402d Maintenance Wing

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402d Maintenance Wing
Country United States
Branch Air Force
Type Maintenance
Size 7,000
Part of Air Force Materiel Command
Warner Robins Air Logistics Center
Garrison/HQ Robins Air Force Base
Decorations Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Commanders
Current
commander
BGen Lee Levy II
Insignia
402d Maintenance Wing emblem (approved 25 May 2005)[1] 402d Maintenance Wing.png

The 402d Maintenance Wing (402 MXW) is an inactive wing of the United States Air Force last based at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.

Mission[edit]

Provide depot maintenance, engineering support, and software development to major weapon systems (F-15 Eagle, C-5 Galaxy, C-130 Hercules, C-17 Globemaster III and Special Operations Forces aircraft).

History[edit]

Operations[edit]

Lineage[edit]

  • Constituted as the 402d Air Depot on 30 March 1943
Activated on 15 April 1943
Redesignated 402d Base Air Depot on 17 July 1944
Inactivated on 24 November 1945
  • Disbanded on 8 October 1948
  • Reconstituted and redesignated 402d Maintenance Wing on 31 January 2005
Activated on 4 March 2005
Inactivated on 1 October 2012[1]

Assignments[edit]

  • Eighth Air Force (later United States Strategic Air Forces, United States Air Forces Europe), 15 April 1943 - 24 November 1945
  • Warner Robins Air Logistics Center (later Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex), 4 March 2005[1] (attached to Air Force Sustainment Center after 17 July 2012)
  • Air Force Sustainment Center, 1 October 2012 – present

Components[edit]

  • 402d Aircraft Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Commodities Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Electronics Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Maintenance Support Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)
  • 402d Software Maintenance Group, 4 March 2005 - 1 October 2012 (attached to Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex after 17 July 2012)

Stations[edit]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Haulman, Daniel L. (4/5/2012). "Factsheet 402 Maintenance Wing (AFMC)". Air Force Historical Research Agency. Retrieved May 5, 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ Station number in Anderson, Capt. Barry (1985). Army Air Forces Stations: A Guide to the Stations Where U.S. Army Air Forces Personnel Served in the United Kingdom During World War II (PDF). Maxwell AFB, AL: Research Division, USAF Historical Research Center. Retrieved July 7, 2012. 

Bibliography[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

External links[edit]