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The northern Virginia region surrounding Marine Corps Base Quantico may have survived the BRAC growth coming to the installation. Many of the 2,000 federal employees slated to transfer to Quantico already have arrived without generating significant traffic congestion or an influx of new students in the schools of Prince William and Stafford counties …READ MORE
As the completion of the first building at Redstone Gateway — the $1 billion office park at Redstone Arsenal being developed under the EUL program — approaches in the fall, the company that is leading the effort has high expectations for the project. “It is not a normal office park. It is a first-class office park …READ MORE
In its first year of eligibility, the general aviation airport at the former Brunswick Naval Air Station has been chosen to participate in the Federal Aviation Administration’s 2011 Military Airport Program, a critical source of funding for capital needs for former military airports and joint use airports. Brunswick Executive Airport, which opened in April, will be eligible for funds for a wide variety of projects …READ MORE
Officials with DOD, Oklahoma State University, and the Oklahoma state government are proposing an “air corridor” near Fort Sill for UAVs (Unmanned Arial Vehicles), according to DOD Buzz. Army commanders continue to call for more UAVs to be designed and produced, while engineers complain that they have little opportunity to do any testing with the UAVs because of regulations put in place by the Federal Aviation Administration …READ MORE
The Army should realize substantial energy cost savings as a result of BRAC, said Richard Kidd, deputy assistant secretary of the Army for Energy and Sustainability. Unlike the Navy and Air Force, which consume much more liquid fuel, the Army is the largest consumer of facility energy, not only within the Defense Department, but within the entire federal government …READ MORE
The largest medical restructuring by the military health system ever is expected to be completed on schedule, Navy Vice Adm. John M. Mateczun, commander of Joint Task Force, National Capital Region Medical, stated last week. The realignment includes the transfer of functions from Walter Reed to Bethesda, and the construction of a new facility at Fort Belvoir …READ MORE
For the past three years, Fort Carson officials have invited residents from Colorado Springs and the surrounding region for Army 101, a course explaining Army culture, chain of command, rank structure and military acronyms. The four-hour course also includes lessons on post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, and concludes with a tour of the post …READ MORE