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Program Management --"an Art, not a Science," says AFMC commander

AFLCMC Focus Week registration opens July 6

Hanscom Airman lauded for small business efforts

BITI awards contracts, upgrades Air Force cyber infrastructure

AFA to host local-area Cyber Workshop in September

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AF assigns new chief scientist

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Keeping Airmen healthy and informed through Operation Supplement Safety

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Food drive strives to limit local, national hunger

Rudolph cited for excellence in IT

AFMC wingmen continue successful interventions

One ally at a time: From tolerance to acceptance

SFS Airmen training for high-risk incidents

Career Intermission Program application window opens July 1

2014 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

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tabHanscom ... the Air Force Base 
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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