United States Air Force

The United States Air Force is the air service branch of the United States Armed Forces, and is one of the eight uniformed services of the United States. Originally... Wikipedia

  • Founded:  18 September 1947, (as independent service)- 1 August 1907, (as Aeronautical Division, U.S. Signal Corps)
  • Type:  Air force
  • Role:  Air supremacy, Global integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, Rapid global mobility, Global strike, Command and control
  • Size:  328,820 active duty personnel, 152,231 civilians, 69,056 reserve personnel, 110,000 air national guard personnel, 5,217 aircraft, 406 ICBMs
  • Part of:  United States Armed Forces, Department of the Air Force
  • Headquarters:  The Pentagon, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
  • Motto(s):  "Aim High... Fly-Fight-Win", "Integrity first, Service before self, Excellence in all we do"
  • March:  "The U.S. Air Force" Play (· info)
  • Anniversaries:  18 September
  • Website:  www.af.mil], [www.Airforce.com
  • Commander-in-Chief:  President Joe Biden
  • Secretary of Defense:  Lloyd Austin
  • Secretary of the Air Force:  Frank Kendall III
  • Chief of Staff:  Gen Charles Q. Brown Jr.
  • Vice Chief of Staff:  Gen David W. Allvin
  • Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force:  CMSAF JoAnne S. Bass
  • Attack:  A-10, AC-130, MQ-9
  • Bomber:  B-1B, B-2, B-52H
  • Electronic, warfare:  E-3, E-4, E-8, E-9A, E-11A, EC-130H, EC-130J, EQ-4B
  • Fighter:  F-15C/D, F-15E, F-15EX, F-16C/D, F-22, F-35A
  • Helicopter:  CV-22, HH-60, MH-139, UH-1N
  • Reconnaissance:  CN-235, MC-12, RC-135S/U/V/W, RC-26B, RQ-4, RQ-11, RQ-170, U-2, U-28, WC-130, WC-135
  • Trainer:  A-29, T-1, T-6, T-38, T-41, T-51, T-53, TG-16, TH-1
  • Transport:  C-5M, C-12, C-17, C-20, C-21, C-32, C-37, C-40, C-130, HC-130, LC-130, MC-130, C-145A, C-146A, VC-25
  • Tanker:  KC-10, KC-135, KC-46, HC-130, MC-130
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo