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24th Air Force (Air Forces Cyber)

The 24th Air Force (Air Forces Cyber), located at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, is aligned under Air Combat Command (as of July 17, 2018).

The 24th AF is the operational warfighting organization that establishes, operates, maintains and defends Air Force networks to ensure warfighters can maintain the information advantage as U.S. forces prosecute military operations around the world.

Mission: American Airmen delivering full-spectrum, global cyberspace capabilities and outcomes for our service, the joint force and our nation.

Vision: The world’s preeminent cyber force, powered by Airmen … fueled by innovation.

Organization: The 24th AF is comprised of the 624th Operations Center, and 67th and 688th CWs, all located at JBSA-Lackland.

Capabilities: Through daily cyber tasking orders, 24th AF directs units around the world to conduct cyberspace operations across six lines of effort: Building, Operating, Securing, Defending the Air Force information network and directed mission critical cyber terrain, Extending cyber capabilities to the tactical edge of the modern battlefield, and Engaging the adversary in support of combatant and air component commanders.    

Lineage: Established as 24th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic) on Aug. 11, 2009. Activated on Aug. 18, 2009. Redesignated as 24th Air Force (Air Forces Cyber) on Dec. 7, 2010. (More)

(Current as of July 2018)