Know the past, Shape The Future

Founded in 1953 by Gen. Carl A. "Tooey" Spaatz and other air power pioneers, the Air Force Historical Foundation is dedicated to preserving the history and traditions of American aviation, with emphasis on the U.S. Air Force, its predecessor organizations, and the men and women whose lives and dreams were devoted to flight.

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News & Updates

Annual Awards Ceremony January 2018
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On This Day in Air Force History

December 11, 1969
YF-12A
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