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.