Members from the 9th Airlift Squadron and 436th Aerial Port Squadron push cargo onto a K-loader during the Liberty Eagle Readiness Exercise at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, July 11, 2022. Members from both the 512th and 436th airlift wings participated in a simulated deployment to a forward operating base, located on Dover AFB, July 11-15, 2022. The purpose of this exercise was to validate the 512th and 436th airlift wings' ability to generate, employ and sustain airpower across the world in a contested and degraded operational environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Shayna Hodge)

512th Airlift Wing


About the 512th

The 512th Airlift Wing, Dover Air Force Base, Del., plays an important role in America's defense.

Also known as the "Liberty Wing," the 512th AW is a subordinate of 4th Air Force headquartered at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., and Air Force Reserve Command, with its headquarters at Robins Air Reserve Base, Ga.

The Liberty Wing consists of operations, maintenance and support groups, a medical squadron, and 14 units. In addition, there is a geographically separated unit at Joint Base Langley Eustis, Virginia.

512th Airlift Wing Leadership

Senior Leaders

  • Col. Jon Bergman,  512th Operations Group commander
  • Lt. Col. Jerome Rogers, 512th Maintenance Group commander
  • Col. Crystal Beach, 512th Mission Support Group commander
  • Col. ZoĆ« Hawes, 512th Aerospace Medicine Squadron commander


 Wing Agencies
  • Chaplain
  • Historian
  • Honor Guard
  • Inspector General
  • Judge Advocate
  • Financial Management
  • Military Pay
  • Military Equal Opportunity
  • Performance Planner
  • Public Affairs
  • Safety
  • Recruiting

512th Operations Group

  • 709th Airlift Squadron
  • 326th Airlift Squadron
  • 512th Operations Support Squadron
  • 512th Contingency Response Squadron
 512th Maintenance Group
  • 512th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
  • 712th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
  • 512th Maintenance Squadron
 512th Mission Support Group
  • 512th Force Support Squadron
  • 512th Civil Engineer Squadron
  • 512th Security Forces Squadron
  • 512th Memorial Affairs Squadron
  • 46th Aerial Port Squadron
  • 512th Logistics Readiness Squadron
  • 71st Aerial Port Squadron
 512th Aerospace Medicine Squadron