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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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Letter from the President

Posted: 11.12.2015

The latest message from President Dale Meyerrose spotlights a very momentous week in October for the Air Force Historical Foundation.
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2015 Awards Ceremonies

Updated: 10.26.2015

The Air Force Historical Foundation presented its highest honors during a pair of ceremonies held October 13 in Arlington, Virginia.
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