Editor’s note: Over a dozen former MLB players who served their country are buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Over the next weeks, the Pentagram will focus on men who traded in gloves, cleats and bats for helmets, boots and rifles.

In 1976, a computer company called Apple was founded by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, and the United States celebrated its bicentennial. Jimmy Carter was running against incumbent Gerald Ford for the office of the president, and Elaine Rogers began her own presidential run.

Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR 6.0) customers contracting aviation platform-level contract logistics support (CLS) will now find it easier to select industry partners thanks to a 10-year, $12.6 billion multiple award contract (MAC) awarded Jan. 31.