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photos from the 1970s

The movement in the 1970s

The Minnie K. Martinez 1970's BMT Flight Photograph Archives


Still the largest activity at Lackland, BMT remained at the "minimum essential" length of six weeks throughout the decade. Production numbers for the 1970's averaged over 85,000 a year with a decade high of 105,323 in 1971; Vietnam, of course, was the main reason for this.

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