Air Maintenance Unit

Air Maintenance Unit

 

in the air force of the USSR, the basic unit of the lower echelon of air logistics. An air maintenance unit is in charge of direct material, technical, and medical maintenance of air units at airfields where they are based. Air maintenance bases, battalions, and companies of air support personnel and the commanders of the air garrisons are attached to the air maintenance unit. The air maintenance unit is composed of units and services that provide required equipment and prescribed stores of necessary supplies.

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Kevin Skaggs and Airman 1st Class Matt Baker, both assigned to the 95th Air Maintenance Unit, review weapons documentation as Chief Master Sgt.