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500th Air Defense Group

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Active 1953-1955
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Role Air Defense
Part of Air Defense Command

The 500th Air Defense Group is an inactive United States Air Force organization. Its last assignment was with the 4708th Defense Wing, being stationed at Pittsburgh Airport, Pennsylvania. It was inactivated on 18 August 1955.

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  • Established as: 500th Air Defense Group on 16 Feb 1953
Inactivated on 18 Aug 1955

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Activated at Pittsburgh Airport 18 Feb 1953 with responsibility for air defense of Western Pennsylvania.

Redesignated 54th Fighter-Interceptor Group, 18 Aug 1955.

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PD-icon.svg This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

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