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Title
Range Search Plane, McClellan Air Force Base
Date Created and/or Issued
1985
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
This circa 1985 postcard shows a United States Coast Guard Lockheed C-130 Hercules operating out of McClellan Air Force Base. Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento was established at McClellan in September 1978, intended to be an outgrowth of Air Station San Francisco. Its primary task was to conduct search and rescue missions, assist Coast Guard cutter patrols, and ensure marine environmental protection and federal law enforcement.
Type
Image
Identifier
BBSAC757
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/1623
Subject
Airplanes
Airports
Military Facilities
North Sacramento, California

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