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1988

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CUSTOMS LAW ENFORCEMENT DATA CENTER opens in Springfield, Virginia. The Data Center continues to serve CBP.

The BLUE EAGLE receives the first Lockheed P-3AEW early warning aircraft as the centerpiece of the U.S. Customs fleet of drug interdiction aircraft.

Dates: 
Thursday, December 31, 1987 - 19:00
Media Image: 
1999 photograph of the Lockheed P-3AEW early warning aircraft
Caption Text: 
1999 photograph of the Lockheed P-3AEW early warning aircraft