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4505th Air Refueling Wing

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Active  1958–1963
Role  Air Refueling
Country  United States
Garrison/HQ  Langley AFB, Virginia
4505th Air Refueling Wing
Branch  United States Air Force

The United States Air Force's 4505th Air Refueling Wing (Tactical) was an Air Refueling unit located at Langley AFB, Virginia. It was established on 1 Jul 1958 at Langley AFB, Virginia. The 4505th was the only aerial refueling wing in the Tactical Air Command structure. The wing flew the KB-50J, a derivative of the B-50 nuclear bomber. The 4505th Air Refueling Wing (Tactical) was discontinued on 8 Oct 1963.

Contents

Major command

  • Tactical Air Command (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • Numbered Air Force

  • (1 Jul 58 – 8 Oct 63)
  • Air division

  • (1 Jul 58 – 8 Oct 63)
  • Previous designations

  • 4505th Air Refueling Wing, Tactical (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • Units

  • 4440th Aircraft Delivery Group, 1 July 1961 – 8 October 1963
  • 427th Air Refueling Squadron – Robins AFB, Georgia (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • 429th Air Refueling Squadron – Langley AFB, Virginia (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • 431st Air Refueling Squadron – Turner AFB, Georgia (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • 622d Air Refueling Squadron – England AFB, Louisiana (1 Jul 1958 – 8 Oct 1963)
  • References

    4505th Air Refueling Wing Wikipedia


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