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FIGURE 4-1
Warner-Robins Air Logistics Center (WR-ALC) operation areas of responsibility. SOURCE: Major General Robert H. McMahon, Commander, WR-ALC. “Commander’s Briefing.” Presentation to the committee, January 6, 2011.

responsibility for avionics systems management, support equipment management, and electronic warfare systems and the significant maintenance of these systems.

The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC), founded in 1941 and located on Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, manages an inventory of more than 2,000 aircraft including the B-1, B-2, B-52, C/KC-135, E-3, VC-25, VC-137, Cruise missile inventories, and 25 other Contractor Logistics Support aircraft.3,4,5 Additionally, OC-ALC is responsible for all Air Force propulsion systems and management and a sizable portion of the propulsion systems maintenance. Figure 4-2 depicts the core expertise areas of OC-ALC’s 76th Maintenance Wing.

As shown in Figures 4-3 and 4-4, the third and last ALC, Ogden Air Logistics Center (OO-ALC), founded in 1940 and located on Hill Air Force Base, Utah, provides weapon system management and sustainment for numerous platforms, including the A-10, F/QF-4, F-16, T-38, A-37, F-4, F-5, F-16, T-37, F-22A, QF-16,

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3 Major General P. David Gillette, Jr., Commander, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC). “OC-ALC Strategic Goals.” Presentation to the committee, January 11, 2011.

4 USAF. Undated. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center Factsheet. Available at http://www.tinker.af.mil/library/factsheets/factsheet.asp?fsID=8552. Accessed March 22, 2011.

5 Tinker Education and Development website, Force Development Division, OC-ALC.



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