7th Maintenance Group
More than 1,500 members of the 7th Maintenance Group provide organizational
and intermediate levels of maintenance for B-1Bs assigned to the 7th Bomb
Wing and C-130Js assigned to Air Mobility Command's 317th Airlift Wing. The
group's major role is to provide mission-capable B-1B aircraft, properly
configured and on time to meet any of the wing's missions. The group
trains, equips and sustains forces ready to deploy in support of combat,
training and test requirements from Dyess AFB.
The 7th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron provides combat-ready B-1B aircraft
and trained aircraft maintenance and weapons load personnel to support JCS
taskings for show of force missions and to destroy America's
enemies--anytime, anywhere. It performs organizational-level maintenance of
aircraft and armament subsystems. The unit also provides support for B-1B
Formal Training Unit, Operational Test and Evaluation program and Weapons
The 7th Equipment Maintenance Squadron provides on and off-equipment
aircraft maintenance assuring mission readiness for the B-1B and C-130J
fleets to meet higher headquarter taskings. It maintains and delivers
aerospace ground equipment, fabricates and installs components, performs
time phased aircraft inspections in a timely manner as well as provides for
crashed, damaged or disabled aircraft recovery whenever and wherever called.
The 7th Component Maintenance Squadron provides a highly qualified work
force that supports the wing's B-1B bomber and tenant AMC wings C-130J's.
The unit performs on-/off-equipment maintenance on offensive and defensive
avionics units, fuels, egress and electrical-environmental systems. The
squadron also manages the Air Forces only active duty F-101 engine
Consolidated Repair Facility.
The 7th Munitions Squadron is responsible for storing, maintaining and
delivery of quality munitions, and maintain munitions release systems
assuring mission readiness for B-1B and C-130J aircraft to meet Secretary of