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Airports in Nebraska: Offutt Air Force Base, Lincoln Air National Guard Base, List of Airports in Nebraska, Alliance Municipal Airport

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Published August 12th 2011
ISBN : 9781155899350
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30 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: Offutt Air Force Base, Lincoln Air National Guard Base, List of airports in Nebraska, AllianceMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: Offutt Air Force Base, Lincoln Air National Guard Base, List of airports in Nebraska, Alliance Municipal Airport, Eppley Airfield, Bruning Army Airfield, Fairmont State Airfield, Ainsworth Municipal Airport, Harvard State Airport, McCook Army Airfield, Scribner State Airport, Western Nebraska Regional Airport, List of airports in the Nebraska Panhandle, Lincoln Airport, Kearney Regional Airport, Central Nebraska Regional Airport, North Platte Regional Airport, McCook Regional Airport, Rock County Airport, Wahoo Municipal Airport, Albion Municipal Airport, Nebraska City Municipal Airport, Chadron Municipal Airport, ONeill Municipal Airport, Aurora Municipal Airport, Fremont Municipal Airport, Millard Airport, Sidney Municipal Airport, Jim Kelly Field, Miller Field, Columbus Municipal Airport, Broken Bow Municipal Airport, North Omaha Airport, Trenton Municipal Airport, Arapahoe Municipal Airport, Harlan County Lake Seaplane Base, Karl Stefan Memorial Airport. Excerpt: Offutt Air Force Base (IATA: OFF, ICAO: KOFF, FAA LID: OFF) is a U.S. Air Force installation near Omaha, and lies adjacent to Bellevue in Sarpy County, Nebraska. It is the headquarters of the U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), the Air Force Weather Agency, and the 55th Wing (55 WG) of the Air Combat Command (ACC), the latter serving as the host unit. Aviation use at Offutt began in September 1918 during World War I as a Army Air Service balloon field. It was renamed in honor of World War I pilot and Omaha native 1st Lt. Jarvis Offutt in 1924. Offutt AFBs legacy includes the construction of the first two bombers to drop atomic bombs and over 40 years as the headquarters for the former Strategic Air Command (SAC) and home for its associated ground and aerial command centers for the U.S. in case of nuclear war during the Cold War. The population was 8, ...