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  1. Special Operations Wants Portable Lasers, Better Night Vision GogglesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Government Executive

    ... electronic devices. The prototype laser, developed by Boeing Directed Energy Systems and tested at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, weighed 750 lbs. -- too heavy to fit the man portable description, and now SOCOM wants to develop a smaller and ...

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  2. AFD stair climb honors 9/11 victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Area firefighter's paid tribute to the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks Thursday with their annual stair climb. The firefighters are from Albuquerque, Bernalillo County and Kirtland Air Force Base and other area departments.

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  3. Air Force: Contamination from leak at base unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... base commander Col. Tom Miller asked to formally withdraw thousands of pages of reports on the Kirtland Air Force Base leak that the Air Force submitted to state regulators in March, the Albuquerque Journal reported ( http://goo.gl/RRaf57 ). ...

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  4. Air Force: Effect of fuel contamination at Kirtland unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Air Force Times

    The Air Force says it still hasn't determined the extent of contamination from a Kirtland Air Force Base fuel leak and wants some reports on the leak tossed.

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  5. Kirtland wants to yank reports on fuel spillRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The U.S. Air Force says it still hasn't determined the extent of contamination from a Kirtland Air Force Base fuel leak and wants some reports on the leak tossed.

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  6. 3 siblings follow their master sgt. dad into the Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Air Force Times

    ... ROTC program at East Carolina University in North Carolina in 2011 and works as a program manager at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico. Joshua wanted to play football. When that didn't work out, he headed to his brother's alma mater, joined ROTC ...

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  7. News Briefs August 22, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... New Mexico Environment Department announced its approval in a letter sent Wednesday to officials at Kirtland Air Force Base. The plan calls for drilling a new well designed to extract contaminated water so it can be treated and eventually used as ...

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  8. New Mexico signs off on Kirtland jet fuel clean-up planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... New Mexico Environment Department announced its approval in a letter sent Wednesday to officials at Kirtland Air Force Base. The plan calls for drilling a new well designed to extract contaminated water so it can be treated and eventually used as ...

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  9. Top Air Force official discusses fuel cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... New Mexico Environment Department announced its approval in a letter sent Wednesday to officials at Kirtland Air Force Base. The plan calls for drilling a new well designed to extract contaminated water so it can be treated and eventually used as ...

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  10. New Mexico signs off on Air Force clean-up planRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... New Mexico Environment Department announced its approval in a letter sent Wednesday to officials at Kirtland Air Force Base. The plan calls for drilling a new well designed to extract contaminated water so it can be treated and eventually used as ...

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  11. Service held for fallen senior airman from WoodruffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | FOX Carolina

    ... Romain in Woodruff. Romain, 21, died on Aug. 12 in Albuquerque, NM, where he was stationed at Kirtland Air Force Base with the United States Air Force. He was a communication/navigation journeyman of the 58th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Aircraft ...

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  12. 5 Cool Non-Lethal Weapons You Might Not Have Seen BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | TechEBlog

    ... ding effect is apparently temporary. It also uses a two-wavelength laser. The PHASR was developed at Kirtland Air Force Base, part of the Air Force Research Laboratory Directed Energy Directorate in New Mexico.

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  13. Contracts for August 12, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... for the operations of the Defense Threat Reduction Information Analysis Center (DTRIAC), located at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, and the support office at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Services include conducting analytical activities, preserving ...

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  14. Agency director names new deputy director of DLA AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Air Force (Contracting) in the Pentagon and with the Air Force's Space and Missile Systems Center at Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico. Banks is a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps and has more than 24 years of acquisition and contract ...

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  15. Crews excavate soil in effort to clean up Kirtland AFB jet fuel spill siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    An agency at Kirtland Air Force Base, charged with rapidly developing and fielding smaller and cheaper satellites that can be of immediate use to combat commanders, has a new mission that should keep it at Kirtland for at least several more years, according to U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich's office.

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  16. Contractor works to remove contaminated soil from N.M. baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Air Force Times

    This image shows one of the jet fuel tanks at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, N.M., on Thursday.

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  17. USGS to start drilling 'sentinel' wells near NM Air Force baseRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | WaterWorld

    ... . These new sentinel wells will provide early warning if there is a northeastward movement of the Kirtland Air Force Base Bulk Fuels Facility plume and would provide Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority (ABCWUA) and Air Force ...

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  18. Video: Morning News August 8th 2014Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... blew a tire and crossed into oncoming traffic. Today's a big step in the process to clean up the Kirtland Air Force Base fuel spill. Crews are set to start removing soil from the old fuel off-loading rack, where a lot of the fuel spill happened. ...

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  19. DBIA Announces 2014 Design-Build Project Award WinnnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | PR.com

    ... & ICU Remodel San Diego, Calif. Industrial/Process/Research Facilities Battlespace Environment Lab Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. Rolls-Royce Advanced Aerofoil Machining Facility Prince George County, Va. Rehabilitation/Renovation/Restoration Henry ...

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  20. McRaven not alone in moving from military to academia leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Adm. William H. McRaven, commander of U. S. Special Operations Command, speaks to airmen of the 58th Special Operations Wing during a visit to Kirtland Air Force Base on June 18, 2013.

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