New History Mystery.

Author:Simonsen, Dan
Position:Brief article
 
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Test your knowledge of Airpower history by trying to answer this quarter's history quiz. Since the goal is to educate and not merely stump readers, you should find the multipart question, challenging but not impossible. Good Luck

In 1960, looking to replace its two propeller driven cargo aircraft: C--124 and C-133 (both pictured here), the Air Force released Specific Operational Requirement 182. The document called out the requirement for an all jet-engine aircraft to fill both strategic and tactical roles. The aircraft had to be capable of carrying 60,000 lbs a...

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