiscal year in a row the command has achieved its strategic savings objective.
  • Arnold AFB Company Grade Officer Council assists Habitat for Humanity during Veterans Build

    Members of the Arnold Air Force Base Company Grade Officer Council recently lent a hand during the Habitat for Humanity 2018 Veterans Build to support a local veteran and an area family on the verge of homeownership. On April 20, CGOC members volunteered with the Rutherford County Area Habitat for Humanity. The group worked at two build sites that
  • Arnold team members volunteer at Special Olympics Summer Games in Tullahoma

    Arnold Air Force Base Staff Sgt. Richard Griffin marches in the procession with the teams at the Area 13 Special Olympics on May 1 at the Tullahoma High School stadium. (U.S. Air Force photos/Jacqueline Cowan)
  • Col. Briggs honored at retirement ceremony

    During a retirement ceremony held for Col. Raymond Briggs, right, May 11 at Arnold Lakeside Center, Maj. Gen. David Harris, left, Air Force Test Center commander, pins the Legion of Merit medal onto Briggs’ lapel. The Legion of Merit is an award given for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services and achievements.
  • AEDC Woman’s Club wraps up year with special guest

    The May 3 meeting of the AEDC Woman’s Club (AEDCWC) at the Arnold Lakeside Center concluded the club’s 2017-2018 season of meetings.It was a great ending to a spectacular year with great programs, new members and lots of friends.Billy Ferguson, owner of Short Mountain Distillery in Woodbury, spoke to the ladies about the history of making liquor in