Air Staff (United States)

Air Staff (United States)

The Air Staff is headed by the Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force (currently General Norton A. Schwartz). The Air Staff is a body of high ranking U.S. Air Force officials who assist the Chief of Staff in carrying out his duties. The Chief of Staff transmits Air Staff plans and recommendations to the Secretary of the Air Force and acts as the secretary's agent in carrying them out.

Constituents of the Air Staff:

*Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force
*Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force
*Assistant Vice Chief of Staff
*Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force

*Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel
*Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations
*Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations & Logistics
*Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans & Programs

*Chief of Security Forces
*Chief of Communication & Information
*Judge Advocate General
*Surgeon General

*Air Force Historian
*Chief of the Air Force Reserve
*Chief of the National Guard Bureau
*Director of Tests and Evaluation
*Chief of Chaplain Services
*Chief of Safety
*Chief Scientist


[ Organization of the U.S. Air force]

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