Tag Archives: Eglin Air Force Base

Eglin AFB Begins Preparations for F-15EX Aircraft Tests

F-15EX Aircraft

The Eglin Air Force Base has started preparations for the F-15EX fighter aircraft's developmental and operational tests in 2021. The Operational Flight Program Combined Test Force will handle planning and provisioning efforts for the tests. 

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Jolly Green II Helicopter Undergoes Joint Testing With Apache

Jolly Green II Helic

The U.S. Air Force's HH-60W Jolly Green II rescue helicopter has completed a joint flight test with the AH-64 Apache from Eglin Air Force Base, marking a new developmental milestone. Jolly Green II led the Apache, which came from Redstone Army Test Center in Alabama, during the test mission, USAF said Wednesday.

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USAF Hosts Workshop on Digital Modeling

The U.S. Air Force held a workshop earlier this month to foster collaboration with the use of modeling-based development methods. The Weapons Digital Enterprise Workshop commenced Dec. 9 at Eglin Air Force Base and aimed to fortify the relationship between the service branch and digital defense organizations, USAF said Monday.

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AFRL Breaks Ground on Eglin Air Force Base Munitions Facility

The Air Force Research Laboratory broke ground on a new munitions research facility at the Eglin Air Force Base. The 52.6K-square foot Advanced Munitions Technology Complex will serve to reinforce research on ammunitions and potential warfighter capacities and enable engineers as well as scientists to explore new explosive components, the Eglin Air Force Base said Tuesday.

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