457 AS Andrews AFB, MD U.S. Air Force Custom Patches

The 457th Airlift Squadron was constituted as the 457th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) on 1 July 1942 and activated on 6 July 1942 at Salt Lake City AAB, UT. The 457th Airlift Squadron (457 AS) is part of the 375th Air Mobility Wing and is stationed at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. The mission of the 457th AS is to transport military and civilian leaders to key destinations and events to work on national security issues and it operates C-21 aircraft providing executive airlift.