The 47th Flying Training Wing, located at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, conducts specialized undergraduate pilot training for the United States Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard and allied nation’s air forces utilizing the T-6, T-38 and T-1A aircraft while deploying mission-ready Airmen as well as develop professional, disciplined leaders.
47th Comptroller Squadron
The 47th Operations Group is responsible for training U.S. Air Force and allied nations pilots under the Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training program. The group provides management, control, and standardization and evaluations of all aspects of flying training operations, aircraft maintenance, and airfield management at Laughlin AFB.
The 47th Mission Support Group is the focal point for all base support activities, which includes overall responsibility for military and civilian personnel management, administrative services, security and resource protection, disaster preparedness, recreational activities, family and transient housing and airmen dormitory and dining facilities. Other responsibilities include upkeep of all base buildings, facilities and infrastructures, environment protection, energy conservation and base communications.
The 47th Medical Group is comprised of two squadrons, both giving direct support to the military and civilian population on Laughlin AFB. Their mission is to promote and ensure wellness, optimal health care and readiness for worldwide contingencies.
47th Healthcare Operations Squadron
47th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron