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The city of Colorado Springs has lost a local icon, and the nation another hero. Franklin James Macon passed away last night at his home in the Springs. He was 97. The Tuskegee airmen, often known as the “Redtails” based on the bright red tail flash on the P-51 Mustangs that they flew during WWII, […]

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Tuskegee Airmen honored at Air Force Academy | Fox21News

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U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – The Air Force Academy paid tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen through a wreath-laying ceremony on Wednesday. The tribute recognizes a major historical milestone for diversity in the Air Force, as the Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American aviators who began serving during World War II. Click on the links […]

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Tuskegee Airmen honored for the 78th year | KKTV 11 News

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The Air Force Academy paid tribute the Tuskegee Airmen with their annual wreath laying ceremony. Tuskegee Airmen are recognized for their historical milestone for diversity in the Air Force during World War II. They were the first African-American aviators to serve during that war. Source: Tuskegee Airmen honored for the 78th year