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728th Air Mobility Squadron

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Isaac Adams, 728th Air Mobility Squadron commander, briefs members of the Spanish Army on the unit’s mission at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Sept. 7, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Isaac Adams, 728th Air Mobility Squadron commander, briefs members of the Spanish Army on the unit’s mission at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Sept. 7, 2018. The soldiers learned how the squadron operates and discussed processes on transporting people to better understand how everyone contributes to the joint effort. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew J. Wisher)

39th Medical Operations Squadron food safety and public sanitation NCOIC inspects a new shipment of food at Incirlik AB

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sang Do, 39th Medical Operations Squadron food safety and public sanitation NCOIC inspects a new shipment of food at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Aug. 8, 2018. Inspections happen intermittently upon request or if there is suspicion that the supply could be compromised. (U.S Air Force photo by SSgt Kimberly Nagle)

728th Air Mobility Wing aerial porter, unloads imported shipments at Incirlik AB

U.S Air Force Airman 1st Class Jordan Charles, 728th Air Mobility Wing aerial porter, unloads imported shipments at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Aug. 8, 2018. The 728th AMS is a critical node in the Air Mobility Command and the U.S. Air Forces mission. (U.S Air Force photo by SSgt Kimberly Nagle)

Imported shipments are unloaded off of a cargo plane at Incirlik AB

U.S Air Force C-130 Hercules and a C-17 Globemaster III fly channel missions weekly in support of European Command at Incirlik Air Base Turkey, Aug. 8, 2018. The mission requires the aircraft to move shipments of cargo and passengers from Ramstein AB, Germany, Aviano AB, Italy and Incirlik AB. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kimberly Nagle)

The 728th Air Mobility Squadron is an en route squadron located at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey that reports to Air Mobility Command.  The squadron falls under the 521st Air Mobility Operations Group, headquartered at Naval Station Rota, Spain and the 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing, headquartered at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.  The 7-2-8 consists of more than 200 permanent party, Turkish Nationals, and Air Expeditionary Force augmentees.  Together, they ensure safe and effective en route support for missions transiting Europe, Africa, and Southwest Asia and support five Combatant Commanders with Aerial Port Operations, Aircraft Maintenance, and Command and Control 24/7/365.

The Aerial Port Flight is responsible for conducting air transportation services for all airlift missions originating, terminating, or transiting Incirlik Air Base.

The Aircraft Maintenance (MX) Flight projects AMC's global air mobility mission by executing flightline operations to generate, launch, recover, service, and repair C-17, C-5, and commercial cargo aircraft.

The Combat Readiness and Resources Flight (CCX) provides a robust suite of services to include professional and work-center training, mission readiness and deployment support, maintenance and aerial port inspections and evaluations, financial services, and computer support.

The squadron serves as the 39th Air Base Wing's aerial port and supports transient Department of Defense and Allied aircraft.  They also manage two operating locations that support the U.S. Embassies in Cairo, Egypt and Tel Aviv, Israel.  Additionally, they operate as a strategic cargo hub supporting combat missions such as Operations FREEDOM’S SENTINEL and INHERENT RESOLVE.

 

For more information on Space-A travel, please visit: https://www.incirlik.af.mil/Units/728th-Air-Mobility-Squadron

 

(Current as of February 2019)