TITLE

Airman's World

PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Airman;May2000, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on the United States Air Force. Aircrafts used in the Air Force's relief operations on the flood disaster in Mozambique; Features of the forced-air de-icing system developed by Air Force Research Laboratory aerospace engineers; Number of men and women sworn into the Air Force in March 2000 by Air Force Undersecretary Carol DiBattiste in New York City, New York State.
ACCESSION #
3264288

 

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