History Quiz – week of Sept. 10
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing Historian
/ Published September 09, 2015
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
On September 1, 1950, the 50th Fighter-Interceptor Wing (now 50th Space Wing) was reassigned from 1st Air Force to what organization? On that date, the wing was reassigned to the Eastern Air Defense Force and remained assigned to that organization until the wing inactivated on June 2, 1951.
This week's question:
On September 17, 1965, which AFSCN tracking station was activated in the first attempt to provide complete satellite tracking, telemetry, and commanding from a mobile facility?
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