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History Quiz – week of Jan. 5


Last week’s question and answer:
On Dec. 30, 1981, the wing received its first F-16A Fighting Falcons, delivered to which squadron? The wing’s first F-16A aircraft were delivered to the 313th Tactical Fighter Squadron.

This week’s question:       
On Jan. 1, 1953, the 50th Fighter-Bomber (later Tactical Fighter, later Space) Wing activated at what Air Force installation?

Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to the 50th Space Wing historian at

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