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Yesterday's Air Force: Airman Astronauts

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) – The U.S. Air Force helped propel America to the moon. Across several decades, Airmen have participated in the training, planning and flying of rockets and shuttles and even the International Space Station. The Air Force has played a vital role in the NASA's astronaut mission.


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