McChord Field is home to a wide variety of units and missions. The 62nd Airlift Wing is the active-duty wing on McChord Field at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. The 62nd AW is joined by its Reserve partner, the 446th Airlift Wing. Together, they fly 40 C-17 Globemaster IIIs to provide combat airlift for America. Additionally, JBLM also hosts the Western Air Defense Sector, an Air National Guard unit; the 22nd Special Tactics Squadron; the 361st Recruiting Squadron and a number of other units across the installation.
Colonel David Fazenbaker Colonel Brian Collins Chief Master Sgt. Joseph Arce
The 62nd Airlift Wing's mission is to execute global airlift, prepare for Joint and Coalition Multi-Domain Operations in near-peer contested environments, and continually ensure Force Development.
America's Airlift Wing...Where Airmen Matter
Provide prime nuclear airlift forces
Execute today's global airlift mission
Develop readiness to win any fight, any time
Invest in Airmen and families
62nd Airlift Wing
627th Air Base Group
446th Airlift Wing
Western Air Defense Sector
22nd Special Tactics Squadron
361st Recruiting Squadron
57th Weapons Squadron