59 relations: Aerospace Defense Command, Air Defense, Tactical Air Command, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Air Materiel Command, Anti-aircraft warfare, Asiatic-Pacific Theater, Biggs Army Airfield, Cesar Basa Air Base, Convair F-102 Delta Dagger, Convair F-106 Delta Dart, Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport, Douglas A-20 Havoc, Fifth Air Force, Fukuoka Airport, Girua Airport, Grand Forks Air Force Base, Gusap Airport, Hancock Field Air National Guard Base, Ie Shima Airfield, Kingsley Field Air National Guard Base, Knoxville, Tennessee, Kornasoren Airport, Lae Nadzab Airport, Latin, Leyte, Luzon, McGhee Tyson Airport, New Guinea, North American F-86D Sabre, North American P-51 Mustang, Northrop F-89 Scorpion, Numfor, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Okinawa Prefecture, Oxnard Air Force Base, Peterson Air Force Base, Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation, Portland International Airport, Presidential Unit Citation (United States), Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, San Marcelino Airfield, Second Air Force, Sydney, Sydney Airport, Tactical Air Command, Tanauan Airfield, Tyndall Air Force Base, United States Air Force, V Fighter Command, 108th Operations Group, ..., 25th Air Division, 310th Air Division, 325th Fighter Wing, 337th Aeronautical Systems Group, 408th Armament Systems Group, 414th Fighter Group, 516th Air Defense Group, 540th Combat Crew Training Wing, 85th Air Division. Expand index (9 more) » « Shrink index
Aerospace Defense Command was a major command of the United States Air Forces, responsible for continental air defence.
Air Defense, Tactical Air Command (ADTAC) was a Named Unit of the United States Air Force, and operated at the Numbered Air Force echelon of Tactical Air Command.
The Air Force Outstanding Unit Award is one of the unit awards of the United States Air Force.
Air Materiel Command (AMC) was a United States Army Air Forces and United States Air Force command.
Anti-aircraft warfare or counter-air defence is defined by NATO as "all measures designed to nullify or reduce the effectiveness of hostile air action."AAP-6 They include ground-and air-based weapon systems, associated sensor systems, command and control arrangements and passive measures (e.g. barrage balloons).
The Asiatic-Pacific Theater, was the theater of operations of U.S. forces during World War II in the Pacific War during 1941–45.
Biggs Army Airfield (formerly Biggs Air Force Base) is a United States Army military airport located on the Fort Bliss military base in El Paso, Texas.
Cesar Basa Air Base, or simply Basa Air Base (formerly known as Floridablanca Airfield), is an airbase currently operated by the Philippine Air Force.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was an American interceptor aircraft that was built as part of the backbone of the United States Air Force's air defenses in the late 1950s.
The Convair F-106 Delta Dart was the primary all-weather interceptor aircraft of the United States Air Force from the 1960s through the 1980s.
Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport (Waray: Luparan Daniel Z. Romualdez, Tagalog: Paliparang Daniel Z. Romualdez), also known as Tacloban City Airport, is an airport serving the general area of Tacloban, a highly urbanized city in Leyte island in the Philippines.
The Douglas A-20 Havoc (company designation DB-7) is a United States attack, light bomber, intruder, and reconnaissance aircraft of World War II.
The Fifth Air Force (5 AF) is a numbered air force of the United States Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF).
, formerly known as Itazuke Air Base, is an international and domestic airport located east of Hakata Station in Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Japan.
Girua Airport is an airport serving Popondetta, a city in the Oro (or Northern) province in Papua New Guinea.
Grand Forks Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force installation in northeastern North Dakota, located north of Emerado and west of Grand Forks.
Gusap Airport is a general aviation airport in Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea.
Hancock Field Air National Guard Base is a United States Air Force base, co-located with Syracuse Hancock International Airport.
is a gunnery and training facility, managed by the United States Marine Corps and a former World War II airfield complex on Ie Shima, an island located off the northwest coast of Okinawa Island in the East China Sea.
Kingsley Field Air National Guard Base is the home base of the Oregon Air National Guard's 173d Fighter Wing (173 FW).
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County.
Kornasoren (Noemfoor) Airport is a civil airport in Noemfoor, Schouten Islands, Indonesia.
Lae Nadzab Airport is a regional airport located at Nadzab outside Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea along the Highlands Highway.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Leyte is an island in the Visayas group of the Philippines.
Luzon is the largest and most populous island in the Philippines.
McGhee Tyson Airport is a public and military airport 12 miles south of Knoxville, in Alcoa, Blount County, Tennessee, United States.
New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The North American F-86D Sabre (sometimes called the "Sabre Dog" or "Dog Sabre") was a transonic jet all-weather interceptor of the United States Air Force and others.
The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang is an American long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber used during World War II and the Korean War, among other conflicts.
The Northrop F-89 Scorpion was an American all-weather interceptor built during the 1950s, the first jet-powered aircraft designed as such from the outset to enter service.
Numfor (also Numfoor, Noemfoor, Noemfoer) is one of the Schouten Islands (also known as the Biak Islands) in Papua province, Western New Guinea, northeastern Indonesia.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is an American multiprogram science and technology national laboratory sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and administered, managed, and operated by UT-Battelle as a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) under a contract with the DOE.
is the southernmost prefecture of Japan.
Oxnard Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force base, located in the city of Camarillo, California.
Peterson Air Force Base is a U.S. Air Force Base that shares an airfield with the adjacent Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, home to the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), the Air Force Space Command headquarters, and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) headquarters.
The Philippine Presidential Unit Citation Badge is a unit decoration of the Republic of the Philippines.
Portland International Airport is a joint civil-military airport and the largest airport in the U.S. state of Oregon that accounts for 90 percent of passenger travel and more than 95 percent of air cargo of the state.
The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the Uniformed services of the United States, 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).
The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was a World War II era fighter aircraft produced by the United States from 1941 through 1945.
San Marcelino Airfield is a World War II airfield located in Zambales province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region.
The Second Air Force (2 AF; 2d Air Force in 1942) is a USAF numbered air force responsible for conducting basic military and technical training for Air Force enlisted members and non-flying officers.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport (colloquially Mascot Airport, Kingsford Smith Airport, or Sydney Airport) is an international airport in Sydney, Australia located 8 km (5 mi) south of Sydney city centre, in the suburb of Mascot.
Tactical Air Command (TAC) is an inactive United States Air Force organization.
Tanauan Airfield is a World War II airfield located near Tanauan in the province of Leyte, Philippines.
Tyndall Air Force Base is a United States Air Force Base located east of Panama City, Florida.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The V Fighter Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit.
The 108th Operations Group is a unit of the 108th Wing (108 WG) of the New Jersey Air National Guard, one of the many units stationed at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. If activated to federal service with the U.S. Air Force, the group is gained by Air Mobility Command (AMC). Its World War II predecessor, the 348th Fighter Group, was the most successful Republic P-47 Thunderbolt group in the Southwest Pacific Theater. Its commander, Neel E. Kearby was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in combat. Over a dozen of the group's pilots became aces.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
The 25th Air Division is an inactive United States Air Force intermediate echelon command and control organization.
The 310th Air Division is an inactive United States Air Force organization.
The 325th Fighter Wing (325 FW) is a wing of the United States Air Force based in Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida.
The 337th Aeronautical Systems Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit.
The 408th Armament Systems Group is an inactive United States Air Force (USAF) unit.
The 414th Fighter Group is an Air Reserve Component (ARC) of the United States Air Force.
The 516th Air Defense Group is a disbanded United States Air Force organization.
The 540th Combat Crew Replacement Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit.
The 85th Air Division is an inactive United States Air Force unit.