- photo Air Force Special Operations Command (Lineup of Air Commando aircraft early 1960's, weapons displayed on tarmac in front of the T-28, such as the sidewinder, were not necessarily used for T-28 missions. The T28D in the photo is 51-7622 assigned to the MAP Military Assistance Program and shipped overseas to serve in SE Asia.)
"It is Hurlburt (Field) and I would concur that the years were very early in the activation of the Air Commandos. In the late '60s I was assigned to the A-1/AT-28 squadron that occupied the one-story building on the left." - Jack Drummond
February 19, 1921 - November 5, 2014
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