HANSCOM AFB

Acquiring on all cylinders: Tenant unit helps 21SW assets stay operational

Story by A1C Dennis Hoffman on 05/31/2017 In November 2011, Air Force Materiel Command announced a major restructuring representing the largest and most ambitious initiative in the command's twenty-year history. As an outcome, AFMC reduced its direct reporting business units, known as centers, from 12 to 5. From this restructure,
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Fallen Defender honored with boat dedication

Story by Cheryl Sawyers on 02/28/2017 The 96th Security Forces Squadron christened a new patrol vessel in honor of fallen defender, Senior Airman Nathan Sartain here February 24. Sartain, a Pensacola native, was a member of the 66th Security Forces Squadron, from Hanscom Air Force Base, and died October 2,
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Colonel's American dream started in Vietnam

Story by Stephen Warns on 01/23/2017 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas Col. Quy Nguyen, budget execution and analysis branch chief for the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, describes his career and life as a "meaningful journey." It's a journey that began when his father, Anh, and mother, Lieu,
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Engineer training strengthens U.S., Kenyan armed forces partnership

Story by Meredith March on 01/20/2017 VICENZA, Italy Massachusetts National Guard engineers and their State Partnership Program counterparts from the Kenya Defence Forces Engineer Brigade are putting their partnership into action at Thika Barracks, a job site near Nairobi, Kenya, where they are conducting overseas deployment training. The State Partnershi
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Hanscom Airman takes road less traveled

Story by Mark Wyatt on 12/16/2016 Life has not always been easy for Airman 1st Class Louis A. Ortiz, an administration specialist for the C3I and Networks Directorate, who is in the first year of a six-year enlistment. Ortiz grew up in Schenectady, New York, "in an area that wasn't
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Wright-Patterson and Lackland AFB take home 2016 AFRL Commanders Challenge Trophy

Story by Wesley Farnsworth on 12/15/2016 More than 40 Airmen from six bases across the United States, gathered at the Nevada National Security Site in Las Vegas, Nev., Dec. 9 to demonstrate their innovative solutions to a rapidly evolving threat. The six teams in the week-long 2016 Air Force Research
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