From the Commander

Mission…

 To Develop Airmen, Deliver Pilots, And Deploy Warriors

Priorities…

 Accomplish the Mission, Take Care   of Airmen and Families, Uphold Standards

 Commander’s Vision…

To be the Air Force's preeminent    flying training wing empowered and dedicated to producing world-class military pilots.

- Col Darrell F. Judy

Wings Awarded

VAFB since 1941

33,811

Student Pilot Handbook

Top money manager Top money manager

Top money manager

Named Air Force FM NCO of 2017
Dollar ride Dollar ride

Dollar ride

IP and student high school alumni
Electronic Flight Bag Electronic Flight Bag

Electronic Flight Bag

iPad replacing paper pubs in flight
T-6 operational pause lifted T-6 operational pause lifted

T-6 operational pause lifted

19th AF authorizes return to flight
Air Medals Air Medals

Air Medals

Vance IPs land damaged T-38s
Yerman retires Yerman retires

Yerman retires

From U-2 pilots to SUPT students
    • VAADD
      “The chief reason for drinking is the desire to behave in a certain way, and to be able to blame it on alcohol.” – Mignon McLaughlin. Vance Airmen Against Drunk Driving -- 580-379-9999.
    • Every Airman a Sensor
      When that friendly guy at the bar gets interested in things like how a trash-collection truck gets on base or the location of the headquarters’ building, you may be the target of elicitation. Time to make an EagleEyes call – 580-213-7415. “All warfare is based on deception.” – Sun Tzu.
    • Space
      "Our two greatest problems are gravity and paperwork. We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming." – Wernher von Braun, rocket engineer.