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117th Air Control Squadron to mark 65th anniversary

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The 117th Air Control Squadron, Georgia Air National Guard, based at Hunter Army Airfield will mark their 65th anniversary on Saturday.

The airmen are holding an open house from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday. Missions will be discussed and new equipment will be showcased. 

The 117th was activated in Savannah on May 17, 1948 at Chatham Field, now Travis Field.  The unit moved to Hunter Army Airfield in 1974.

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