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October 11, 2013

107th inactivates

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Brig. Gen. Edward Maxwell, Arizona Air National Guard commander, holds the 107th Air Control Squadron flag Sept. 30 as Maj. Trey Shewbert, 107th ACS outgoing commander, slides the cover over the top of the flag, signaling the inactivation of the unit at Luke Air Force Base. The 107th ACS provided command and control for thousands of sorties flown each year by the 56th and 162nd fighter wings. The unit relocated to Luke in 2009. The 107th ACS was identified for inactivation in March 2012 and closed its doors after 41 years of continuous service to the nation.

 




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