Special Tactics Top News

Heroism recognized Heroism recognized

Heroism recognized

ST Airman receives medal upgrade
In the company of heroes In the company of heroes

In the company of heroes

Pararescue chief retires after 30 years
ST Airman awarded Silver Star ST Airman awarded Silver Star

ST Airman awarded Silver Star

Combat controller continues legacy of valor
Preserving the legacy Preserving the legacy

Preserving the legacy

Award recognizes selfless Airman
Nation’s First Special Tactics Memorial Unveiled Nation’s First Special Tactics Memorial Unveiled

Nation’s First Special Tactics Memorial Unveiled

Uncommon valor is still a common virtue
Policy changes Policy changes

Policy changes

Retrain into Special Tactics

LEADERSHIP

           

 

 Col. Michael E. Martin

Commander

 Chief Master Sgt. James Clark

Command Chief

SPECIAL TACTICS CAREER



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MISSION STATEMENT

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.