49 CS Holloman AFB, NM U.S. Air Force Custom Patches

The 49th Communications Squadron is stationed at Holloman AFB. The 49th Mission Support Group provides logistics and personnel, readiness, force protection, and infrastructure support for 18,000 people supporting the F-22 Raptor, 26 associate units, and German Air Force (GAF) Flying Training Center. In addition, it oversees environmental compliance for 59,000 acres of land, provides base and local disaster response; supports NASA 's space shuttle mission and deploys as directed by JCS to support worldwide contingency taskings.