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Strategic Airlift Capability participates in Exercise Mobility Guardian 2019
07 OCT 2019 – PÁPA - - Recently, the Strategic Airlift Capability, represented by the operational unit the Heavy Airlift Wing, participated in Mobility Guardian 2019, the largest scale exercise in Air Mobility Command history conducted at Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington, USA.
10 year Anniversary and Change of command at the Heavy Airlift Wing
28 JUN 2019 – PÁPA - - At a ceremony on the Strategic Airlift Capability premises at Pápa Air Base, Colonel James S. Sparrow assumed command of the Heavy Airlift Wing. He did so by accepting the Heavy Airlift Wing Flag from the hands of Brigadier General Michael Koscheski, Chairman of the Strategic Airlift Capability Steering Board. This ceremony and the following Air show marked the end of the two day event.
U.S. Air Force Approves the Heavy Airlift Wing Service Medal
18 FEB 2019 – PÁPA - - The Heavy Airlift Wing (HAW) Service Medal is a medal that is awarded to personnel that served with the HAW, to recognize their efforts in this multinational organization.
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Strategic Airlift Capability Discuss the Future in bi-annual Strategic Planning Working Group
17 OCT 2019 – LUXEMBOURG - - Representatives of Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) Nations came together to discuss the distant future of the SAC together with the operational military arm, Heavy Airlift Wing (HAW) and NSPA’s NATO Airlift Management Programme (NAMP) leadership.
NATO Airlift Management Programme Manager Hand-Over Ceremony
08 MAR 2019 – PÁPA - - At a ceremony on the Strategic Airlift Capability premises at Pápa Air Base, NATO Airlift Management Programme Manager, Mr. Wiek Noldus, handed over to his successor, Mr. Gregory Clark.
Strategic Airlift Capability Acquires C-17 Simulator
08 AUG 2017 – PÁPA - - The 12 Nations of the Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) recently confirmed that the SAC program will acquire a C-17 Weapon Systems Trainer Simulator. The simulator will be built on Pápa Air Base and will provide the Heavy Airlift Wing increased flexibility and proficiency training options over the next 20 years.
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