TITLE

Air Force celebrates 50 years of service

PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Jet;8/05/96, Vol. 90 Issue 12, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the US Air Force's celebration of its 50th anniversary beginning September 1996. Historical information on the Air Force; Lloyd Newton's responsibility for planning anniversary programs; Aim of heightening internal and public awareness of the importance of air and space power; Demonstration teams to participate in the International Air Show.
ACCESSION #
9609033617

 

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