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Frequent Flyers at Wright-Patt
The 445th Airlift Wing, an Air Force Reserve Command unit, flies the C-17 Globemaster III providing joint warfighters inter-theater airlift in support of United States national defense. C-17 Globemaster III factsheet
The E-4B frequently visits Wright-Patt and it is sometimes mistaken for Air Force One. The E-4B is the National Airborne Operations Center for the president and secretary of defense. The aircraft provides a highly survivable, command, control and communications center to direct U.S. forces, execute emergency war orders and coordinate actions by civil authorities. E-4B fact sheet
For documents on environmental compliance and restoration efforts at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, please visit the Wright State University Library, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435. Wright State University Library phone number is (937) 775-2525.
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Dayton Region are the birthplace of today's global aviation industry. You can visit and experiencehistory from the pioneering flights by the Wright Brothers to today's most advanced unmanned aerial vehicles!