Team Kadena

18th Wing Infographic

The Shoguns of the 18th Wing are organized into five groups: operations, maintenance, mission support, civil engineer and medical. Team Kadena includes associate units from five other Air Force major commands, the Navy, and numerous other Department of Defense agencies and direct reporting units. In addition to the 81 aircraft of the 18th Wing, associate units operate more than 20 permanently assigned, forward-based or deployed aircraft from the base on a daily basis.

18th Wing

· Wing Staff
· Comptroller Squadron

· Chapel
Kadena Legal Office 
· History Office
· Public Affairs Office
· Professional Military Education Center             
​· Inspector General

Mission Support

· 18th Mission Support Group
· 18th Communications Squadron
· 18th Force Support Squadron
· 718th Force Support Squadron
· 18th Security Forces Squadron
· 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron
· 18th Contracting Squadron


· 18th Operations Group
· 44th Fighter Squadron 
· 67th Fighter Squadron 
· 909th Air Refueling Squadron 
· 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron 
· 31st Rescue Squadron 
· 33rd Rescue Squadron 
· 623rd Air Control Squadron
· 18th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron 
· 18th Operations Support Squadron 


· 18th Maintenance Group
· 18th Equipment Maintenance Squadron
· 18th Component Maintenance Squadron
· 18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
· 718th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
· 18th Munitions Squadron


· 18th Medical Group
· 18th Medical Support Squadron 
· 18th Medical Operations Squadron 
· 18th Aerospace Medicine Squadron 
· 18th Dental Squadron 

Partner Units/Organizations

· 353rd Special Operations Group
· 353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron
· 320th Special Tactics Squadron
· 1st Special Operations Squadron
· 17th Special Operations Squadron
· Det 1, 43rd Intelligence Squadron
· 5th Expeditionary Airborne Command and Control Squadron
· 733d Air Mobility Squadron
· Joint Okinawa Training Range Complex
· American Forces Network Okinawa, Defense Media Activity

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· Det 3, PACAF Air Postal Squadron
· Support Center Pacific, OO-ALC/Maly
· Det 624, AF Office of Special Investigations
· Det 233, Air Force Audit Agency

· Field Training Detachment Det 15, 372nd Training Squadron
· 390th Intelligence Squadron
· 1-1 Air Defense Artillery Battalion
· Defense Commissary Agency
· DoDDS Pacific Director's Office
· DoD Dependents Schools Pacific
· Commander, Fleet Activities, Okinawa (Navy)
· U.S. Naval Hospital-Okinawa
· U.S. Consulate Naha
· U.S. Forces Japan
· 5th Air Force
· U.S Marines Okinawa
· American Red Cross Okinawa
· Defense Logistics Agency - Pacific
· U.S. General Services Administration -GSA- 
· AFR West Recruiting Squadron
· OL 69GE 369 USAF Recruiting Squadron​