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BACN hits 100,000 hours of ensuring connectivity for warfighters

New contract vehicle opens doors for Battle Management programs

New Horizons slated for March 1 and 2

Hanscom AWACS team reaps reward

Recapitalizing JSTARS: the radar

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ABG announces annual award winners

Hanscom firefighters deliver baby

Hanscom Fire Department named best in AFMC

OPM offers limited enrollment period for new self-plus-one option

February is National Cancer Prevention Month

February Team Hanscom promotions

BHS senior captures youth of the year honors

BSC week pays homage to MDS corps

Safety key to winter fun

MDS earns The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval

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Laying the foundation for future AF, Coast Guard enlisted leaders

Command chief focused on mission, careers of Airmen

From Army Air Corps to U.S. Air Force, 71-years and counting

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Aftermath of a DUI: Who's really affected?

Airman shares family tragedy as "wake up call"

Holiday greetings from the base commander

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Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, Feb. 5

Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, Jan. 29

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At Hanscom Air Force 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. It's critical work that helps our men and women in uniform prevail in battle and return home safely.

We also do a lot of other 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.
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