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VCSAF visits Tyndall, sees rebuild, recent successes

U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson, right, greets Col. Gregory Beaulieu, 325th Mission Support Group commander, left, on the flight line at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. Wilson was greeted by installation leadership during his visit to Team Tyndall, where he viewed the base’s Hurricane Michael rebuild progress and was also briefed on the base’s recent successes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Magen M. Reeves)

U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson, right, greets Col. Gregory Beaulieu, 325th Mission Support Group commander, left, on the flight line at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. Wilson was greeted by installation leadership during his visit to Team Tyndall, where he viewed the base’s Hurricane Michael rebuild progress and was also briefed on the base’s recent successes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Magen M. Reeves)

A U.S. Air Force C-37A/B aircraft lands on the flight line at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. The twin-engine, turbofan aircraft was acquired to fulfill worldwide special airlift missions for high ranking government and Department of Defense officials. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Magen M. Reeves)

A U.S. Air Force C-37A/B aircraft lands on the flight line at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. The twin-engine, turbofan aircraft was acquired to fulfill worldwide special airlift missions for high ranking government and Department of Defense officials. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Magen M. Reeves)

U.S. Air Force installation leadership salutes a distinguished visitor aircraft at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. The base hosted U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson for a tour covering the rebuild after Hurricane Michael. During the visit, Wilson was also briefed on the base’s recent successes and milestones. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Anabel Del Valle)

U.S. Air Force installation leadership salutes a distinguished visitor aircraft at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Aug. 11, 2020. The base hosted U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen Wilson for a tour covering the rebuild after Hurricane Michael. During the visit, Wilson was also briefed on the base’s recent successes and milestones. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Anabel Del Valle)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. --

U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen W. Wilson visited Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, to check in on the recovery of the installation since Hurricane Michael. Recovery from the hurricane, which passed directly over Tyndall 672 days ago, still plays a factor in some of the overall operations on base. However, the 325th Fighter Wing and Tyndall's tenant units are continuing to provide unrivaled combat air power to our nation’s Air Force. Check out just a couple of the successes #TeamTyndall has had since Hurricane Michael.

Fiscal Year 2019 and 2020 the 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group of the 53rd Wing
- completed over 600 Weapons System Evaluation Program Sorties
- deployed over 300 aircraft throughout the Tyndall air space

Fiscal Year 2020 the 337th Air Control Squadron Air Battle Manager School
- on track to have nearly 50% more graduates than Fiscal Year 2018