Air Mobility Command (AMC), activated June 1, 1992, provides rapid global mobility, aerial refueling, aeromedical evacuation and air mobility support to the United States and its allies. Headquartered at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, AMC is one of 10 major Air Force commands ... and became the oldest major command in the Air Force after its consolidation with Military Air Command, with its combined history associated with the establishment of the Air Corps Ferrying Command on May 29, 1941.
As the air component of the U.S. Transportation Command, AMC is comprised of a Total Force effort to execute Rapid Global Mobility and enable Global Reach with the ability to respond anywhere in the world in a matter of hours. This is accomplished through AMC’s four core mission areas... Airlift, Air Refueling, Air Mobility Support and Aeromedical Evacuation.
AMC also provides... support to the nuclear enterprise; capability to deploy U.S. armed forces anywhere in the world within hours and help sustain them in a conflict; and, supports presidential and senior leader airlift.
U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt. Erin Mills - October 2017 Video edited by USA Patriotism!