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  • MTA buses set for Macon-to-Robins commute

    On Nov. 29, the Macon Transit Authority will start running commuter buses to Robins on weekdays to help alleviate traffic and parking congestion here. The bus service has been dubbed "Buses into Robins Daily" or "BIRD," and the project has the potential to have a significant impact on reducing the

  • Expeditionary Combat Support System: Reshaping AF logistics

    The Expeditionary Combat Support System was the focus of two briefings here in October by a team from the Systems Integration Division in Air Force Materiel Command's Directorate of Logistics. ECSS is designed to provide Air Force leaders and logisticians with a commercial off-the-shelf and proven

  • Base to replace switchboard operators with automated system

    An automated system will soon do much of the work currently performed by switchboard operators here. Called the Interactive Voice Response System, it will provide callers the telephone numbers of base employees and organizations - to include frequently called numbers - and, if requested, transfer

  • Requirements Symposium kicks off Nov. 16

    Hundreds of business representatives from around the world will be in Perry soon for a symposium about Robins' 'future needs.' The event, the 8th Annual Requirements Symposium, Nov. 16-18, is expected to bring nearly 1,000 people to the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter. Sponsored by the

  • Early flu shots key to prevention

    With flu season already under way, the top TRICARE military health plan official encourages the system's almost 9.7 million beneficiaries to get their flu shots as early as possible at a military medical facility, network provider, or at any participating pharmacy. Military hospitals and clinics,