71 FTW Mission:
Develop Airmen, Deliver Pilots, and Deploy Warriors
Develop Professional Airmen: Vance develops Airmen as resilient people of integrity, ready to serve their nation with distinction in their assigned specialty.
Deliver World-Class Pilots on Time: Execute the syllabus to perfection to produce pilots prepared to excel in follow-on training and fly, fight and win for their nation's Air Forces.
Deploy Combat Ready Warriors: Team Vance trains and equips Airmen that are prepared to execute Combatant Commander directed missions.