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Squadron inactivating after 34 years

09/17/02 - DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. (AFPN) -- Airman 1st Class Travis Reid checks an EC-130 Hercules for potential post-flight fuel and hydraulic leaks. Reid is a member of the 42nd Airborne Command and Control Squadron here which was born during the Vietnam War and is being inactivated Sept. 30. Air Force officials determined the unit's mission could be successfully accomplished with several other aircraft, including the E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft and the E-8 Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System aircraft, and by ground systems. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Russell Wicke)

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