TITLE

Snowflakes in the Desert

AUTHOR(S)
Desjarlais Jr., Orville F.; Cheung, Lance
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Airman;Mar2004, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 379th and the 380th Air Expeditionary Wings desert bases. Number of personnel; Aircraft assigned; Differences between the two desert bases; Similar goal of the 379th and 380th Air Expeditionary Wings; Deployment of U.S. Air Force personnel to Iraq; Continued efforts of the coalition forces to help Iraqis regain and rebuild their nation; Munitions specialists deployed to the 369th Air Expeditionary Wing.
ACCESSION #
12715091

 

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