States Air Forces Central Command is the air component of United States Central
Command, a regional unified command. USAFCENT is responsible for air operations
(either unilaterally or in concert with coalition partners) and developing
contingency plans in support of national objectives for USCENTCOM's 20-nation
area of responsibility in Southwest Asia. Additionally, USAFCENT manages an extensive
supply and equipment-prepositioning program at several AOR sites.