The VI Air Support Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to Second Air Force, based at Biggs Field, Texas. It was inactivated on 22 December 1945.
- Constituted as IV Air Support Command on 21 August 1941
- Activated on 3 September 1941
- Redesignated IV Ground Air Support Command in April 1942
- Redesignated IV Air Support Command in September 1942
- Redeisgnated III Tactical Air Division in August 1943
- Redesignated I Tactical Air Division in April 1944
- Inactivated on 22 December 1945
- Disbanded on 8 October 1948.
- Hammer Field, California, 3 September 1941
- Hamilton Field, California, 11 September 1941
- Presidio of San Francisco, California, February 1942
- Thermal Army Airfield, California, January 1943
- Camp Young, California, c. September 1943
- Thermal Army Airfield, California,, c. 15 December 1943
- Esler Regional Airport, Louisiana, April 1944
- Alexandria Army Air Base, Louisiana, September 1945
- Barksdale Field, Louisiana, c. 16 November 1945
- Biggs Field, Texas, c. 23 November-22 December 1945.
At various times, supervised heavy bomber flights to Hawaii, gave air support to ground units in training, participated in air-ground maneuvers, and put on air support demonstrations.
This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.
- Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.