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History Quiz – week of Aug. 18


Last week’s question and answer:
On Aug. 10, 1953, the wing completed what major action? The 50th completed its movement to Hahn Air Base, Germany.

This week’s question:
On Aug. 14, 2010, the Air Force launched the first Advanced Extremely High Frequency Satellite.  When did the 4th Space Operations Squadron accept satellite control authority for the satellite?

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

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