Country: United States Region: Nebraska
Locale: Offutt airbase
Latitude: 41° 7' 0" N Longitude: -96° 5' 59" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
41°07′10″N 095°54′31″W Omaha, Nebraska, Offutt airbase http://www.offutt.af.mil/ is home to
- Air Combat Cmd / 55th WIng providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, electronic attack and nuclear command and control with:
-- 55 Mission Support; Medical; Operations; Electronic Combat; Communications and Maintenance Groups.
- 8th Air Force / Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) / 595th Command and Control Group with 4 squadrons operating E-4B's
- 557 Weather Wing
Offutt is also hosting one of the Unified Combatant Commands each with a geographic or functional mission providing command and control of military forces under all circumstances in peace and at war:
- Hq US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) http://www.stratcom.mil/ is deterring strategic attack and employing forces, to guarantee the security of the USA and its Allies. The command's assigned responsibilities include strategic deterrence; nuclear, space and joint electronic spectrum operations; global strike; missile defense and analysis and targeting.
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