History Quiz - week of March 6
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published March 04, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
Brig. Gen. Charles "Chuck" E. Yeager joined the 50th Fighter-Bomber Wing in 1954 as commander of the 417th Fighter-Bomber Sqauadron. He earned his pilot wings under what World War II program? Yeager earned his wings under the "Flying Sergeants" program. Information on the flying sergeants can be found at http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=1423
This week's question:
On what date did Air Force Space Command rename the 50th Communications Group as the 50th Network Operations Group? Bonus: When was the 50th Network Operations Group first activated?
Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at firstname.lastname@example.org.