The infamous Titan II nuclear-armed missiles ringing Tucson and pointed at the USSR for nearly 20 years were activated in 1963. The 390th Strategic Missile Wing, headquartered at Davis-Monthan AFB, active from 1962-84, had command of the sites in the area. The US government imploded or attempted to seal the sites after the missiles were decommissioned.
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Along with a vintage war planes, organizers will have restored military vehicles from the past 100 years on hand.
D-M has a good chance to land a new drone squadron or other new missions, Col. Scott C. Campbell says.