An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Marking 75 Years of 12 Air Force: Post World War II thru the Cold War

An F-100C Supersabre assigned to the 479th Fighter-Day Wing, 831st Air Division, Tactical Air Command, stationed at George Air Force Base, Calif., Jan 1958 to June 1992, sits on a flightline during a flyover. Personnel and aircraft from the Numbered Air Force supported a number of U.S. operations including the 1958 Formosa Straits Crisis, also known as the Taiwan Straits Crisis, the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, and the 1965 Dominican Republic’s Civil War. (U.S. Air Force 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) photo archive)

PHOTO BY: (U.S. Air Force 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) photo archive)
VIRIN: 580130-F-XX000-001.JPG
Additional Details

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.