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Hanscom PEOs lauded for small business practices

COMACC meets with Hanscom acquisition members, industry

Theater Battle Control Division Industry Day highlights new contract approach, MCS first delivery order

Critical force-protection system completed ahead of time, under budget

Summer Focus Week offerings, still time to register

Hanscom's cyber initiatives

MPS Increment IV reaches full deployment

Radar site beefs up security, showcases latest upgrade to battle management PEO

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VA transition programs offered

Turner and Tsongas visit Hanscom

PII protection, it matters

Hanscom Air Force Base to hold exercise to evaluate readiness

Comprehensive Airman Fitness: A Lifestyle and culture

The Judge Advocate General's Corps announces law school programs

Women's Equality Day forum scheduled

Changes to academic degree and developmental education expectations

Career intermission accessible to officers, enlisted

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Family's love of music drives win at AF competition

Hanscom CGO answers the call

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Developing strong connections key

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Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, Aug. 20

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At Hanscom Air Force Base, we do a lot of important things, but for the most part, we don't fly planes. More than 99 percent of the air traffic at the adjacent Hanscom Field is non-military. The Massachusetts Port Authority operates Hanscom Field, a civil airport that serves as a corporate reliever for Boston Logan International Airport. While both facilities share the "Hanscom" name, it's important to note: they're not us, and we're not them. For more information about Hanscom Field, visit them here.

As for what we do: Hanscom AFB is an acquisition base. We acquire critical warfighting systems for the Air Force and our sister services. These systems provide the connectivity for and between our warfighters with items such as radar, communication and intelligence systems, command and operations centers and network infrastructure and cyber defense.
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