Elmendorf AFB West Ramp




Photo courtesy of Gerry Harris, Firebird Navigator


The Firebirds Birds at Roost.  Neither wind, nor rain, nor sleet, nor snow...kept the Firebirds from finishing their assigned missions.  Now that the “Statute of Limitations” have expired--in emergency situations the Firebirds completed landings and takeoffs on the Greenland Ice Cap in “zero-zero” conditions.

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