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One Million and Counting

April 29, 2008—The Air Force on April 19 surpassed the historic mark of flying its one millionth operational sortie in the global war on terror. The 1,335 sorties flown on that day in support of operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, and in protecting the US homeland, brought USAF’s tally to 1,000,393 total flights since Sept. 11, 2001.

AMC = Air Mobility Command
OIF = Operation Iraqi Freedom
OEF = Operation Enduring Freedom
ONE = Operation Noble Eagle