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The elements of command can change somewhat based upon the type of unit. Share your knowledge of any of these changes you may have experience with.

Air Force Organizational Structure Basic

Because there are bases with more than one Wing, the Wing definition should read: WING: Two or more groups compose a Wing. There is only one host Wing on an Air Force base, and the Wing Commander is quite often considered to be the "Installation Commander." Other Wings may reside at the base as a Tenant organization of the base. There are two types of Wings: Composite and Objective.

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