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The 375th Airlift Wing hosts some of the nation’s most important organizations—including five headquarters, a numbered air force, a Reserve airlift wing, and an Air National Guard refueling wing.
The United States Transportation Command is responsible for creating and implementing world-class global logistics solutions in support of the President, Secretary of Defense and combatant commanderassigned missions.
USTRANSCOM, one of nine combatant commands, provides common-user and commercial air, land and sea transportation; terminal management; and aerial refueling to support the global deployment, employment, sustainment and redeployment of U.S. Forces. USTRANSCOM serves as the Distribution Process Owner and Mobility Joint Force Provider and provides Department of Defense global patient movement.
USTRANSCOM relies upon its three component commands—the Air Force’s Air Mobility Command and Army’s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, both at Scott, and the Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C.—to provide intermodal transportation across the spectrum of military operations.
At every moment of every day, around the globe, USTRANSCOM’s superb force of Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, Coast Guardsmen, Department of Defense civilians and commercial partners accomplishes a wide array of joint mobility missions. With its people, trucks, trains, ships, information systems and infrastructure, USTRANSCOM provides the United States with the most responsive strategic mobility capability in the world.
USTRANSCOM provides synchronized transportation, distribution and sustainment which allows the United States to project and maintain national power where needed with the greatest speed and agility, the highest efficiency and the most reliable level of trust and accuracy.