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Managing acquisition: a PM's perspective

Improvements on way to warfighters as Hanscom upgrades 'heart' of CRC

Following Materiel Development Decision board, JSTARS Recap progresses

New Horizons: Life Cycle Management Center plan and future opportunities revealed

'Special Program' emerges to combat cyber insider threats  1

Thompson highlights LCMC during symposium

Air traffic control radar system gaining ground, testing in sight

Priorities of AF acquisition outlined at symposium

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Poling focuses on feedback, EPRs during enlisted call

AFAS assists Airman during time of loss

Fitness assessment schedule effective April 1

Boston news team covers Hanscom STARBASE

AETC commander to speak at ROTC awards luncheon

Hanscom Airmen and local Girl Scouts join forces for Operation Cookie Drop

Hanscom civilian honored at AFCEA international conference

Retirees invited to retiree day April 24

66 SFS members capture AFMC, AF-level 'top cop' honors

Hanscom, Bedford agreement first for Air Force

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Contingency contracting officers providing critical capability to the warfighter

Hanscom employee saves life

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March marks Brain Injury Awareness Month

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Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, March 27

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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