Offutt Air Force Base

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Offutt Air Force Base,

U.S. military installation, 1,907 acres (772 hectares), E Neb., S of Omaha; est. 1896 as Fort Crook, an army base. Converted to an airbase in the early 1900s and renamed in 1924, it is the headquarters of the Strategic Command, the successor to the Strategic Air CommandStrategic Air Command
(SAC), former command of the U.S. air force (see Air Force, United States Department of the) charged with organizing, training, equipping, administering, and preparing strategic air forces for combat; it was headquartered at Offutt Air Force Base.
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. The Nebraska Museum of Aerospace History is on the base.
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Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, to commander, 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Combat Command, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.
When I reported for active duty with the Air Force in 1971, one of my earliest assignments was to serve as advisor to an Explorer Post at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
ITT will provide support at a variety of critical locations, such as the White House in Washington, the US Air Force-Europe headquartered in Ramstein, Germany, and the US Strategic Command at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
The US leader had just left Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, where he had been advised to shelter from potential attacks.
to meet soldiers of the Army's 18th Airborne Corps and Special Operations Forces; Yorktown, Virginia to participate in Coast Guard exercises; Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, to see demonstrations including Air Force pilot training; and Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska to visit the U.
3 hours in duration, and we took off from and returned to Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
Admiral Jones previously served as deputy commander in chief, United States Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, from 1996 to 1998.
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Work will be performed at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts; Washington, District of Columbia; Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma; Langley Air Force Base, Virginia; Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio; Robins Air Force Base, Georgia; Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado; and Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2015