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The 24th Special Operations Wing is one of three Air Force active duty special operations wings assigned to Headquarters Air Force Special Operations Command. The 24 SOW is based at Hurlburt Field, Fla. The primary mission of the 24 SOW is to provide Special Tactics forces for rapid global employment to enable airpower success. The 24 SOW is U.S. Special Operations Command's tactical air/ground integration force and the Air Force's special operations ground force to enable global access, precision strike and personnel recovery operations.

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24th Special Operations Wing mission statement
The primary mission of the 24th Special Operations Wing is to provide Special Tactics forces for rapid global employment to enable airpower success. The 24 SOW is U.S. Special Operations Command's tactical air/ground integration force and the Air Force's special operations ground force to enable global access, precision strike and personnel recovery operations.

Core capabilities encompass: airfield reconnaissance, assessment, and control; personnel recovery; joint terminal attack control; and environmental reconnaissance.

To read more, view the unit fact sheet.
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Four Air Commandos featured in Portraits in Courage for bravery

Special Tactics Airmen awarded top combat decorations

Special Tactics medical professionals provide critical care and evacuation  1

Combat Controllers prepare for CV-22 mission

Recruit earns coveted scarlet beret  1

Special Tactics Airmen complete CV-22 night mission

Artist's brush memorializes fallen combat controller  3

Wounded warrior makes final jump  2

AFSOC Airman named one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year  2

Air Force Special Tactics Airmen rescue Alabama teen after climbing accident

Two Combat Controllers hike with USAF Seven Summits Team

Two Special Operations Airmen receive Silver Star decoration

23rd STS competes in Monster Mash

Reservists help special ops students in exercise  1

24th Special Operations Wing turns one

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Combat ControllerPararescueSpecial Operations WeathermenTactical Air Control Party
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       Col. Robert Armfield          Col. Eric Ray          Chief Master Sgt. Bruce Dixon
Col. Robert Armfield     Col. Eric Ray    CMSgt. Bruce Dixon
       Commander       Vice Commander   Command Chief

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For more information, contact:
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229 Cody Ave Ste 103
Hurlburt Field FL 32544
(850) 884-5515



 
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