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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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2016 Doolittle Award Ceremony

Posted: 7.22.2016

Online registration is now open for the Air Force Historical Foundation’s upcoming event, which will be held in Arlington, Virginia on September 27.
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Letter from the President

Posted: 5.25.2016

The latest message from President Dale Meyerrose covers a broad range of topics – including the Foundation’s activities in 2015, finances, future prospects and more.
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