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Flying Toward a Higher Level at Tipton Airport

Since Tipton Airport reopened in 1999, the facility has enjoyed a slow, steady trajectory of success. Today, the facility is a solid contributor to the local economy, averaging 43,000 takeoffs per year.

National Cryptologic Museum Reveals Old Secrets

The National Cryptologic Museum (NCM), located adjacent to Fort Meade, is the only museum in the intelligence community open to the general public.

DoD Grant Provides Learning Opportunities for Military Kids

Guest speakers, after-school clubs, iPads, field trip funding and classroom enrichment projects are just a few of the resources for military children that have been funded by a DoD Education Activity Grant.

From Col. Thomas Rickard

I want to remain open in our communication with our community partners.

Fort Meade Service Members Honor Veterans

Patricia Ritter’s eyes filled with tears as she thought about her husband, Preston, who died in February 2016.

Constructing a Cyber Superpower

The site of an Army golf course named for President Dwight Eisenhower, which is just one long drive from the National Security Agency (NSA), is an active construction site that will eventually be the home of U.S. military cyber.

New USO Lounge Opens at MEPS Facility

Lt. Col. Megan Stallings recalls stepping into a USO lounge in the Afghan city of Kandahar four years ago. She sat in the room, filmed herself reading Dr. Seuss books, and arranged to have the DVD and books mailed home to her three children.

Director of Transformation Leads Meade Into Future

One hundred years of continuous service to our military and our national security, “and we’re just getting started,” said one of Fort Meade’s new leaders.

Meade at Last Stands in the Nation’s Capital

While George Gordon Meade is obviously normally identified with the military post in Anne Arundel County that bears his name, the people of Washington, D.C., are also reminded of his accomplishments when they walk down the 300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., and pass by the U.S. Courthouse.

From Saddles to Cyberspace: A Century of Innovation and Security

Fort Meade will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the installation throughout 2017.

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