Wednesday, October 19, 2016

36th AES now at Keesler

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- The 36th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron moved from Pope Army Airfield, N.C., to Keesler Oct. 15 to become part of the Air Force Reserve's 403rd Wing. The move allows the unit to have access to the 403rd's training missions and 20 C-130Js. The 36th AES currently has 30 personnel, but is scheduled to have 40 officers and 83 enlisted personnel. The day before the redesignation ceremony, the 36th AES it took part in a training mission with the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron at Keesler. (Sources: 403rd Wing Public Affairs, 10/18/16)