Boeing will develop a C-17 distributed training center at Scott AFB, Ill., headquarters of Air Mobility Command, that will serve as the hub for networking C-17 training sites across the US, the company announced Sept. 1, 2009. The center is scheduled to standup in January 2012. Here, a C-17 assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing at Altus AFB, Okla., takes off from the Tonopah runway near Nellis AFB, Nev., during a training exercise, May 20, 2009.
Air Force photo by A1C Brett Clashman
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