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27th Special Operations Maintenance Squadron

Unit Mission Description

Executes global Special Operations taskings as an Air Force component member of USSOCOM.
Deploys personnel and specialized equipment to provide weapon systems maintenance and logistics support for the AC-130H, AC-130W, MC-130J, CV-22, MQ-1, and MQ-9 aircraft. Utilizes 11 specialized AFSC's to perform intermediate and organizational-level maintenance on assigned aircraft. Supports civilian maintenance on three types of Non Standard Aviation aircraft. Maintains oversight for the contractor operated Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory and Transient Alert. Organizes, trains, and equips over 460 military and civilian personnel.

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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.