62nd Airlift Wing welcomes new commander June 15
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62nd Airlift Wing welcomes new commander June 15
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JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. – The 62nd Airlift Wing is scheduled to host a change of command ceremony at 10 a.m. June 15 on McChord Field.

Colonel Erin Staine-Pyne, the 62nd AW commander, will relinquish command of the wing to Col. David Fazenbaker. Prior to becoming the wing commander, Fazenbaker served as the 14th Flying Training Wing vice commander at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Staine-Pyne is heading to the Pentagon.

The mission of the 62nd Airlift Wing is to execute global airlift, prepare for the demands of multidomain operations in near-peer contested environments and continually ensure force development.