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History Quiz – Week of Aug. 4


Last week’s question and answer:
Which 50th Tactical Fighter Wing fighter squadron, once commanded by Gen. Charles E. “Chuck” Yeager, was reassigned to the 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing July 15, 1968?

That unit was the 417th Tactical Fighter Squadron.

This week’s question:
On Aug. 22, 1993, New Boston Air Force Station personnel marked the opening of what new facility?

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

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