Pilots with the 89th Airlift Squadron maneuver into position to perform a flyover above the  Cleveland Browns Stadium, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2023. Flyovers provide another avenue for crews to train aboard the C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, honing their skills and showcasing the aircraft’s capabilities to millions across the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Patrick O’Reilly)

445th Operations Group


The 445th Operations Group is comprised of three squadrons – the 89th Airlift Squadron, the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and the 445th Operations Support Squadron.


89th AS

Delivers personnel and cargo anywhere in the world and conducts aeromedical and airlift missions for distinguished visitors.


445th AES

Schedules C-17 ops; manages flying hours; and provides training and support to include water survival, life support equipment, combat tactics, crew communications and intelligence.


445th OSS

Provides in-flight medical care aboard mission directed aircraft. Teams carry all necessary equipment to turn the aircraft into a flying ambulance.