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315 Airlift Wing

315th Airlift Wing

315th Airlift Wing

                                                                                                                                                            

            315th Airlift Wing Fact Sheet

Joint Base Charleston, S.C.


MAJCOM/LOCATION/SIZE: Air Force Reserve Command, a tenant at Joint Base Charleston, SC, which consists of 23,000 noncontiguous acres.

MAJOR UNIT/FORCE STRUCTURE:

Weapon Systems

PAA

C-17 Globemaster III (Active & Reserve)

40


·        
Air Force Reserve Command

·         Fourth Air Force

·         315th Airlift Wing

USAF Manpower Authorizations

Total Govt Forces

2,062

Military

 

Active Guard Reserve

4

Air Reserve Technicians

164

Traditional Reservists

1,844

Civilian (non-ART)

50

·         315th Operations Group

·         315th Maintenance Group315th Mission Support Group

Distance to Primary Training Range: 

Flying units utilize the following training ranges, Air Refueling Tracks (ART), Military Training Routes (MTR), and North Auxiliary Air Field on a daily/weekly basis. Pope Army Air Field and Fort Bragg Training Ranges during regular joint training:

- Air Refueling tracks:  AR202, 139 nautical miles, AR207, 189 nm, AR216, 235 nm

- Military training routes (MTR’s): IR035, 86 nm, IR036, 68 nm, VR1041, 35 nm

- North Auxiliary Field: 68 nm

- Pope Army Air Field and Fort Bragg Training Ranges: 146 nm

 

INFRASTRUCTURE SUMMARY:

 

The 315th AW is a tenant unit at Joint Base Charleston, who owns all the infrastructure.

Runway

Width

Length

15/33

150’

9,000’

03/21

150’

7,000’

 

Installation Site Picture

315 AW Facility Sq Footage

121,449 SF

 

 

315 AW CONSTRUCTION SUMMARY:

5-Year MILCON Funding Profile

 

FY13

FY14

FY15

FY16

FY17

Total

#

1

0

0

0

0

0

$M

$367,900

0

0

0

0

0

 

Current MILCON

Nothing at this time

$0

 

 

FYDP MILCON

Total Program (FY18-22)

0

 

0


 

INSTALLATION INFORMATION:

The 315 AW is a tenant unit at Joint Base Charleston and owns no real estate. For information on the base visit www.charleston.af.mil .

 

·Public-Public/Public-Private Partnership Initiatives:

o   Honorary Commander Program (teaming with Joint Base’s program)

o   The 315 AW works closely with the Charleston Chamber of Commerce and the Charleston Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.

o   Annual JBC Tuskegee Airmen Career Day and Women In Aviation Career Day

o   Close Partnership with the South Carolina Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.

 

·Enhanced-Use Leasing Initiatives: None for 315 AW.


·Major Energy Initiatives:

As a tenant unit this all fall under Joint Base Charleston.

·         Major NEPA Actions:  All Environmental handled by host wing.

 

CODEL INFORMATION:

Sen Lindsay Graham (R)                           Sen Tim Scott (R)                              Rep Joe Cunningham (D)