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  • Combat Dining Out planned

    Base officials announced the installation will celebrate morale and wingmanship during a combat dining out Sept. 17 at the Patriot Golf Course from 1 to 5 p.m. The traditional military dinner is open to all individuals with base access 18 years or older and will feature informal uniforms and activities.
  • Air Force releases additional dress and appearance changes

    New dress and appearance updates will soon be released following feedback, testing from Airmen and reviews conducted as a part of the 2020 Air Force Uniform Board.
  • Austin Seeks Presidential Approval for Mandatory Troop Vaccinations by Mid-September

    The COVID-19 vaccine will be mandatory for service members by mid-September, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said in a message to the force.
  • Security Forces to debut EZ Child ID system

    The 66th Security Forces Squadron will soon offer EZ Child ID cards to the Hanscom community to assist families and law enforcement in the case of a missing person. The software creates a comprehensive identification card that captures all the needed information that would assist law enforcement in locating a person, including a photo, height, weight, identifiable markings, and all fingerprints.
  • CROWS partners with industry to bring focus to cyber resiliency

    Cyber security professionals from across the Department of the Air Force joined industry experts virtually last month discuss critical topics in the field of cyber security.
  • Department of the Air Force begins integrated personnel, pay system modernization

    Uniformed Total Force Airmen and Guardians are invited to create Air Force Integrated Personnel and Pay System accounts as part of a two-phase personnel and pay modernization program.
  • Ready Eagle prepares Hanscom medics

    The 66th Medical Squadron held a full-scale disaster response exercise here July 26 to 30 focused on medical readiness and preparedness. The week-long exercise, Ready Eagle, tested personnel from across nine medical flights on their ability to respond to a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or explosive event.
  • Hanscom reinstates indoor mask requirements, other measures

    Acting in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and deputy secretary of Defense guidance, Hanscom AFB Installation Commander Col. Katrina Stephens has announced several actions aimed at limiting the spread of COVID-19 and specifically the more-transmissible Delta variant.
  • AFLCMC leaders announce women achieving acquisition excellence event

    Celebrating the Workforce: Women Achieving Acquisition Excellence event planned for August 17. All AFLCMC employees encouraged to attend the virtual event.
  • AFMC funds $5 million in additional AFMC We Need efforts

    The Air Force Materiel Command has released an additional $5 million for projects across the enterprise, continuing the drive towards the goals of the AFMC We Need initiative launched in 2019.