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USAFSAM Visits MAFB to Continue Cancer Study

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  • By Airman 1st Class Trust Tate
  • 5th Bomb Wing Public Affairs

Members of the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine team visited a missile alert facility near Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, July 25, 2023, as part of the ongoing "Missile Community Cancer Study." The MCCS will look at all ICBM Wings, all AFSCs in the ICBM field, and the environment and environmental factors at all ICBM installations.

As the study progresses, updates and resources will continue to be posted online at:

If any Airman – past or present, Guardian, or family member has a question or concern, they are encouraged to speak to their medical provider or they can submit their question through the AFGSC Official Website at: or via the Office of the Air Force Surgeon General at: