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History Quiz - week of May 15

Schriever Air Force Base, Colo. -- Last week's answer
On May 5, 1961, Alan Shepard became the first American in space climbing to a peak altitude of 116.5 miles during a sub-orbital flight of 15 minutes, 28 seconds. What was the name of his capsule? Alan Shepard's capsule was named "Freedom 7."

This week's question:
In May 1987, the wing's maintenance organization received what prestigious Department of Defense award?

Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at 50swhoworkflow@us.af.mil
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