Scott Air Force Base Newswire (Page 8)

Scott Air Force Base Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. AT&T opening 'store of the future': TechFlash 7 thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    Software developer SuprTEK plans to hire at least 70 new employees over the next few months to help it handle the work from a $59 million contract the company landed from the Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base.

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  2. IT firm to boost staff by at least 70 to handle work at Scott AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    Software developer SuprTEK plans to hire at least 70 new employees over the next few months to help it handle the work from a $59 million contract the company landed from the Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base. SuprTEK, which is based in Ashburn, Virginia, has already started hiring and plans to have the new employees in place by the end of March, the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

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  3. At least 70 new jobs coming to Scott AFB because of $59 million software contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Software developer SuprTEK plans to hire at least 70 IT workers by the end of March as a result of a five-year, $59 million contract awarded by the Air Mobility Command, based at Scott Air Force Base. The workers will develop and test web-based software applications to support the logistics behind the command's global airlift, air refueling and aeromedical missions.

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  4. Contract to bring 75 jobs to Scott Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    A Virginia-based software company has announced plans to bring more than 70 new information technology jobs to Scott Air Force Base. SuprTEK recently secured a five-year, $59 million contract to develop and test web-based software applications for Air Mobility Command , located at the military base in St. Clair County.

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  5. Soldiers' cars marooned in Houston pending contractor's legal disputeRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Washington Times

    A legal dispute over a $3.63 million debt between a federal contractor and an ocean freighter company has left at least 66 U.S. service members' cars stranded in Houston since last week. A hearing scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in a Georgia courthouse will determine if the contractor, International Auto Logistics LLC, will be able to complete a nearly $1 billion contract with the U.S. Transportation Command, based at Scott Air Force Base, to ship active duty service members' privately owned cars to their posts overseas.

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  6. Car shipper's dispute over $3.63 million debt means troops' cars stranded in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Despite claims that service is improving, defense transportation officials have declined to say how many privately owned military vehicle shipments remain severely delayed, and customers claim deep problems with deliveries persist. A hearing scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in a Georgia courthouse could decide if federal contractor International Auto Logistics LLC will be able carry out its nearly $1 billion contract with the U.S. Transportation Command, based at Scott Air Force Base, to ship service member vehicles overseas.

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  7. a Pentagon opens investigation of Scott AFB contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... a $1 billion contract to ship military members' cars overseas. U.S. Transportation Command, based at Scott Air Force Base, selected International Auto Logistics for the Globally Privately Owned Vehicle Contract but customers have complained about ...

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  8. Pentagon IG begins investigation into car shipping contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The U.S. Department of Defense Inspector General has opened an investigation of the nearly $1 billion contract to ship servicemembers' cars overseas. Investigators will target the Globally Privately Owned Vehicle Contract, or GPC III, under whose auspices International Auto Logistics was chosen by the U.S. Transportation Command, which is based at Illinois' Scott Air Force Base.

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  9. 'It's beautiful': Wood carvers give WWII veteran some supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... his family settled in the metro-east after serving three different times at Scott Field, now known as Scott Air Force Base in 1947, again in 1952 and for a third time in 1966. He served for 27 years. He and his wife have remained in the metro-east, ...

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  10. Fairfield council eyes $65,730 pact with lobbyist for TravisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... has been focused to include more lobbying, including sending delegations to Washington, D.C. and Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. Solano County, along with Fairfield, contributes $25,000. Suisun City and Dixon contribute $2,000 each, while ...

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  11. Durbin presses to have base site named for DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A provision in a federal spending bill includes a call for naming a building at southwestern Illinois' Scott Air Force Base in honor of a late U.S. senator. Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says the measure introduced Tuesday in the House would direct the Air Force's chief to name a facility at Scott for Alan Dixon.

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  12. Defense contractor to pay $25 million in case of fraud at Scott AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Business Journal

    A defense contracting company has reached a plea agreement with the federal government for fraud charges that included over-charging the transportation command center at Scott Air Force Base by $25 million.

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  13. Handful of St. Louis residents attend hearing for intelligence agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A small handful of North St. Louis residents on Tuesday attended the beginning of the first of three public open houses, or "scoping sessions," concerning a potential new home for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Three sites in Missouri and one near Scott Air Force Base are being considered for the intelligence agency's new campus.

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  14. Intelligence agency hosts relocation open housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to sites in Fenton; south St. Louis County; north St. Louis city; and St. Clair County, Illinois, near Scott Air Force Base. The first session takes place Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. Louis Gateway Classic Foundation , followed by a ...

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  15. Officials break ground at McConnell Air Force Base for tanker facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... many of those letters from local and state leaders. McDew is commander of the air mobility command at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois, where much of the selection work was done. After listing other new Air Force aircraft that have made McConnell ...

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  16. Public NGA relocation meeting tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... possible re-location sites , and in November they narrowed the list down to four : Fenton, Mehlville, Scott Air Force Base, or the old Pruitt-Igoe housing site in north city. The NGA will hold a public meeting Tuesday night to show the public an ...

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  17. TJ FowlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    TJ was employed at Scott Air Force Base as a Computer Systems Administrator and was soon to graduate with his Bachelor's Degree and a promising career. TJ was to wed to his fianc, Angela Garrett, in 2015.

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  18. Recalling December 7, 1941Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Pam's House Blend

    ... against men who were not in uniform. A boy I dated had graduated and was teaching math. He went to Scott Air Force Base to teach troops, but the troops ridiculed him because he was dressed in civilian clothing. Because of this, he enlisted and ...

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  19. Potential Illinois site for agency relocation identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A site near Scott Air Force Base in southwestern Illinois has been revealed as a potential relocation spot for a secret government agency that helped coordinate the hunt for Osama bin Laden. The Belleville News-Democrat reports acreage for the future home of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency is owned by St. Clair County and is adjacent to the air base's northeast boundary.

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  20. Cyber Pros Receive Chief Info Officer AwardsRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Place: Markus E. Rogers, Director, Network Architecture, U.S. Air Force Network Integration Center, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. Rogers helped provide cradle-to-grave oversight in consolidating the Air Force's array of "stand-alone" networks, ...

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