As one of the eight directorates in the 618th Air Operations Center, the Global Weather Operations Directorate, or XOW, at Scott helps enable the Air Operations Center to plan, task, execute and assess global air mobility operations, provide tailored weather information to help shape mission plans, mitigate unfavorable weather conditions and provide the best opportunity for mission success.
The Commander of Air Mobility Command presented AMC’s role in joint operations as a vital part of national security and as an example of the “Wingman concept” in a presentation during the AMC Headquarters staff Wingman Day event Feb. 8 at Scott.
Scott Airmen recently received training for “hot refueling.” The training provides aircrews with procedures specific to “hot refueling” operations, with the helicopter running while refueling, versus “cold refueling” where the helicopter is completely shut down prior to receiving fuel.
During a scheduled training mission, annual award winners from Team Scott—including Airmen from the 932nd Airlift Wing, 375th Air Mobility Wing, 126th Air Refueling Wing, and the 635th Supply Chain Operations Wing, all located at Scott—were treated to an incentive flight on a C-40 aircrat for their achievements.
The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command recently released the details of the Surface Warrior Challenge II “Bataan at 75,” the second in an on-going fitness series presented by U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Kurt Ryan, SDDC Commanding General.
Seventeen Civil Air Patrol cadets, or roughly 50 percent of the current cadet corps of the Scott Composite Squadron, were promoted Jan. 24 in the largest ceremony of its type in recent squadron history.
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