1708th FW/FG-4440th ADG

1708th FW/FG-4440th ADG

Designation: 1708th Ferrying Group; 1708th Ferrying Wing; 4440th Aircraft Delivery Group

Units Assigned: 1738th FS, 1739th FS, 18 detachments located worldwide.

Location: Kelly AFB, Texas; Langley AFB, Virginia

F-100 Models Flown: A/C/D/F

Dates F-100 Assigned: 1954-1969

Remarks: These units were used to transport aircraft from factories and depots, deliveries to allied air forces, and between units. The 1708th FG/FW belonged to Military Air Transport Service. In 1958, the 1708th deactivated and fighters were transported by Tactical Air Command’s 4440th ADG. The 4440th was deactivated in 1969.

1708th FG

4440th ADG