1. Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning visits Westover in Chicopee, talks furloughs and sequestration

    Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning visits Westover in Chicopee, talks furloughs and sequestration

    In a visit to Westover Air Reserve Base last week, acting Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning admired the base and spoke and asked questions about the impact federal budget cuts have had on local military.  “That’s a lot of iron on the ramp,” Fanning said during his July 25 visit to Westover, seeing a row of 10 C-5s on the East Ramp.

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