870th AEAS activated; 770th AEAS welcomes new commander

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  • By Staff Sgt. Jerilyn Quintanilla
  • 386th Air Expeditionary Wing

The 370th Air Expeditionary Advisory Group activated the 870th Air Expeditionary Advisory Squadron and welcomed a new commander for the 770th AEAS in a ceremony Jan. 10.

The 370th AEAG mission is to conduct advise and assist operations to enhance the sustainability of the Iraqi Air Force, enable the Iraqi Security Forces Aviation forces and provides agile combat support to operating locations across Iraq. The 870th AEAS advises the Iraqi forces on matters of logistics and commands all aerial ports in Iraq. The 770th AEAS advise and assist Iraqi forces on matters of aircraft maintenance.