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$6.2 M contract for T Square

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The T Square Logistics Services Corp. of Colorado Springs has been awarded a $6.2 million contract to provide logistics services at Sheppard Air Force Base in Texas.

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Lockheed Martin awarded contracts

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Lockheed Martin-Integrated Systems and Solutions of Colorado Springs has been awarded a contract installment of $25.5 million based on a longer-range 15-year contract valued up to $2.5 billion. Each year, up to $110 million is allocated toward the total contract, according to Peterson Air Force Base purchasing officials. The defense contractor is responsible for providing… Continue Reading Lockheed Martin awarded contracts

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USO package sending event Oct. 3

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On October 3 Colorado Springs residents can purchase USO Care Packages for overseas military troops. The USO packages are the only packages sanctioned by the Department of Defense. Packages can be purchased during a special event and USO concert scheduled from 3 to 10 p.m. at Security Service Field, 4385 Tutt Blvd. Thirteen bands are… Continue Reading USO package sending event Oct. 3

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Since 1962, we have diversified greatly from our objective to land on the moon. Today, space is a means to an end rather than an end in itself. As General Lance Lord, Commander of Air Force Space Command has commented, “If you’re not in space, you’re not in the race.” Clearly, space programs and technologies… Continue Reading Commentary: The Colorado component of the space industry

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A report released by the Office of Advocacy (OA) of the Small Business Administration is aimed at giving businesses like Colorado Springs-based Complete Office Products and Rhino Office Products a level playing field when it comes to selling products and services to the federal government and the military. Several local office supply companies had previously… Continue Reading Contract bundling stacks the deck against small business

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Before a huge flag draped wall, the U.S. Northern Command officially opened for business at Peterson Air Force Base this week, and the first order of business is to prevent further acts of terrorism on America. At the same ceremony, the flag from the U.S. Space Command was passed to the U.S. Strategic Command, at… Continue Reading U.S. Northern Command opens at Peterson Air Force Base

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Boeing: from aviation to aerospace

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Colorado Springs is believed to have the highest concentration of military space organizations in the world, and the Boeing Company’s presence here fortifies that observation. Aerospace giant Boeing is the largest spacecraft manufacturer in the world and is NASA’s largest contractor, and has a significant presence in Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Denver. Most recognize the… Continue Reading Boeing: from aviation to aerospace

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NorthCom responsible for U.S. homeland defense

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The responsibility is enormous and the need critical in light of last year’s attack on the U.S. by Islamic terrorists. As a result, Colorado Springs is home to Northern Command, charged with homeland defense – protecting all of the U.S., within 500 miles of its shorelines, U.S. territories, and Mexico from attack. Northern Command opens… Continue Reading NorthCom responsible for U.S. homeland defense

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Those that attended the June 19 RCIS luncheon were treated to not one, but two high quality presenters. Colorado Springs-based sports psychologist and counselor, Dr. Gayle Davis, described how to hang tough through an uncertain market, and explained how to avoid negative “self-talk” (not that any of us ever experience the temptation…). David Seamon, EDC’s… Continue Reading Colorado Springs Real Estate Transactions – July 8, 2002

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The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of Gen. Ed Eberhard to lead the newly established Northern Command, based in Colorado Springs.The nomination came on the heels of an announcement by U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld that the U.S. Space Command, which Eberhard also commanded, was leaving Peterson Air Force Base for Offutt Air… Continue Reading Colorado Springs-based NorthCom head confirmed by U.S. Senate

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