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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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2015 Awards Ceremonies

Updated: 9.14.2015

Online registration has opened for this year’s awards ceremonies – both of which will be held October 13 in Arlington, Virginia.
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Air Power History: Fall 2015

Posted: 9.8.2015

This edition of Air Power History includes three feature articles, 20 book reviews and a new message from Air Force Historical Foundation President Dale Meyerrose.
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