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Founded in 1953 by Gen. Carl A. "Tooey" Spaatz and other air power pioneers, the Air Force Historical Foundation is dedicated to preserving the history and traditions of American aviation, with emphasis on the U.S. Air Force, its predecessor organizations, and the men and women whose lives and dreams were devoted to flight.
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Reminder: Annual Meeting

Posted: 4.10.2015

This year’s Annual Meeting will be held on May 12, 2015 in the Board Room of the AFA Building, 1501 Lee Highway, Arlington, Virginia at 2:00 PM.

History Challenge: Spring 2015

Posted: 3.16.2015

Put on your thinking cap! This latest challenge will test the limits of your air power knowledge. Submit the correct answers for a chance to win prizes.
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