South Carolina Air National Guard F-16s on the flight line

169th Fighter Wing Units


Headquarters, SCANG

Headquarters, SCANG
Brig. Gen. Russell Rushe, Asst. Adjutant General for Air
Brig. Gen. Scott Lambe, Chief of Staff, SCANG
   -Director of Staff, JFHQ, SCANG
     Col. Mike Metzler
   -State Command Chief Master Sergeant
     Chief Master Sgt. Kevin Thomas

169th Fighter Wing

169th Fighter  Wing
   803-647-8200

Col. Akshai Gandhi, Wing Commander 
   -Vice Commander, Col. Michael Dunkin
   -Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant
    Chief Master Sgt. Stephen Shepherd
169th Comptroller Flight
   803-647-8220

     Lt. Col. Robert Tarrant

169th Operations Group

169th Operations Group
   803-647-8231

Col. Michael Rose, Commander
   -157th Fighter Squadron / 803-647-8455
     Lt. Col. Michael Ferrario
   -169th Operations Support Squadron / 803-647-8231
     Lt. Col. John Wilcox
   - 245th Air Traffic Control Squadron / 803-647-8432
     Lt. Col. Quaid Quadri

169th Medical Group

USAF Defense Health Headquarters
Brig. Gen. Theresa Prince, ANG Assistant to the Nurse Corps Chief
169th Medical Group
   803-647-8295

Col. Joseph Stewart, Commander

169th Mission Support Group

169th Mission Support Group
   803-647-8411

 Col. Tim Dotson, Commander
   -169th Civil Engineer Squadron / 803-647-8291
     Lt. Col. Richard Smith
   -169th Logistics Readiness Squadron / 803-647-8617
     Lt. Col. Walter Hummel
   -169th Security Forces Squadron / 803-647-8284
     Lt. Col. Paul Laymon
   -169th Communications Flight / 803-647-8622
     Lt. Col. Thomas Rivers
   -169th Force Support Squadron / 803-647-8725
    Maj. Ralph Cole, Jr.

169th Maintenance Group

169th Maintenance Group
   803-647-8360

Col. Scott Bridgers, Commander
   -169th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron / 803-647-8524
     Lt. Col. Christopher Gamble
   -169th Maintenance Squadron / 803-647-8670
     Maj. David Bell
   -169th Maintenance Operations Flight / 803-647-8360
     Maj. Grady Patterson

Tenant Units

316th Fighter Squadron, Active Association
Lt. Col. Jason Mascetta, Commander / 803-647-8497