History Quiz - week of Feb. 13
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published February 10, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
The 50th Mission Support Group and some if its squadrons have served with the 50 SW since 1953. Name one of the group's squadrons that do not share that distinction? The 50th Force Support Squadron (1989) and the 50th Contracting Squadron (1995) are the most recent units to join the 50th Mission Support Group.
This week's question:
On Feb. 28, 1959, what satellite became the first launched from Vandenberg AFB, Calif.
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