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  • AFLCMC engineer selected for MIT fellowship

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – John Bailey, a 39 year-old chief engineer with the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Big Safari program, was selected for the prestigious year-long MIT Sloan Fellows MBA program and is heading to Cambridge, Mass., this summer with his wife and four kids.The origins of the fellowship program go back
  • #AFPitchDay required team of teams

    “We just proved we can check contract award timelines off the list of impediments to delivering capability, so the rest of the process will now be under intense scrutiny.”
  • LCID 2019 registration now open

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Registration is now open for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s annual Life Cycle Industry Days, which will be held June 19-21 at the Dayton Convention Center in downtown Dayton, Ohio.The event will feature panel discussions and updates on current and future Air Force weapon systems as well as
  • Iraqi Air Force celebrates graduation of 7-level maintenance technicians

    The Iraqi Air Force celebrated the graduation of their first F-16 seven-level maintenance technicians at a Jan. 21 ceremony held on Balad Air Base, Iraq. Lt. Gen. Anwar Hamadamin presented the ten individuals with graduation certificates and 7-level patches.The ten pioneers had to overcome many difficulties prior to receiving the patches and
  • Industry gets schooled on MDC2

    LEXINGTON, Mass. – Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts projected its quiet power during the Multi-Domain Command and Control Industry Day, Feb. 20, at the Minuteman Educational Center, according to speaker Eileen Vidrine, the Air Force's chief data officer.  Vidrine spoke to representatives from more than 100 companies representing major defense
  • AFSAC director highlights vision for organization

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – For the past six months with Brig. Gen. Sean Farrell in charge of the Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation Directorate (AFSAC) headquartered here, the organization has successfully executed several multi-billion dollar foreign military sales, reduced timeline for weapons system delivery and
  • KC-46A Pegasus completes first stealth refueling

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio -- A KC-46A Pegasus successfully transferred fuel through its boom to a F-35A on January 22 in the skies over Edwards AFB, California marking the first aerial refueling of a stealth aircraft by the KC-46. This test flight, part of the Phase III refueling certifications, came just before the first delivery of a Pegasus
  • Enterprise hiring effort draws new talent, faster

    AFMC improved its civilian hiring timeliness by 12 percent in fiscal year 2018 and continues to speed up the employment process in FY19. Four major secretary-approved hiring initiatives are providing positive returns, particularly when coupled with continued process improvements in all talent acquisition areas.
  • AFSAC and AFRL hosts Indian military delegation

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Security Assistance and Cooperation Directorate and the Air Force Research Laboratory headquartered here, recently hosted senior officials from the Indian Armed Forces and government for discussions and a tour of research facilities on base.The visit was organized under a cooperative program led
  • AFLCMC fielding new Personnel Locator Beacons

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – In an effort to improve aircrew safety and save lives, the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Agile Combat Support Directorate headquartered here is fielding 12,000 new personnel locator beacons to aircrews in most fixed wing aircraft across the Air Force fleet.Known as the URT-46, the beacons are being