Members of the 87th Aerial Port Squadron guide a forklift carrying cargo during the Port Dawg Challenge, Feb. 4, 2024. The PDC is an opportunity for Airmen to demonstrate aircraft loading operations skills.

445th Mission Support Group


The 445th Mission Support Group is comprised of five squadrons – the 87th Aerial Port Squadron, the 445th Force Support Squadron, the 445th Civil Engineer Squadron, the 445th Logistics Readiness Squadron and the 445th Security Forces Squadron.


87th APS

Provides cargo processing, aircraft loading and unloading, mobility functions, air terminal ops transportation control, and air departure arrival control group operations.



445th FSS

Provides food service, lodging, mortuary affairs, fitness, recreation, field exchange, family support, personnel, education and training, Knowledge Management, Honor Guard and communications support. Click the highlighted text for more information.

445th FSS offices
Honor Guard

445th CES

Provides facility contract management, infrastructure and facility consultation services, fire protection, and emergency management.


445th LRS

Tracks deployed Airmen; manages wing’s supply requirements and aircraft parts; provides petroleum, oils and lubricants; support and transportation; and vehicle maintenance support.


445th SFS

Secures Air Force weapons systems; defends Air Force installations; and protects personnel, equipment and facilities.