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582d Helicopter Group

The 582d Helicopter Group was activated in January 2015 at F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming to provide a unified headquarters for the helicopter squadrons located on the intercontinental ballistic missile bases of Air Force Global Strike Command. [1]

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Aerial reconnaissance

Aerial reconnaissance is reconnaissance for a military or strategic purpose that is conducted using reconnaissance aircraft.

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Air Force Global Strike Command

Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) is a Major Command (MAJCOM) of the United States Air Force, headquartered at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana.

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Air Rescue Service

The Air Rescue Service (ARS) is a disestablished organization in the United States Air Force.

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Aircrew

Aircrew, also called flight crew, are personnel who operate an aircraft while in flight.

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Andersen Air Force Base

Andersen Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force (USAF) base located approximately northeast of Yigo near Agafo Gumas in the United States territory of Guam.

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Army Air Forces Eastern Flying Training Command

Army Air Forces Eastern Flying Training Command (EFTC) was a unit of the United States Army Air Forces.

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Army of Occupation Medal

The Army of Occupation Medal is a military award of the United States military which was established by the United States War Department on 5 April 1946.

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Ashiya Air Field

is a military airdrome of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force.

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B-17 Flying Fortress units of the United States Army Air Forces

This is a list of United States Army Air Forces B-17 Flying Fortress units of the United States Army Air Forces including variants and other historical information.

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Bell UH-1 Iroquois

The Bell UH-1 Iroquois (unofficially Huey) is a military helicopter powered by a single turboshaft engine, with two-bladed main and tail rotors.

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Bell UH-1N Twin Huey

The Bell UH-1N Twin Huey is a medium military helicopter that first flew in April 1969.

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Biak

Biak is a small island located in Cenderawasih Bay near the northern coast of Papua, an Indonesian province, and is just northwest of New Guinea.

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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is a four-engine heavy bomber aircraft developed in the 1930s for the United States Army Air Corps (USAAC).

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress variants

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress was produced in a large number of experimental and production models.

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Cadre (military)

The cadre is the complement of commissioned officers and non-commissioned officers of a military unit responsible for training the rest of the unit.

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Camp Stoneman

Camp Stoneman was a United States Army military facility located in Pittsburg, California.

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Cenderawasih Bay

Cenderawasih Bay (Teluk Cenderawasih, means: Bird of Paradise Bay), also Teluk Sarera (Sarera Bay), formerly Geelvink Bay (Geelvinkbaai) is a large bay in northern Province of Papua and West Papua, New Guinea, Indonesia, at.

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Clark Air Base

For other air fields, see Clark Field (disambiguation) Clark Air Base is a former United States Air Force base on Luzon Island in the Philippines, located 3 miles west of Angeles, about 40 miles northwest of Metro Manila.

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Combat search and rescue

Combat search and rescue (CSAR) are search and rescue operations that are carried out during war that are within or near combat zones.

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Consolidated B-24 Liberator

The Consolidated B-24 Liberator is an American heavy bomber, designed by Consolidated Aircraft of San Diego, California.

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Consolidated PBY Catalina

The Consolidated PBY Catalina, (PB Standing for Patrol Bomber and Y the code assigned to Consolidated Aircraft) also known as the Canso, was an American flying boat, and later an amphibious aircraft of the 1930s and 1940s produced by Consolidated Aircraft.

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Distinguished Service Cross (United States)

The Distinguished Service Cross is the second highest military award that can be given to a member of the United States Army (and previously, the United States Army Air Forces), for extreme gallantry and risk of life in actual combat with an armed enemy force.

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Douglas C-47 Skytrain

The Douglas C-47 Skytrain or Dakota (RAF designation) is a military transport aircraft developed from the civilian Douglas DC-3 airliner.

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Fifth Air Force

The Fifth Air Force (5 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).

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Flight (military unit)

A flight is a military unit in an air force, naval air service, or army air corps.

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Fourth Air Force

The Fourth Air Force (4 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Reserve (AFRC).

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Francis E. Warren Air Force Base

Warren AFB (census designiated place) or (air force base) redirects here.

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Frans Kaisiepo Airport

Frans Kaisiepo Airport (Bandara Frans Kaisiepo) is an airport in Biak, Papua, Indonesia.

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Group (military aviation unit)

A group is a military aviation unit, a component of military organization and a military formation.

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Grumman HU-16 Albatross

The Grumman HU-16 Albatross is a large twin–radial engine amphibious flying boat that was used by the U.S. Air Force (USAF), the U.S. Navy (USN) and the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), primarily as a search and rescue and combat search and rescue aircraft.

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Guerrilla warfare

Guerrilla warfare is a form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants such as armed civilians or irregulars use military tactics including ambushes, sabotage, raids, petty warfare, hit-and-run tactics, and mobility to fight a larger and less-mobile traditional military.

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Gulfport Combat Readiness Training Center

Gulfport Combat Readiness Training Center is a United States Air Force training center, located at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, Mississippi.

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Hamilton Army Airfield

Hamilton Army Airfield was a United States Air Force base (Hamilton AFB) that was transferred to the United States Army in 1973 and redesignated as an Army Airfield until its closure pursuant to BRAC action in 1988.

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Helicopter

A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by rotors.

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Hickam Field

Hickam Field (formerly Hickam Air Force Base) is a United States Air Force installation, named in honor of aviation pioneer Lieutenant Colonel Horace Meek Hickam.

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Intercontinental ballistic missile

An intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is a guided ballistic missile with a minimum range of more than primarily designed for nuclear weapons delivery (delivering one or more thermonuclear warheads).

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Kadena Air Base

, (IATA: DNA, ICAO: RODN) is a United States Air Force base in the towns of Kadena and Chatan and the city of Okinawa, in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Keesler Air Force Base

Keesler Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located in Biloxi, a city in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States.

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Korean War

The Korean War (in South Korean Hangul: 한국전쟁, Hanja: 韓國戰爭, Hanguk Jeonjaeng, "Korean War"; in North Korean Chosungul: 조국해방전쟁, Joguk Haebang Jeonjaeng, "Fatherland Liberation War"; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between North and South Korea, in which a United Nations force led by the United States of America fought for the South, and China fought for the North, which was also assisted by the Soviet Union.

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Labo, Camarines Norte

Labo is a first class municipality in the province of Camarines Norte, Philippines.

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LCVP (United States)

The landing craft, vehicle, personnel (LCVP) or Higgins boat was a landing craft used extensively in amphibious landings in World War II.

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LGM-30 Minuteman

The LGM-30 Minuteman is a US land-based intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), in service with the Air Force Global Strike Command.

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List of Bell UH-1 Iroquois operators

This page is a list of countries which have used or are current users of the Bell UH-1 Iroquois or are military users of the Bell 204 and 205, along with their units.

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List of Consolidated PBY Catalina operators

The List of Consolidated PBY Catalina operators lists the countries and their Air Force units that have operated the aircraft.

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List of Douglas C-47 Skytrain operators

List of C-47 Skytrain operators includes the country, military service, known squadrons, and related data.

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List of United States Air Force Groups

This is a list of Groups in the United States Air Force that do not belong to a host wing.

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List of United States Air Force rescue squadrons

No description.

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Luzon

Luzon is the largest and most populous island in the Philippines.

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Malmstrom Air Force Base

Malmstrom Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base and census-designated place (CDP) in Great Falls, Cascade County, Montana, United States.

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Military occupation

Military occupation is effective provisional control of a certain ruling power over a territory which is not under the formal sovereignty of that entity, without the volition of the actual sovereign.

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Minot Air Force Base

Minot Air Force Base is a U.S. Air Force installation in Ward County, North Dakota, north of the city of Minot via U.S. 83.

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Misawa Air Base

is a U.S. military facility located northeast of the railway station in Misawa, west of the Pacific Ocean, northeast of Towada, northwest of Hachinohe, and north of Tokyo, in Aomori Prefecture, in the Tōhoku region in the northern part of the island of Honshū of Japan.

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Morotai

Morotai Island (Pulau Morotai) is an island in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesia's Maluku Islands (Moluccas).

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Naha Air Base

, formally known as the, is an air base of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force formerly under control of the United States Air Force.

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Okinawa Prefecture

is the southernmost prefecture of Japan.

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Oro Bay

Oro Bay is a bay in Oro Province, Papua New Guinea, located southeast of Buna.

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Pacific Air Forces

Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) is a Major Command (MAJCOM) of the United States Air Force and is also the air component command of the United States Pacific Command (USPACOM).

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Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation

The Philippine Presidential Unit Citationis a unit decoration of the Republic of the Philippines.

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Presidential Unit Citation (United States)

The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the United States Armed Forces, and those of allied countries, for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy on or after 7 December 1941 (the date of the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the start of American involvement in World War II).

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Sea

A sea is a large body of salt water that is surrounded in whole or in part by land.

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Seventh Air Force

United States Air Forces Korea and USAFK redirect here. The Seventh Air Force (7 AF) is a Numbered Air Force of the United States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).

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Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw

For other uses of "H19" see H19 (disambiguation). The Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw, (sold commercially under its Sikorsky model number, S-55) was a multi-purpose helicopter used by the United States Army and United States Air Force.

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South West Pacific theatre of World War II

The South West Pacific theatre, during World War II, was a major theatre of the war between the Allies and Japan.

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Special operations

Special operations (S.O.) are military operations that are considered "special" (that is, unconventional), usually carried out by dedicated special forces units.

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Squadron (aviation)

A squadron in air force, army aviation, or naval aviation is mainly a unit comprising a number of military aircraft and their aircrews, usually of the same type, typically with 12 to 24 aircraft, sometimes divided into three or four flights, depending on aircraft type and air force.

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Thirteenth Air Force

The Thirteenth Air Force (13 AF) was a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).

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Twentieth Air Force

The Twentieth Air Force (20 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC).

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United States Army Air Forces

The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF) were the military aviation service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II, successor to the United States Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force.

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United States Navy

The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.

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V Bomber Command

The V Bomber Command is an inactive United States Army Air Forces unit.

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Water landing

A water landing is, in the broadest sense, any landing on a body of water.

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Wheeler Army Airfield

Wheeler Army Airfield, also known as Wheeler Field and formerly as Wheeler Air Force Base, is a United States Army post located in the City & County of Honolulu and in the Wahiawa District of the Island of O'ahu, Hawaii.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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1st Strategic Aerospace Division

The 1st Strategic Aerospace Division (1st SAD) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.

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301st Fighter Wing

The 301st Fighter Wing (301 FW) is an Air Reserve Component (ARC) of the United States Air Force.

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316th Air Division

The 316th Airlift Division (316th AD) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.

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31st Rescue Squadron

The 31st Rescue Squadron (31 RQS) is part of the 18th Wing at Kadena Air Base, Japan.

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32nd Air Expeditionary Group

The 32d Air Expeditionary Group is a provisional unit of the United States Air Force (USAF).

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33d Rescue Squadron

The 33d Rescue Squadron (33 RQS) is part of the 18th Wing at Kadena Air Base, Japan.

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341st Missile Wing

The United States Air Force's 341st Missile Wing (341 MW) is an intercontinental ballistic missile unit headquartered at Malmstrom AFB, Montana.

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34th Weapons Squadron

The 34th Weapons Squadron is a United States Air Force unit.

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37th Helicopter Squadron

The 37th Helicopter Squadron (37 HS) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the 582d Helicopter Group in support of the 90th Operations Group located at Francis E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming.

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38th Rescue Squadron

The 38th Rescue Squadron (38 RQS) is part of the 347th Rescue Group at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia.

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39th Rescue Squadron

The 39th Rescue Squadron (39 RQS) is part of the 920th Rescue Wing at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida.

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40th Helicopter Squadron

The 40th Helicopter Squadron is a missile support unit.

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54th Helicopter Squadron

The 54th Helicopter Squadron is a unit of the United States Air Force based at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota.

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563d Rescue Group

The United States Air Force's 563d Rescue Group (563 RQG) directs flying operations dedicated to Personnel Recovery (PR).

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76th Helicopter Squadron

The 76th Helicopter Squadron is an inactivated United States Air Force unit that was based at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California assigned to the 30th Operations Group, 30th Space Wing that was tasked to support range operations as well as search and rescue missions.

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79th Rescue Squadron

The 79th Rescue Squadron (79 RQS) operates the Lockheed HC-130J "Combat King II" variant of the C-130 "Hercules" and provides rapidly deployable combat search and rescue forces to theater commanders worldwide.

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90th Operations Group

The 90th Operations Group (90 OG) is the operational component of the 90th Missile Wing of the United States Air Force.

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91st Operations Group

The 91st Operations Group (91 OG) is the operational component of the 91st Missile Wing, assigned to the Air Force Global Strike Command Twentieth Air Force.

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2d Air Rescue Group, 2d Air Rescue Squadron, 2d Emergency Rescue Squadron, 2d Rescue Squadron.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/582d_Helicopter_Group

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