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Federal Tipoffs Involving Indiana Newsletter for Sunday October 27, 2019 ( 8 items )  

Artwork Depicting Grissom Air Reserve Base and Its Airman Unveiled
GRISSOM AIR RESERVE BASE, Indiana, Oct. 23 -- The U.S. Air Force (434th Air Refueling Wing) issued the following news: Paintings are often referred to as visual diaries and Grissom Air Reserve Base recently added a page to a much larger diary. A heritage and combat artist team from Air Force Reserve Command visited Grissom in April to capture research material for artwork. During their visit the artists watched and sketched as the 49th Aerial Port Squadron loaded medical and civil engineering  more

DOD: Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Indianapolis
WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 -- The U.S. Department of Defense issued the following news release: The Navy will commission its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony Saturday, Oct. 26, in Burns Harbor, Indiana. The future USS Indianapolis, designated LCS 17, honors Indiana's state capital and largest city. It will be the fourth ship to bear the name. Lisa W. Hershman will deliver the commissioning ceremony's principal address. Jill Donnell  more

More Than 50 Grissom Airmen Earn Community College of the Air Force Degrees
GRISSOM AIR RESERVE BASE, Indiana, Oct. 21 -- The U.S. Air Force (434th Air Refueling Wing) issued the following news: Not only are many of the Air Force's enlisted members able to call themselves graduates of Basic Military Training, they can also call themselves college graduates. This is now true for more than 50 434th Air Refueling Wing Airmen as they recently earned their Community College of the Air Force degrees. Below are the names of those earning their associates in applied science   more

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane New Hire Embraces Diversity Leadership Role
CRANE, Indiana, Oct. 21 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center issued the following news: NSWC Crane Mechanical Engineer Luis J. Bastidas may have onboarded six weeks ago, but his ambitious attitude has already landed him a leadership role at Crane. He also hopes to move into project engineering and management in the future. Bastidas, a recent graduate of Florida Atlantic University, grew up in West Palm Beach, Florida. His Colombian family instilled in him a pride for his Latin culture, leading   more

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane New Hire Embraces Diversity Leadership Role
CRANE, Indiana, Oct. 21 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane issued the following news: NSWC Crane Mechanical Engineer Luis J. Bastidas may have onboarded six weeks ago, but his ambitious attitude has already landed him a leadership role at Crane. He also hopes to move into project engineering and management in the future. Bastidas, a recent graduate of Florida Atlantic University, grew up in West Palm Beach, Florida. His Colombian family instilled in him a pride for his Latin culture, le  more

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Printed Circuit Lab Remains Trusted Source for DOD and Innovator in Industry
CRANE, Indiana, Oct. 23 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane issued the following news: The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) Printed Circuit Board Lab is one of two remaining of its kind in the Department of Defense (DoD). Its decades of human capital experience, state-of-the-art equipment, and constant focus on innovation make it an incomparable resource. "Printed Circuit Boards are the foundation of technology - they're in cellphones, computers, and even missil  more

Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Indianapolis
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 -- The U.S. Navy issued the following story: The Navy will commission its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship, USS Indianapolis (LCS 17), during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony Saturday, Oct. 26, in Burns Harbor, Indiana. The future USS Indianapolis, designated LCS 17, honors Indiana's state capital and largest city. It will be the fourth ship to bear the name. Lisa W. Hershman, deputy chief management officer for the Department of Defense, will deliver the principal addres  more

NSWC Crane Supports Indiana University in Advancing STEM Research Collaboration With Minority Serving Institutions
CRANE, Indiana, Oct. 24 -- The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane issued the following news: Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) supports Indiana University (IU) in its IU-Minority Serving Institutions Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Initiative (IU-MSI STEM). NSWC Crane has been involved with the IU-MSI STEM Initiative for four years, strengthening collaborative research opportunities for students and faculty. Dr. Jack Schmit, the Director of IU-MSI STEM  more