The 355th Maintenance Group directs component repair, equipment maintenance, sortie production and overall daily maintenance operations for 355th Wing and associate units. The 355th MXG supports eight flying squadrons comprised of more than 110 A-10, EC-130H, HC-130P, and HH-60E combat-ready aircraft with more than 1,950 assigned personnel. It ensures quality of on- and off-equipment aircraft maintenance and executes an annual operating budget of $72.2M.
The 55th Rescue Generation Squadron generates and sustains safe, rescue-ready airpower to save lives and critical assets anywhere, anytime. The squadron develops well-rounded Airmen and skilled maintainers by encouraging and supporting initiatives that promote: improving maintenance, quality of life upgrades, the resources to innovate, creative thinking, team connectivity, genuine front-line supervisory involvement, fair accountability, open communication and transparency at all levels.
The 79th Rescue Generation Squadron's mission is People First, Mission Follows...Rescue Ready! The squadron generates and sustains safe, rescue-ready airpower through the HC-130J Combat King II.
The 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron performs on-/off-equipment maintenance and inspection on A-10C, EC-130H, HC-130J and HH-60G/W aircraft. The 355th EMS maintains aerospace ground equipment, life support equipment, GAU-8/A 30-millimeter gun systems and aircraft weapons release systems. It provides non-destructive inspection, fabrication of aircraft components, corrosion control support; and stores, maintains, inspects and transports munitions stockpile.
The 355th Component Maintenance Squadron directs intermediate-level maintenance to include repair and test of propulsion units. Members of the 355th CMS troubleshoot and repair avionics, navigation, computer, electronic warfare and photographic equipment. The squadron also calibrates test, measurement and diagnostic equipment, and completes maintenance on aircraft accessory systems supporting seven flying squadrons comprised of A-10C, EC-130H, HC-130J and HH-60G/W combat and training aircraft.
The 355th Munitions Squadron provides and performs with precision to produce, maintain and deliver the highest quality equipment and munitions at the highest standard of professionalism in support of all mission taskings and partners. The squadron also supports every unit that requires munitions for training, testing and pilot qualifications. The squadron's priorities are superior maintenance discipline, personnel development and resource and equip to execute worldwide missions.