History Quiz - week of July 17
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published July 15, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
In July 1953, the 50th Fighter-Bomber (now Space) Wing conducted Operation FOX ABLE 27. What was the purpose of this operation? FOX ABLE 27 was the movement of the 50th Fighter-Bomber (now Space) Wing from Clovis Air Force Base, New Mexico, to Hahn Air Base, Germany.
This week's question:
The 50th Space Wing first activated June 1, 1949. This week, the base is celebrating "Schriever Week" marking 65 years as Masters of Space. On Jan. 30, 1992, the 50th replaced what wing that had served as the host at Falcon Air Force Base since 1985?
Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at firstname.lastname@example.org.