United States Air Force and CIA Celebrate 70th Anniversary

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WASHINGTON — The United States Air Force and the Central Intelegence Agency is celebrating the 70th Anniversary after first assembled in 1947.

President Donald Trump tweeted a thank you to both agencies today. 

The Air Force created this website to commemorate its 70th Air Force Birthday. The site highlights each generation of Airpower, from 1947 to today.

It will showcase the barriers the Air Force has overcome to dominate the air, space and cyberspace domains while looking toward the future of Multi-domain Command and Control and the Airmen who will help to keep the U.S. Air Force the greatest on the planet. 

You can see the Air Force tribute here. 

The Central Intelligence Agency celebrates its 70th anniversary by releasing a statement of its long history.

“The United States has carried out intelligence activities since the days of George Washington but only since World War II have they been coordinated on a government-wide basis,” said the release.

You can read the release here.

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