Holloman AFB Units

Fightin' 49er Vision - Tight community of Airmen - proud of their service, caring for their people
                                     while remaining mission focused


Fightin' 49er Mission - Graduate Combat Ready RPA Aircrew...Support Team Holloman...Feed the Fight

Fightin' 49er Priorities -  Provide unmatched RPA pilot & sensor operator training
                                          Enable tenant units & enhance regional partnerships
                                          Ensure Airmen readiness & development
                                          Strengthen our Air Force family & community
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49th Wing's fact sheet
- 49th Wing's history

49th Operations Group

The 49th Operations Group supports national security objectives, as directed by the Joint Chiefs of Staff, by utilizing the Air Force's F-22A Stealth Fighter aircraft and in training U.S. Air Force and allied aircrews in F-22A and T-38 transition, instructor and fighter weapons instructor courses. 

49th Maintenance Group

The 49th Maintenance Group maintains MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper aircraft along with associated Ground Control Stations in the Air Force's largest flying training operation.  The group provides maintenance support to AETC's 54th Fighter Group F-16s and M1 contract maintained T-38 aircraft.  The 49th Maintenance Group directs all maintenance qualification, on-the-job and ancillary training for 700 Airmen, civilians, and contract personnel, managing over $5.5 billion in aircraft and equipment.  Finally, the group also supports flying activities, exercises and worldwide taskings as assigned by the Combatant Commanders and the Secretary of Defense against high value targets. 

49th Mission Support Group

The 49th Mission Support Group provides a wide spectrum of support services for wing and tenant organizations -- these include military and civilian personnel support, maintenance of facility and utility systems, security police duties, communication capabilities, and family leisure programs for Holloman.

635th Materiel Maintenance

The 635th Materiel Maintenance Group is responsible for the storage, inspection, repair, deployment and accountability of bare base assets belonging to Air Combat Command. The group's 431 authorized personnel encompass 42 Air Force specialties and are responsible for bare base assets worth over $234 million.

49th Medical Group

The 49th Medical Group's mission is to sustain and enhance a culture of safety, maximize combat readiness, enhance access to quality patient care, and develop our Airmen and staff.

704th Test Group

The 704th Test Group at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, is a unit of the 704th Test Wing, Air Armament Center, Eglin AFB (AFMC), FL. The Test Group's mission is to operate world-class test facilities for high speed sled track testing, navigation and guidance system testing, radar signature measurements, weapon systems flight testing, and Air Force Liaison for all AF programs tested at White Sands Missile Range (WSMR).

Deutsche Luftwaffe

The German Air Force has been training its aircrews in the United States since 1958. This training took place on various bases throughout the states before it was moved to Holloman Air Force Base, NM, in 1992.

Read the full fact sheet.

54th Fighter Group

The 54th Fighter Group at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, is a unit of the 56 Fighter Wing, Luke AFB (AETC), AZ. The 54th Fighter Group is comprised of five squadrons, including the 311th Fighter Squadron, 314th Fighter Squadron 54th Operational Support Squadron,
54th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, and 54th Maintenance Squadron. The 54th FG provides an extensive flying hour program that trains an average of 180 students per year, averaging more than 10,800 sorties and 14,600 hours per fiscal year. The group consists of approximately 800 personnel, maintains $2.2 billion in F-16 assets and executes a $144 million operations and maintenance budget to carry out F-16 training.

Associate Units

  • Det. 4, 2nd Weather Squadron (Solar Observatory)
  • Det. 1, 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron
  • Det. 4, ACC/Training Support Squadron
  • Det. QD3F, Area Defense Counsel
  • Det. 10, 372nd Training Squadron
  • Det. 230, Air Force Audit Agency
  • Det. 225, Air Force Office of Special Investigations
  • Army Air Operations Directorate
  • Aerospace Fuels Lab, OL SA-ALC
  • Defense Commissary Agency
  • Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office
  • ACC Program Management Squadron
  • Aerospace Fuels Lab
  • Defense Automated Printing Services
  • Mapping Agency
  • OLAA 29 Training Squadron
  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Det. 1, 147th Fighter Group


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