History Quiz- week of Oct. 30
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published October 28, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
On March 20, 2004, the 50th GPS satellite was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. For which GPS pioneer was this satellite named? The 50th GPS satellite was named for Dr. Ivan Getting. He, along with Dr. Bradford Parkinson and Roger Easton, are considered the "Fathers of GPS."
This week's question:
Oct. 27, 2009, marked what milestone for the 21st Space Operations Squadron?
Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at firstname.lastname@example.org.