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HANSCOMA IR FORCE BASE, Mass. — As base officials continue work to restore power to facilities here, many organizations within the 66th Air Base Group have resumed operations.


No timetable has been given when power will be fully restored.


“I appreciate the partnerships with the Federal Aviation Administration, Massachusetts National Guard and others for sharing people and resources during this outage,” said installation commander Col. Taona Enriquez. “Their support has enabled us to open facilities and provide services to our private housing residents and mission partners.”


While some facilities remain without power, other facilities have opened.


The 66th Force Support Squadron now has the following facilities open to customers:


Airman Leadership School
child development center
education center
Hanscom Conference Center as NIPR cafe for staff members
Hanscom tracks
Information and tickets and tours
Information Learning Center
Military and Family Preparation Center
Flight of military personnel with limited passport support
Minuteman Commons and the Tavern
Official mail center open only for mail pickup Monday to Friday 12pm to 3pm
outdoor recreation
School-Age Program
youth center


The following FSS facilities are not open at this time: Aero Club, Automotive Skills Center, Fitness and Sports Center, Car Wash, Indoor Tennis Bubble and Pool.


“We continue to open our youth center to serve you,” said Chief Master Sgt. Alan Weary, Installation Command Chief, during a Facebook Live community update. “The JA [Legal Office] helped 18 community members over the weekend to file claims for loss of groceries or other essential items.


According to the Legal Office, staff will continue to be available to help residents file claims with their insurance companies at the Legal Office in Building 1305. For claim filing deadlines, contact the Legal Office at 781- 225-1410.


66th Medical Squadron officials say many clinics remain open for virtual appointments only. Radiology, TRICARE operations and medical records remain closed at this time. The pharmacy is offering prescriptions only for those submitted by Thursday, September 22.


The MDS Appointment Line is available at 781-225-6789 to schedule appointments.


Health Promotions and Civilian Health Promotion Services in Building 1540 is open for in-person programs and services.


The commissary remains open for non-perishable purchases and certain perishable products. Commissary officials expect to have a full supply of perishables by Wednesday, September 28.


The Main Exchange, Express Mart including Gas, Dunkin Donuts, Subway and other Exchange Mall facilities remain closed at this time.


Additional updates will be provided as information becomes available.



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