The 72nd Air Base Wing is the host organization for Tinker Air Force Base. The wing provides installation and support services for more than 27,000 personnel assigned to the Air Force Sustainment Center headquarters, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex and more than 45 associate units assigned to six major commands, including the 552nd Air Control Wing and the Navy’s Strategic Communications Wing ONE. The 72nd ABW provides deployment preparation services and capability for real-world combat/combat-support operations and also maintains installation security, law enforcement, emergency response, facilities, utilities, safety and transportation services for Team Tinker. Information technology and information protection support functions also fall under the wing’s responsibilities. In addition, the wing provides a functional airfield, weather and fuels support for local and transient flight operations. Members of the wing strive to deliver extraordinary customer service, lodging and housing accommodations, food-service operations, financial services, human resource management, health and medical care, morale, welfare and recreation programs and spiritual resilience to Team Tinker’s members, families and retiree populations.
Col G. Hall Sebren Jr. - 72nd ABW Commander
Col Michael D. Tiemann - 72nd ABW Vice Commander