In Cheyenne, we focus on Air Mobility, a mission that delivers global air transportation of equipment and supplies during times of war and for peace-time training exercises. This includes providing safe, comfortable and reliable transportation of military personnel or dignitaries anywhere in the world. Additional missions include Airborne Firefighting, Medical Evacuation, Command and Control and Air Traffic Control.
Our primary mission is to provide C-130 combat airlift to our state and nation. In addition to combat airlift, we provide unparalleled medical air transport to the nations warfighters. The 153 Airlift Wing partners with the U.S. Forest Service to provide modular airborne firefighting capabilities to protect our state and nation
The 153rd Command and Control Squadron operates out of Wyoming Air National Guard Base. Located in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the mission of the 153rd Command and Control Squadron is to provide mobile, survivable, and endurable command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence capabilities.
The 243rd Air Traffic Control Squadron operates out of Wyoming Air National Guard Base. Located in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the mission of the 243rd Air Traffic Control Squadron is to deploy and employ mobile Air Traffic Control systems worldwide.