combat airlift

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  • It was the world's first long-range combat airlift.
  • During its last few months, the 834th worked toward passing combat airlift control to Seventh Air Force.
  • Provide the world's best C-130 combat airlift training.
  • This was the world's first long-range combat airlift and the military planes on the Spanish Republican side failed to check it.
  • Continued combat airlift and supply missions until the German capitulation in May 1945.
  • He was tasked as the combat Airlift Support Unit commander.
  • To qualify warriors with the skills and attitude necessary to become the world's best combat airlift and tanker pilots.
  • The 314th provided airlift throughout the Pacific, particularly combat airlift in Southeast Asia.
  • These aircraft remained deployed to the base to provide passenger and cargo airlift throughout the Far East and combat airlift in Southeast Asia.
  • It has since trained Air Force Reserve aircrews for strategic airlift, including channel, special assignment, and combat airlift missions.
  • After training in the United States, the squadron moved to the Southwest Pacific Theater, where it conducted combat airlift operations against the Japanese until the surrender of Japan.
  • This was the world's first long-range combat airlift and it was achieved using mostly Ju 52 planes provided by Hitler during the German re-armament phase.
  • On October 6, the 50th flew 13 additional missions, ultimately having three aircraft shot down, in what the USAF has termed the first combat airlift in history.
  • It was equipped with Douglas C-47 Skytrain transports, and engaged in combat airlift operations in India and Burma.
  • The 535th airlifted routine cargo and passengers, provided support for Army special forces and radio relay for ground units, airdropped troops and cargo, performed emergency resupply and medical evacuation, and flew other combat airlift missions.
  • It was reassigned to provide Advanced Phase Training in the T-1A Jayhawk, training future combat airlift and tanker pilots for the USAF.
  • The 463d was responsible for operating a C-130 Hercules combat airlift support unit at Tan Son Nhut AB, South Vietnam, and also flew combat support missions within South Vietnam landing and dropping off supplies, equipment and personnel at forward locations throughout the country.
  • In mid-December 1989, and continuing for several weeks, wing aircraft, air crews, and support personnel on deployment for exercise Volant Oak at Howard AFB, Canal Zone, Panama, flew combat airlift missions for U. S. Southern Command during Operation Just Cause in Panama.
  • In mid-December 1989, and continuing for several weeks, wing aircraft, air crews, and support personnel on deployment for exercise Volant Oak at Howard AFB, Canal Zone, Panama, flew combat airlift missions for U.S. Southern Command during Operation "Just Cause" in Panama.
  • In mid-December 1989, and continuing for several weeks, wing aircraft, air crews, and support personnel on deployment for exercise Volant Oak at Howard AFB, Canal Zone, Panama, flew combat airlift missions for U. S. Southern Command during Operation "Just Cause" in Panama.
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