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  • Arnold AFB’s economic impact exceeds $1 billion in fiscal year 2023

    The economic impact of Arnold Air Force Base across the state of Tennessee was $1.06 billion for the 2023 fiscal year.Arnold AFB impacted the local areas through payroll, secondary jobs created through local spending, and other expenditures for supplies, utilities, fuel and services and the spin-off

  • Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering visits Arnold AFB

    Heidi Shyu, Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, is greeted by Arnold Engineering Development Complex Commander Col. Randel Gordon and other installation leadership as she arrives for her Dec. 11, 2023, visit to Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn. During her visit to Arnold,

  • AEDC Safety advises caution when it comes to earthquakes in Tennessee

    Growing up in California, we experienced earthquakes from time to time and learned what to do when one hit.The last one I experienced before moving to Tennessee was a 6.0 earthquake that shook things up and caused some damage. Moving to the south, I worried about tornados but thought earthquakes

  • Website offers ‘one-stop shop’ for Arnold AFB DEIA resources

    For those at Arnold Air Force Base seeking information on installation diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility resources and initiatives, a website is now available that covers DEIA from A to Z.The Arnold AFB DEIA website can be found at There,

  • AEDC team members mark completion of 16S honeycomb

    The designers of the 16-foot supersonic wind tunnel at Arnold Air Force Base recognized when their work began in the 1950s that continuous improvements to the test facility would eventually be needed to keep pace with advancements in technology that were sure to transpire over the ensuing

  • AEDC Spark Tank idea submission deadline is Jan. 12

    The deadline to submit ideas for the 2024 Arnold Engineering Development Complex Spark Tank is Jan. 12.Spark Tank is the Department of the Air Force’s Annual showcase event in which selected Airmen, Guardians and contractors pitch innovative solutions to difficult Air Force and Space Force problems

  • F/A-18A Hornet display at Arnold AFB honors Wittwer

    The significance of the static aircraft displayed outside the Main Gate and Gate 2 of Arnold Air Force Base goes beyond decorative purposes. The displays symbolize the importance of the work performed across Arnold Engineering Development Complex, headquartered at Arnold AFB. Testing conducted

  • AEDC advocate Mike Niederhauser remembered

    Local businessman and staunch Arnold Engineering Development Complex advocate Mike Niederhauser passed away Dec. 20, 2023, at the age of 68.A resident of Estill Springs, Niederhauser was born in 1955 in Nashville. He owned Mike Niederhauser’s China & Gifts in Tullahoma for more than three decades