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Tuesday | GlobeNewswire

Communications Capability Deployed in Key Air Force Command and Control Systems

The Tactical Voice Communications System developed by Cornet Technology, Inc. is a key component of a fielded command and control system managing aircraft flying in support of combat operations.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US Navy, US Army

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Boston Herald

Chabot: Gov looks bad on illegals - again - thanks to Kayyem

Gov. Deval Patrick's administration was well aware that the feds were flying immigrant detainees into the Bay State for years despite the governor's initial insistence he didn't know about recent flights - yet another indication that top state officials have either not told the truth or have downplayed the growing illegal immigrant problem.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Military, US Air Force, Opinion

Lowell Sun

LHS Rotc cadets learn money matters from Hanscom Fcu

Juniors and sophomores in Lowell High School's Air Force Jr. ROTC program have new tools to face life's challenges.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Universal Hub

Detainee base sites report few problems

No protests. No children in the schools. No effect on city services. Two children with pneumonia treated at a local hospital and paid for by the federal government.


Related Topix: Ventura County, CA, Oxnard, CA, Port Hueneme, CA, Deval Patrick, US Governors, US Military, US Air Force

Tue Jul 22, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense

Contracts for July 22, 2014

Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded $69,659,650 for cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order 0073 against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement in support of the V-22 aircraft for the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US Navy, US News, Recreational Vehicle, Security

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Exelis to Supply Saudi Arabian National Guard with High-Performance Air Traffic Management Radar

Exelis has received a contract valued at more than $9 million to provide advanced military air traffic management capabilities to the Saudi Arabian National Guard .


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, US Military, US Air Force, Electronic, Cycle

Air Force Times

Editorial: Surprises in base rankings

Eight months ago, Air Force Times embarked on an ambitious project to rank Air Force bases across the U.S., measuring cost of living, housing, schools, traffic and amenities for each area.


Related Topix: Luke Air Force Base, US Military, Scott Air Force Base, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Minot Air Force Base, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Lowell Sun

Kick illegals-host plan down the road

We now understand why President Obama wants nearly $4 billion in emergency aid to deal with the crisis of young illegal immigrants flooding our southern border.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Military, US Air Force

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Lowell Sun

Feds: Only four Hanscom flights had detainees

New information is coming forward from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Department, clarifying that there have only been four flights with immigration detainees flown into the state since the spring.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Military, US Air Force

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

STARBASE gives students a glimpse of science in action

The closest a lot of kids get to space technology is watching reruns of "Star Trek" episodes.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Military, US Air Force, Bedford, MA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Aerotech News And Review

JSTARS Recap team holds industry week

A Gulfstream aircraft takes off from the flightline at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., April 10, 2014.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream 100, Gulfstream Aircraft