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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2019 Awards Banquet – Save the Date

Our 2019 Foundation Awards Banquet will be held on October 9, 2019 at Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, VA. Please save the date! All […]

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On This Day in Air Force History

September 20, 1957
Missile Detection
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