More than 4,500 citizen airmen fill the ranks of our five wings
which are strategically positioned across California to support the state and
nation in times of need. Our highly specialized servicemen and women leverage a
variety of aviation platforms and combat tested expertise to perform a full
spectrum of missions. Whether we are dropping water on wildfires here in
California, providing homeland air defense for all of the Western U.S. or
offering direct support to combat commanders overseas, our airmen are always engaged
to protect the state and nation.