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History Quiz - week of April 28

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's question and answer:
On April 11, 2008, which 50th Space Wing squadron accepted operational turnover of the Air Force's newest satellite from contractor crews?  Bonus: What was the satellite?  On that date, the 3rd Space Operations Squadron accepted operational responsibility for the first Wideband Global SATCOM satellite.

This week's question:
On April 20, 1945, the 50th Fighter Group (now 50th Operations Group) arrived in Germany, establishing its headquarters at what airfield (designated Y-90)?

Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50th Space Wing historian at
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