The Command Post is the nerve center of the 49th Wing, gathering, analyzing and disseminating information directly affecting assigned forces, higher headquarters and the National Command Authority. Furthermore plans, policies and directives are initiated by the on duty controllers. The Command Post is the eyes and ears of the Wing Commander, relaying command and control information between all base agencies and the wing leadership. Additionally, the Command Post serves as the executive agent to the Wing Commander during non-duty hours, weekends and holidays. The Command Post controllers, Command and Control Operations, Training Function, Systems Function and Reports Function can be contacted at (575) 572-7575.