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  • Hanscom takes next step on Enterprise IT

    Air Force Life Cycle Management officials here awarded a $66 million “Compute and Store” other transaction agreement to Accenture on June 21 for IT as-a-Service risk reduction experiments.
  • 187 weather stations to speak one language

    Weather Engineering Facility workers here installed a Common Data Logger, CDL, on the two most prevalent fixed-base Air Force weather sensors and created a single language for multiple variations of systems all over the world.
  • Views from the fishbowl: getting to know the new AFMC commander

    The first thing that Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr. placed on his desk when he arrived at the Air Force Materiel Command headquarters was not a nameplate, laptop or a to-do list for his first few days in office. Rather, it was a clear glass fishbowl containing a single orange goldfish with wide eyes staring out into the space. “It’s my reminder that as the commander, I live in a ‘fishbowl,’ and everyone is watching everything that I am doing each and every minute of the day,” said Bunch. “It’s a personal tease to remind me that I need to be on my ‘A’ game all of the time, because I am always the commander.”
  • 2018 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

    The 2018 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for Massachusetts Water Resource Authority, or MWRA, Lexington, Massachusetts, and Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., Public Water System Identification, or PWSID, Number 3023002.
  • Contracting director shares plan for acquisition culture change

    In this era of global competition, the Air Force contracting system needed to make adjustments, a Hanscom Air Force Base senior executive told a local industry group here June 18.
  • Senior leaders present award to FCC provider of the year

    Base officials presented an award to the installation’s Family Child Care Provider of the Year during a presentation here June 19.
  • Step-by-Step Guide for how to Transfer GI Bill Benefits

    You must meet all eligibility requirements outlined in DoDI 1341.13, Change 1, Post-9/11 GI Bill and AFI 36-2649, Voluntary Education Program, Attachment 13, prior to applying for the Transfer of Education Benefits, or TEB.
  • Hanscom employee captures BIG award

    An Air Force Life Cycle Management Center program manager here will receive the Air Force Blacks in Government Military Meritorious Service Award at a ceremony during the organization’s annual conference in Dallas later this summer.
  • New course aims to transform Air Force acquisition

    Improving the integration between the Air Force acquisition community and members of the operational community is one of the goals of the Air Force Materiel Command-sponsored Advanced Acquisition Course. The inaugural cohort will begin in July.
  • DoD seeks feedback from Airmen, families on Housing Resident Bill of Rights

    The Department of Defense is asking current residents of military privatized housing to provide feedback on a draft version of a Resident Bill of Rights.