Environmental Assessment for the Relocation/Construction of the Museum Complex Edwards AFB, California


SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Air Force (USAF)
Document Title
Environmental Assessment for the Relocation/Construction of the Museum Complex Edwards AFB, California
Document Type
EA - Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
Federal lands - Edwards AFB
Document Description
The purpose of this ES is to determine the best site for relocation of the Air Force Flight Test Museum that will make the museum and its contents more accessible to the public and more available for educational uses. The EA considers two potential alternative locations, one near the Edwards West Security Gate, the second near the North Security Gate, as well as a no action alternative. A hangar to house historical aircraft and flight test artifacts will potentially be constructed as well as a public parking area on the site is ultimately chosen.

Contact Information

Gary Halch
Agency Name
U.S. Air Force
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


California City
Cross Streets
Rosamond Blvd & Lancaster Blvd
Total Acres
State Highways
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Delta Protection Commission, Delta Stewardship Council, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency
Development Types
Educational (Historical; flight test museum)
Local Actions
Site Plan
Project Issues
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Solid Waste, Vegetation

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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