TITLE

Heavy Weapons

AUTHOR(S)
Reed, Aaron
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Airman;Oct99, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 204th Security Forces Squadron of the United States Air Force, which provides air base defense. Training of the squadron's airmen; Specialization of the squadron in heavy weapons; Mission of the squadron; Comments from several officials.
ACCESSION #
2456059

 

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