Many things have changed on McConnell Air Force Base and in the Air Force. And some things have stayed the same. The alert mission is one that has stood the test of time.
The history of Forbes Field AKA- Forbes AFB, KS 55th Strategic Recon Wing, 1370th Predecessor 1370th Photo Mapping Wing Patch Aerospace Cartographic and Geodetic Service Patch Story from The Topeka Capital-Journal TOPEKA, Kan. — We […]
Aviation History Facts: December A Selection of Interesting Documented Facts by Centennial of Flight. December 1 In 1783… J. A. C. Charles and another man make the first trip in a hydrogen balloon, flying […]
Did You Know That…??!! by Frank Joseph Rowe “Long forgotten but highly significant historical facts that played a major role in the evolution of the aviation industry.” …Charles Lindbergh’s famous transatlantic solo flight in […]
Tinker epitomized Native American strength, leadership By Randy Roughton, Air Force News Service / Published November 21, 2013 PAWHUSKA, Okla. (AFNS) — The nation’s highest-ranking Native American general didn’t have to be on the ill-fated […]