At the recently concluded 2007 World Space Expo, ANN's Aero-TV
crews were invited to get the "bird's eye view" of one of our
nation's most intriguing millitary missions. Commanded by Col.
Steve W. Kirkpatrick, the 920th Rescue Wing at Patrick Air Force
Base, Fla. is an Air Force Reserve Command combat search and rescue
unit that trains and equips approximately 1200 personnel to search
for, locate and recover U.S. Armed Forces personnel during military
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Historian Claudio Meunier has spent a decade looking up World
War II veterans and their forgotten stories for a book and a new
documentary. But this one's a different twist on the theme of The
Greatest Generation -- these veterans were young men from Argentina
who went to Britain and Canada to fly missions against the
Globemaster III Fleet Flies To All Corners Of The Globe
Pratt & Whitney's F117 engine fleet has logged more than
five million operational flight hours as the exclusive power source
for the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III. The F117-powered C-17 serves
the strategic airlift and mobility needs of the US Air Force,
British Royal Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force and the Royal
Australian Air Force.