TITLE

Out of the Ashes

AUTHOR(S)
Arana-Barradas, Louis A.
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Airman;Nov2001, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the recovery of the Clark Air Base in the Philippines from the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo on June 15, 1991. Damage caused by the eruption; Effects of the pullout of the United States (U.S.) Air Force from Clark Airbase on Angeles City, Pampanga; Economic success of Clark Airbase after the pullout of the U.S. Air Force.
ACCESSION #
5800542

 

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