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  • 66 MSS people, offices earn AFMC awards

    Two Hanscom people and four offices were recognized by Air Force Materiel Command for their efforts and accomplishments during the past year with 2007 Mission Support Awards. "This is an awesome accomplishment by the men and women of the 66th Mission Support Squadron as well as the Military Equal Opportunity Office," said Col. Tom Schluckebier,
  • Still time to donate to Hanscom CFC

    Only three weeks into the 2007 Combined Federal Campaign, the Hanscom community is moving closer to its goal of raising $220,000, collecting more than $95,000. "We're very pleased with the results so far, having collected 43 percent of our goal, but we still have a long way to go," said Capt. Andrew Dorn, CFC representative for Hanscom. "By the end
  • Financial transition underway at Hanscom

    The 1,883 miles that separate Hanscom from Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., cannot hinder the flow of technology or money. Ellsworth is the location of the new Air Force Financial Services Center, which is one of the cornerstones of the Air Force's financial transformation effort. The AFFSC will centralize and transform the majority of financial
  • Recent ESC Trainees extol programs’ virtues

    Some things cannot be learned in the classroom. Just ask Sam Kimbrel, Lena Thomas, and Samuel Reyes, the most recent graduates of the Palace Acquire and Hanscom Trainee Programs. These programs provide full time employment in a structured two- to three-year rotational training program. Through these opportunities, trainees combine continuous
  • ESC completes worldwide weather system installations

    The Electronic Systems Center has wrapped up a five-year, $70 million effort to replace 110 fixed-based weather sensing systems at sites across the globe. The center and its prime contractor, Coastal Environmental Systems of Seattle, Wash., completed the final installation, at 379th Air Expeditionary Wing in Southwest Asia, Oct. 5, providing