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Contrails, the Air Force cadet handbook. Corporate Author: United States Air Force Academy. Language(s): English. Published: [Colorado Springs, Colo.]. Contrails contains important information on the Air Force Academy, the United States, the Air Force, and the Association of Graduates, as well as famous. 26 Dec Where can I find and/or purchase a copy of contrails? buffalo USAFA 5- Year Member. Joined: Dec 17, Messages:

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