926th Wing

MAJCOM/LOCATION/SIZE:  Air Force Reserve Command (tenant), Nellis AFB, Las Vegas, NV



  • The 926th Wing is composed of 2 groups with 7 geographically separated units, and 4 direct reporting units that integrate with units from Air Combat Command (ACC), Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) and Air Education and Training Command (AETC)

    • 726th Operations Group (726 OG)

      • The 13th Reconnaissance Squadron integrates RQ-4 pilots, sensor operators and instructors with the 9th Reconnaissance Wing (ACC) (319 RW effective 1 Jun 19) at Beale AFB, CA

      • The 78th Attack Squadron integrates MQ-9 pilots, sensor operators and intelligence professionals with the 432d Wing (ACC) and 432d Air Expeditionary Wing at Creech AFB, NV

      • The 91st Attack Squadron integrates MQ-9 pilots, sensor operators and intelligence professionals with the 432d Wing (ACC) and 432d Air Expeditionary Wing at Creech AFB, NV

      • The 429th Attack Squadron integrates MQ-9 instructor pilots, sensor operators and intelligence personnel with the 49th Wing (AETC) at Holloman AFB, NM

      • Detachment 1, 726 OG integrates MQ-9 instructor pilots and sensor operators with the 432d Wing (ACC) at Creech AFB, NV

    • 926th Operations Group (926 OG)

      • The 14th Test Squadron executes operational test and evaluation of space and cyber weapon systems on behalf of AFSPC and ACC at Schriever AFB, CO

      • The 26th Space Aggressor Squadron replicates enemy threats during tests and exercises supporting joint and AFSPC missions at Schriever AFB, CO

      • The 84th Test and Evaluation Squadron integrates aircrew, maintenance, intelligence and communication specialists into the 53d Wing (ACC) to advance operational test and evaluation missions at Eglin AFB, FL

      • The 379th Space Range Squadron operates the Defense Department’s only electronic warfare Space Test and Training Range at Schriever AFB, CO

      • The 706th Fighter Squadron provides expertise in every Air Force warfighting domain, fighter aircraft, and associated support personnel supporting the Center’s missions at Nellis AFB, NV

      • Detachment 1, 926 OG trains Airmen in the Air Operations Center weapons system with the 505th Command and Control Wing (ACC) at Hurlburt Field, FL

    • The 926th Aerospace Medicine Squadron provides flight medical and dental services to the wing and the 555th RED HORSE Squadron (RHS)

    • The 926th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron integrates maintainers into the 57th Maintenance Group as a classic associate unit

    • The 926th Force Support Squadron provides personnel, sustainment and communications services, as well as logistical and tailored civil engineering support to the wing and the 555 RHS

    • The 926th Security Forces Squadron trains Airmen to include the 555 RHS based at Nellis AFB to be an integrated response force to protect expeditionary Air Force missions


Associated Weapon Systems

A-10 Warthog

F-15C Eagle

F-15E Strike Eagle

F-16 Fighting Falcon

F-22 Raptor

F-35 Lightening II

MQ-9 Reaper

RQ-4 Global Hawk

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INSTALLATION INFORMATION: Public-Public/Public-Private Partnership Initiatives: STARBASE Nellis. Under the stewardship of the 926th Wing, STARBASE Nellis academy provides STEM curriculum to participating schools in the Las Vegas community. The academy, housed on Nellis AFB, is a first for the state.