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Air Force Now - Silver Anniversary of Air Force Academy

Reel Number: 220343-04

Color: Colour

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1979

Country: USA

Location: Colorado Springs

TC Begins: 07:34:20

TC Ends: 07:37:56

Duration: 00:03:36

Air Force Now - Silver Anniversary of Air Force Academy Archirecture - monument. Airforce cadets marching in dress uniform. 07:34:45 1954 - President Eisenhower (Ike) selecting Colourado Springs site, construction of academy. Cadets train at temporary facility at Lowrie AFB. 07:35:11 1959 First class graduates from academy w/ James H. Douglas addressing graduating class SOF. Wives & mothers pin wings on uniforms. US flag raised, Cadets in class. 07:35:47 President John F. Kennedy (JFK) - brief shot with cadets. Cadets drill. 07:36:03 Cadets in communal cafeteria. 07:36:16 First day induction - black cadet has his hair shaved. Cadets running - over obstacle course. All brief shots. 07:36:34 1976 - Women join Cadets. Montage - haircut - training - physical fitness - parachute training. 07:37:21 Cadets in dress uniforms marching. Military Education;

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