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Official photo 27th SOW Commander

Colonel Benjamin R. Maitre is the commander of the 27th Special Operations Wing, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. The 27th SOW plans, postures, and executes precision strike, specialized mobility and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions with special operations forces. The wing is organized into four groups and 24 squadrons, and
1/06
2015
(U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Manuel J. Martinez 27th SOW Vice Commander

Colonel Michael E. Conley is the vice commander of the 27th Special Operations Wing, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. He assists the commander with planning, posturing, and executing precision strike, specialized mobility and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions with joint special operations forces. The 27th SOW is equipped
1/05
2015
Official photo 27th SOW Command Chief

Chief Master Sergeant Erik C. Thompson is the Command Chief Master Sergeant, 27th Special Operations Wing, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. In this position, he serves as the principal enlisted advisor to the Commander on all issues affecting the health, morale, welfare, professional development and effective utilization of more than 5,900
1/04
2015
(U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Matthew Plew) 27th SOG Commander

Colonel Justin R. Hoffman serves as commander of the 27th Special Operations Group, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. The 27th SOG provides combat-ready forces to joint force commanders around the world. Its Airmen perform a variety of specialized airpower missions including lethal strike, ISR, fixed wing and tilt rotor battlefield mobility,
1/03
2015
(Official photo) 27th SOMXG Commander

Colonel Clay E. Mason is the commander of the 27th Special Operations Maintenance Group, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. He leads more than 1,800 Airmen and contractor personnel spanning three Maintenance Squadrons and a Maintenance Operations staff. The group provides aircraft maintenance support for a variety of special operations aircraft, to
1/02
2015
Official photo 27th SOMSG Commander

Colonel Douglas W. Gilpin is the commander of the 27th Special Operations Mission Support Group, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. The 27th SOMSG provides base support and services activities to ensure mission readiness of the 27th Special Operations Wing, including facility construction and maintenance, housing, food service, law enforcement,
1/01
2015
Official photo 27th SOMDG Commander

Colonel Mammano commands the 27th Special Operations Medical Group, Cannon Air Force Base New Mexico. The mission of the 27th Special Operations Medical Group is to provide medical care to Air Commandos of the 27th Special Operations Wing and a total beneficiary population of 13,700 in the northeastern region of New Mexico and the panhandle of
12/31
2014
120330-F-YG475-001 COLONEL KEVIN A. GORDEY

Colonel Kevin A. Gordey is Vice Commander, 27th Special Operations Wing at Cannon Air Force Base, NM. He is responsible for preparing Air Force Special Operations Forces (SOF) for missions worldwide in support of joint special operations forces. The 27th Special Operations Wing, which stood up on Oct. 1, 2007, is equipped with a variety of special
3/30
2012
130703-F-JZ000-797 BRIGADIER GENERAL ALBERT M. "BUCK" ELTON II

Brigadier General Albert M. "Buck" Elton II is the commander of the 27th Special Operations Wing, Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. He is responsible for preparing Air Force Special Operations Forces to support and execute joint special operations missions worldwide. The 27 SOW has over 4,500 Air Commandos and is equipped with a variety of specialized
6/30
2011
110628-F-FP036-001 COLONEL CHARLES HOUSTON MYERS

Colonel Charles Houston Myers is the deputy commander, 27th Special Operations Group at Cannon AFB, NM. The mission of the 27 SOG is to employ special operations combat air power in support of worldwide special operations missions. The Group operates Air Force Special Operations Command aircraft capable of day or night, all weather,
6/28
2011
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