The Tennessee Air National Guard works with the United States Air Force and National Guard Bureau to deploy and conduct operations throughout the world.
Headquarters Tennessee Air National Guard is the senior staff, directly responsible to and acting on behalf of the Adjutant General, providing evaluations, issuing resolutions, action recommendations, and command and control of the State's units.
Brig. Gen. Don Johnson currently serves as the Assistant Adjutant General, Air for Tennessee.
Tennessee distinctively has three flying wings and two geographically separated units in the Volunteer State.
PHOTO ABOVE: MQ-9 Reaper
Brig. Gen. Donald L. Johnson
Assistant Adjutant General, Air
CCMSgt Mark A. Harris
Command Chief Master Sergeant, Air
Enable global delivery of kinetic and non-kinetic effects through
multidisciplinary Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission execution, sustained by organic Mission Support and Medical
personnel. Additionally, provide capabilities and resources to support
state and domestic emergency response and recovery operations.
The 134th Air Refueling Wing in Knoxville, flying the KC-135 Stratotanker, provides the core aerial refueling capability for the United State Air Force and supports refueling operations throughout the world.
The 164AW operates the USAF's premier strategic airlifter, the C-17A
Globemaster. Capable of refueling in flight and operating at low level to
forward operating bases in combat zones, the C-17 provides our nation
unparalleled access to global hotspots in a matter of hours. Whether
delivering supplies and ammunition to warfighters, evacuating patients to
life-saving care, or enabling State agencies to respond to disasters, the
164AW delivers hope.
134th AIR REFUELING WING
THE 164th AIRLIFT WING
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