455th Expeditionary Mission Support Group

Senior Airmen Mathew Chapman and Devin Tillman, 455th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron power production specialists, place a Mobile Aircraft Arresting System cable across the runway at Bagram Airfield Afghanistan, during a certification test Oct. 30, 2016. The MAAS is a barrier used to catch the arresting hook on fighter aircraft in case of malfunction upon landing or take off. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)

Senior Airmen Mathew Chapman and Devin Tillman, 455th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron power production specialists, place a Mobile Aircraft Arresting System cable across the runway at Bagram Airfield Afghanistan, during a certification test Oct. 30, 2016. The MAAS is a barrier used to catch the arresting hook on fighter aircraft in case of malfunction upon landing or take off. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)


455th Expeditionary Mission Support Group (EMSG): The group provides a wide range of services for the air component commander in support of coalition forces throughout Afghanistan. The 455th EMSG is comprised of six squadrons responsible for personnel accountability, manpower resources, airfield management, billeting, morale and welfare, communications, local national force protection escorts, fuels, vehicle maintenance, logistics planning and passenger and air terminal operations.

The 455th EMSG is comprised of the following units: 

455th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron

455th Expeditionary Communications Squadron

455th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron

455th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron

455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron

955th Air Expeditionary Squadron