TITLE

Air Mobility Command

PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Airman;Jan1999, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of the United States Air Force's Air Mobility Command. Mission; Responsibilities; People; Flying hours; Organizational structure.
ACCESSION #
1544613

 

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