Chain of Command

Commander in Chief: Honorable Barack H. Obama

Secretary of Defense: Honorable Charles T. Hagel

Secretary of the Air Force: Eric Fanning (Acting)

Air Force Chief of Staff: Gen. Mark A. Welsh III

Commander, AETC: Gen. Edward A. Rice Jr.

Air University Commander: Lt. Gen. David S. Fadok

Commander, Holm Center: Brig. Gen. Robert D. Thomas

Commander, AFROTC: Col. Eric J. Wydra

Southeast Region Commander: Col. Russel G. Carriker

Det 172 Commander: Lt. Col. Marsha Aleem

Operation Flight Commander: 1st Lt. Mark Morris

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