402d Maintenance Wing

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402d Maintenance Wing
Country United States
Branch Air Force
Type Maintenance
Size 7,000
Part of Air Force Materiel Command
Warner Robins Air Logistics Center
Garrison/HQ Robins Air Force Base
Decorations Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Commanders
Current
commander
BGen Lee Levy II
Insignia
402d Maintenance Wing emblem (approved 25 May 2005)[1] 402d Maintenance Wing.png

The 402d Maintenance Wing (402 MXW) is an inactive wing of the United States Air Force last based at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.

Mission

Provide depot maintenance, engineering support, and software development to major weapon systems (F-15 Eagle, C-5 Galaxy, C-130 Hercules, C-17 Globemaster III and Special Operations Forces aircraft).

History

Operations

Lineage

  • Constituted as the 402d Air Depot on 30 March 1943
Activated on 15 April 1943
Redesignated 402d Base Air Depot on 17 July 1944
Inactivated on 24 November 1945
  • Disbanded on 8 October 1948
  • Reconstituted and redesignated 402d Maintenance Wing on 31 January 2005
Activated on 4 March 2005
Inactivated on 1 October 2012[1]

Assignments

  • Eighth Air Force (later United States Strategic Air Forces, United States Air Forces Europe), 15 April 1943 - 24 November 1945
  • Warner Robins Air Logistics Center (later Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex), 4 March 2005[1] (attached to Air Force Sustainment Center after 17 July 2012)
  • Air Force Sustainment Center, 1 October 2012 – present

Components

  • 402d Aircraft Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Commodities Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Electronics Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Maintenance Support Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Software Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)

Stations

References

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Haulman, Daniel L. (2012-04-05). "Factsheet 402 Maintenance Wing (AFMC)". Air Force Historical Research Agency. Retrieved May 5, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Station number in Anderson, Capt. Barry (1985). Army Air Forces Stations: A Guide to the Stations Where U.S. Army Air Forces Personnel Served in the United Kingdom During World War II (PDF). Maxwell AFB, AL: Research Division, USAF Historical Research Center. Retrieved July 7, 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

Bibliography

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

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