• 349 Flying Squadron Histories

     70th Aerial Refueling SquadronThe squadron of KC-97s was activated on 1 August 1955. The 70th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing was to provide aerial refueling support to the RB-47 Stratojets.  The KC-97s were deployed to Earnest Harmon Air Force Base, Newfoundland in 1956-57. The 70th SRW, Sidi

  • Air Force Weapon Systems Fact Sheet Links

    A-10 http://www.af.mil/AboutUs/FactSheets/Display/tabid/224/Article/104490/a-10-thunderbolt-ii.aspx  B-52http://www.af.mil/AboutUs/FactSheets/Display/tabid/224/Article/104465/b-52-stratofortress.aspx

  • 349th Air Mobility Wing Heritage

    Abbreviated History of the 349th Air Mobility Wing MISSION: Generate and sustain combat-ready mobility AirmenVISION: Lead. Innovate. Adapt. Excel.

  • 349th Air Mobility Wing History Facts

    Unit Designations 349th Troop Carrier Group- Nov. 1 1943349th Troop Carrier Wing, Medium- May 10, 1949349th Fighter-Bomber Wing- May 26, 1952349th Troop Carrier Wing, Medium- Sept. 1, 1957349th Military Airlift Wing- June 1, 1966349th Military Airlift Wing (Associate)- July 25, 1969349th Airlift


    Service: U.S. Air ForceComponent: ReserveMission: Rapid Global MobilityRole: AssociateAircraft flown: C-5M, KC-10A, C-17Strength: Aprox 2,700Location: San Francisco Bay AreaCommander: Col. Lee E. Merkle