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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bill setting new nurse staffing ratio approved
Beacon Hill Roll Call records the votes of local representatives on two roll calls and local senators on four roll calls from the week of June 23-27.
Hanscom flights of undocumented immigrants raise 'red flags' for rep
In reaction to news Immigration and Customs Enforcement-chartered flights landed at Hanscom Field and Logan International Airport recently with undocumented immigrants onboard, the state House minority leader is calling for accountability from the governor's administration.