Life Cycle Management Center (Hanscom/AFLCMC)
Service or Branch: Air Force
Location: Hanscom Air Force Base, MA
STEM Fields: Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Mathematics, Operations ResearchHanscom Air Force Base is home to two major Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (http://www.wpafb.af.mil/aflcmc/) Program Executive Offices (PEOs): The PEO for Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N); and PEO Battle Management. The C3I&N directorate is responsible for more than 2,200 personnel and acquisition execution of a $10.9 billion portfolio developing, deploying and sustaining Air Force, joint and coalition cyberspace, networks, cryptologic and data link systems to enable decisive combat operations. The PEO for Battle Management leads more than 3,500 Airmen, government civilians and support contractors in the acquisition execution of a $19 billion portfolio of high-value, technology transition and Foreign Military Sales programs. In addition, Hanscom also hosts other units, including the Massachusetts National Guard Joint Force Headquarters, and services myriad others throughout the region.