Peterson Air Force Base

Peterson Air Force Base (credit: CBS)

San Diego Firm Wins Contract For Work At Peterson AFB

A San Diego company has been awarded a $7 million contract for advisory and assistance services to the Air Force Space Command at Peterson Air Force Base.


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Airman Back In Custody After 2 Days On The Run

An Air Force airman is back in military custody after two days on the run.


Peterson Air Force Base (credit: CBS)

Airman Escapes Custody, Still Missing

An Airman assigned to the 21st Space Wing fled from custody Wednesday while returning to Teller County Jail.


Air Force Space Command Grounds The Flight Suit

The Air Force Space Command says its men and women who aren’t assigned to flying operations can no longer wear flight suits or Air Force leather jackets after Oct. 1.


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Colorado Gains 80 Jobs In Air Force Realignment

Colorado will have a net gain of 80 Air Force Reserve jobs as the military restructures amid a slowdown in defense spending.


Peterson Air Force Base (credit: CBS)

Military Plans Drill To Prep For Hurricane Season

The military plans a large-scale exercise in Texas to prepare for the 2012 hurricane season.


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Colorado Likely To Be Spared From Worst Defense Cuts

Colorado will probably avoid the worst of the defense budget cutbacks in the post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan era because of the bustling military space operations in Colorado Springs and the Denver area.


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Peterson General Nominated For 2nd Star

A general serving at the Air Force Space Command headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base is in line for a second star.


A Russian tanker began offloading 1.3 million gallons of fuel to tanks in Nome, Alaska (credit: CBS)

US Commander: Alaska Fuel Delivery A Hopeful Sign

A U.S. military commander says the international effort to bring fuel to an iced-in Alaskan city is a promising sign for cooperation in the Arctic.



Santa Trackers Break Records For Calls, Emails

NORAD says its Santa-tracking operation broke its own records for phone calls, emails and Facebook and Twitter followers on Christmas Eve.





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