History Quiz - week of Sept. 25
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published September 24, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo -- Last week's answer:
On Sept. 17, 1965, which of the Air Force Satellite Control Network's remote tracking stations activated with only mobile equipment? The Guam tracking station activated on that date with only mobile equipment. By late 1968, permanent facilities, including accommodations for 75 people were completed at the station.
This week's question:
Schriever Air Force Base formally opened Sept. 26, 1985. Eight years later, on Sept. 27, 1993, another significant ceremony took place at the base. What event did that ceremony mark?
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