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Aerotech News And Review
News Briefs May 24, 2013
The commander of the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., says budget cuts are hitting the Albuquerque installation's staff and operations but that the safety, security and reliability of the weapons themselves won't be affected.
Thu May 23, 2013
Side Streets: Four-legged veteran was hero to many
Mitra Singh with Emir, a retired military working dog, shortly after she adopted him in January 2012.
Wed May 22, 2013
Kirtland escaped deep cuts but will feel budget squeeze, Finan says
Kirtland's sequestration cuts originally totaled $13.1 million, but the Air Force reinstated $7.9 million of that, Air Force Maj.
Sun May 19, 2013
Route 66 News
The story behind Albuquerque's big aluminum yucca
A huge aluminum yucca sculpture, appropriately titled "Aluminum Yucca," in the east mountains of Albuquerque along Interstate 40 and old Route 66 recently marked its 10th year of existence, reported the Albuquerque Journal .
Fri May 17, 2013
NNSA workers spared furloughs
The National Nuclear Security Administration, run by the Department of Energy, has found enough money to avoid furloughs for about 750 of its workers at Kirtland Air Force Base.
Wed May 15, 2013
Defense Department furloughs will start in July
The furloughs affect more than 2,000 workers at Kirtland Air Force Base, according to the Albuquerque Journal.
Mon May 13, 2013
A New Progressive Voice From New Mexico Joins the Senate
One of the youngest and poorest senators, Martin Heinrich rose to the top as a supporter of labor and environmental issues.
Wed May 08, 2013
New Mexico Triathlon Cancelled Due To Heightened Security
The Jay Benson Triathlon, set to take place on the Kirtland Air Force Base, has been cancelled due to heightened security requirements.
Tue May 07, 2013
Here is the latest New Mexico news from The Associated Press
2 of the other dogs also being held at a Santa Fe animal shelter have had pups and another is ready to deliver.
Mon May 06, 2013
Security boost sparks triathlon scrub
An unexpected side effect of the Boston marathon bombings has hit hundreds of New Mexico triathlon athletes and thousands of fans.
Fri May 03, 2013
Aerotech News And Review
News Briefs May 3, 2013
The Navy will pay NASA nearly $2 million a year to conduct field carrier landing practice at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
Lujan Urges Use of Lab Experts to Boost N.M. Economy
New Mexico can better utilize expertise from the state's national laboratories and expand manufacturing capacity to help boost its economy, U.S. Rep.
Job cuts averted at Kirtland Air Force Base
The jobs were on the chopping block because of across-the-board federal spending cuts.
Thu May 02, 2013
Pentagon recommends Kirtland program closure
New Mexico's U.S. senators are promising to fight the Pentagon 's plans to close a Kirtland Air Force Base space program to deal with the federal budget squeeze.