The 448th Supply Chain Management Wing serves as the single Air Force wholesale Supply Chain Management Wing manager responsible for all aspects of planning and execution of spares requirements for aircraft, engines, intercontinental ballistic missiles, Space and Command, Control, Communication and Intelligence, and a wide range of support equipment, pods, and missiles. Planning and execution also extends to programmed depot maintenance, engine overhaul, commodity/equipment repair, commodity sustaining engineering and supply chain readiness to more than 50 partner nations. The 448 SCMW is a geographically distributed wing, operating at three locations in three different time zones, headquartered at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, and employs approximately 3,000 civilian and military personnel. The wing consists of six staff offices and three Planning and Execution Groups: the 638th Supply Chain Management Group located at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia; the 748th Supply Chain Management Group located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah; and the 848th Supply Chain Management Group located at Tinker Air Force Base. In addition to the P&E Groups, the 948th Supply Chain Management Group, headquartered at Tinker Air Force Base, serves as the policy and procedures enterprise group providing enterprise-wide support to the wing, with resources geographically dispersed at all wing locations.
For the AFSC, the term "Business Development" refers to setting up and managing strategic relationships and alliances with all aerospace associated business. With focus on our capabilities and capacities, we identify, research, analyze and bring new business, new products and new technologies to the Air Logistics Complexes.