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  1. USAF getting aicraft structural modification kitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | UPI

    CPI Aerostructures is supplying the U.S. Air Force with structural modification kits to enhance the capabilities and safety of T-38C Pacer Classic III aircraft. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the kits was issued by the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Hill Air Force Base in Utah and is worth $49 million.

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  2. Senators douse bill banning youths from Utah smoke shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... it against such people. Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, added that many young people stationed at Hill Air Force Base started smoking in other states where it is legal at age 18 or even younger. He said he worries if one of those 18-year-olds ...

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  3. Senators douse bill banning youth from Utah smoke shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... it against such people. Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, added that many young people stationed at Hill Air Force Base started smoking in other states where it is legal at age 18 or even younger. He said he worries if one of those 19-year-olds ...

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  4. Doug Robinson: Utahn helped write Marine history at Chosin ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Deseret News

    ... Cole was on the front lines. He had come to Utah at age 15 when his father found work at Hill Field (now Hill Air Force Base). He took a summer job himself at Hill, fully expecting to enroll in high school in the fall, but the Great Depression was ...

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  5. Utah's Air Force test range expansion questioned, but endorsedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... ; 4/26/09 A Senate committee Friday endorsed expanding the Utah Test and Training Range to help protect Hill Air Force Base. But critics say the military has not made clear what it will do with the extra land - and worry it may be used for dangerous ...

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  6. Utah's Air Force test range expansion questioned, but endorsedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Senate committee Friday endorsed expanding the Utah Test and Training Range to help protect Hill Air Force Base. But critics say the military has not made clear what it will do with the extra land - and worry it may be used for dangerous testing.

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  7. Waltzing at the End of the WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | War Is A Crime

    It's hard to imagine celebrating nuclear war planning, but that's what was on the agenda at Hill Air Force Base, near Ogden, Utah last Thursday, Feb. 12. At an official awards ceremony, there were prizes for "top performers" at the base including Team of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and Key Spouse of the Year. Base commander, Col.

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  8. Hatch, Bishop talk public lands, Hill Air Force Base with Utah lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Deseret News

    ... a greater role in management. Hatch said Utah's congressional delegation is standing together to protect Hill Air Force Base, which has new maintenance contracts for F-35 fighter jets and may end up taking care of foreign-owned planes. He stressed ...

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  9. Senate gives preliminary approval to partisan school board election billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | KSL-TV

    ... in partisan elections, Jackson said it was still unclear. Such a restriction could prevent employees of Hill Air Force Base, land management agencies and other federal departments from running for school board office. In light of Waddoups' ruling, ...

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  10. Obituary: Fred Alvin Giles 1939 - 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Verde Independent

    ... but switched careers and became a machinist and production engineer where he worked for Sperry Rand and Hill Air Force Base in Utah. He moved to California with his family and worked at Convair. He was Director of Rohr Industries of Chula Vista ...

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  11. Suicide rate higher among veterans in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Stars and Stripes

    Richard Abdalla, Tara's father, said she was friendly and outgoing. She didn't show any outward signs of suffering in her phone conversations with him, while she was stationed at Hill Air Force Base, in Utah.

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  12. Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Our primer for interpreting legislative lingoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Deseret News

    ... have a strong camaraderie." (We will fight to the death to protect the state's largest employer: Hill Air Force Base.) Highly loquacious legislators: "Now is the time to apply our cherished constitutional fundamentals. We must stand on principle and ...

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  13. Pyle: When in the Course of Utah events ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... on his dictatorial central government by providing many thousands of jobs, mostly in and around Hill Air Force Base. a He has somehow left us in possession of a state Constitution that places the loyalty of elected officials to the allegedly United ...

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  14. What a Real-Life Rosie the Riveter Taught This Feminist GeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Yes! Magazine

    ... drafted and shipped out, but during his first leave of absence, they married and she moved with him to Hill Air Force Base (then called Hillfield), about 30 miles north of Salt Lake City. "In the culture I came from, in the little farming community, ...

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  15. Hill Air Force Base to get F-35 fighter jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Deseret News

    ... Fighter Wing, said getting the jets should provide tremendous fighting capability and plenty of work at Hill Air Force Base for years. When the first F-35As arrive at Hill in September, the 388th and 419th fighter wings will be the first Air Force ...

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  16. Hill Air Force Base to get F-35 fighter jet in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | KSL-TV

    This September, the next generation fighter jet will start to arrive at Hill Air Force Base. The F-35 is getting an increase in funding from the President's 2016 budget.

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  17. Letter: Declare Fish Springs range wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Salt Lake Tribune

    I am concerned about the proposed expansion of the Utah Test and Training Range, which will open up much of the Fish Springs Mountains for Hill Air Force Base pilots to test their jet fighters. Our own congressman Chris Stewart, being a retired fighter pilot, should recognize that the west side of the Fish Springs Mountains is not vital to the Air Force as flyover space.

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  18. Fairborn defense firm wins $94M work tied to foreign sales of F-16sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Business Journal

    ... anagement as well as administrative support. It will be performed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and Hill Air Force Base in Utah. The work is significant because it falls under the newer, government-wide OASIS contract that is expected...

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  19. Baleen whales hear through their bonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | RedOrbit

    ... inch diameter fiber Sonotube, and a custom container was constructed. The frozen head was then taken to Hill Air Force Base in Utah. There it was imaged using an industrial CT scanner originally designed for rocket motors. The CT data was processed ...

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  20. Air Force plan to fix radars on old fighter jets isna t attracting buyers, GAO auditors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... the Air Force , which projected in 2011 that it would began to see the radar maintenance workforce at Hill Air Force Base in Utah decline. The ineffective partnership has also prompted the government to cast a wary eye on the productivity of Defense ...

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