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27th Special Operations Force Support Squadron

Mission Statement
Enable Air Commando Combat readiness through unrivaled combat support and community service. 

Award-winning team dedicated to providing Superior customer service and programs that promote readiness, esprit de corps, and quality of life for all Cannon Air Commandos and their family members. 

Mission accomplishment at home and abroad 

Provide world-class customer service, facilities, and programs. 

Continued professional development and growth of our people 

The 27th Special Operations Force Support Squadron provides family support, military and civilian personnel, Airman Leadership School, education, manpower, and consolidated base training office programs in support of the 27th Special Operations Wing. These programs support employments of special operations forces as directed by the Secretary of Defense.

The 27th SOFSS provides several support functions under one commander. These include the Military and Civilian Personnel Flight, Airman Leadership School, Manpower and Organization Flight, Airman and Family Readiness Center, and Education Services. The squadron also provides administrative and command support to the 13 staff agencies assigned to the 27 SOW and the 27th Special Operations Mission Support Group.

"We are Force Support. 

We are vital to the success of the Air Force, United States Special Operations Command, Air Force Special Operations Command and 27th Special Operations Wing missions. 

We are vital to the success of our nation's specialized airpower. We are all Air Commandos. 

We make a difference."

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The 17 SOS, known as the Jackals, is the latest squadron activated as part of Air Force Special Operations Command force generation model. See how they're people are driving CAFB into future operating environments!

3rd Quarterly Community Meeting

Video by Staff Sgt. Peter Reft
September 2021 Cannon AFB PFOS/PFOA Virtual Meeting
27th Special Operations Wing
Sept. 15, 2021 | 01:12:58
The 27th Special Operations Wing and the Air Force Civil Engineer Center hosted a virtual public meeting to provide updates to its on-going actions to address Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS), identified at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico.

This is the third meeting of a planned series of quarterly meetings focused on the Air Force’s response to PFAS. AFCEC’s environmental experts will be available to answer questions regarding these efforts. The Air Force welcomes and encourages public participation and involvement.