Presented to Dover AFB’s 9th Military Airlift Squadron for their participation in Operation NICKEL GRASS. The inscription reads,”Our deepest appreciation for your part in ‘Nickel Grass’ Oct-Nov 1973 the operation which made history in our struggle for survival. Israel Defense Forces. Ministry of Defense.

Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.

Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.

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