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Air Mobility Command.

Commander: Gen. Charles T. Robertson Jr.

Headquarters: Scoff AFB, Ill.

Command Chief Master Sgt: Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth F. VanHolbeck

Established: June 1, 1992

Web Address: http://public.scott.af.mil/hqamc

Mission

Provides airlift, air refueling, special air mission and aeromedical evacuation for U.S. forces. Supplies forces to theater commands to support wartime tasking.

Responsibilities

Lead command for requirements, operating procedures, tactics, standardization and evaluation, and overall fleet management for tanker and airlift aircraft. As the Air Force component of U.S. Transportation Command, it is the single manager for air mobility.
 People
Active Duty 50,727
 Officers 8,025
 Enlisted 42,702
AFRC 43,072
ANG 43,918
Civilians 8,192
Total 145,909


Flying Hours

Per Month: 30,000-plus

Organization

Direct Reporting Units

* AMC Tanker Airlift Control Center -- Scott AFB, Ill.

* Air Mobility Warfare Center -- McGuire AFB/Fort Dix, N.J.

* Defense Courier Service -- Fort Meade, Md.

15th Air Farce -- Travis AFB, Calif.

* 22nd Air Refueling Wing -- McConnell AFB, Kan. (KC-135)

* 60th Air Mobility Wing -- Travis AFB, Calif. (C-5, KC-10)

* 62nd Airlift Wing -- McChord AFB, Wash. (C-17, C-141)

* 92nd Air Refueling Wing -- Fairchild AFB, Wash. (KC-135)

* 317th Airlift Group -- Dyess AFB, Texas (C-130)

* 319th Air Refueling Wing -- Grand Forks AFB, N.D. (KC-135)

* 375th Airlift Wing -- Scott AFB, Ill. (C-9, C-21)

* 615th Air Mobility Operations Group -- Travis AFB, Calif.

* 615th Air Mobility Support Group -- Hickam AFB, Hawaii

21st Air Force -- McGuire AFB, NJ.

* 6th Air Refueling Wing -- MacDill AFB, Fla. (KC-135)

* 19th Air Refueling Group -- Robins AFB, Ga. (KC-135)

* 89th Airlift Wing -- Andrews AFB, Md. (C-9, C-20, C-21, VC-25, C-137, UH-1, C-32)

* 305th Air Mobility Wing -- McGuire AFB, N.J. (C-141, KC-10)

* 436th Airlift Wing -- Dover AFB, Del. (C-5)

* 437th Airlift Wing -- Charleston AFB, S.C. (C-17, C-141)

* 621st Air Mobility Operations Group -- McGuire AFB, N.J.

* 43rd Airlift Wing -- Pope AFB, N.C. (C-130)

* 463rd Airlift Group -- Little Rock AFB, Ark. (C-130)

* 621st Air Mobility Support Group -- Ramstein AB, Germany
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Article Type:Brief Article
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Date:Jan 1, 2001
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