TITLE

Up from the Sea

AUTHOR(S)
Dendy, John B.
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Airman;Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a tiny island in the Indian Ocean that serves as an isolated air terminal for warplanes used by the U.S. in its war against the Al Qaeda in Afghanistan called Operation Enduring Freedom. Role as a stationary aircraft carrier; Activities of airmen and crews on the island.
ACCESSION #
7253815

 

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