History Quiz - week of March 20
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published March 18, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
On March 26, 1984, two F-16A aircraft of the wing's 496th Tactical Fighter Squadron accomplished what feat? On that date, two F-16s assigned to the 50th Tactical Fighter (now Space) Wing's 496th Tactical Fighter Squadron landed on the autobahn during an exercise.
This week's question:
On March 20, 1951, the first Matador guided missile launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla. The 50th Fighter-Bomber (now Space) Wing operated this system during what period of time?
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