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MISSION: Ninth Air Force is responsible for organizing, training and equipping Airmen to meet the demands of today's expeditionary taskings while preparing for tomorrow's challenges. 

The 9th Air Force Headquarters commands, administers and ensures the combat and agile support capabilities of all Ninth Air Force assigned units; conducts a realistic and robust standardization and evaluation program to hone wartime missions and ensure readiness of all assigned active-duty and aligned Air Reserve component  units; and identifies and advocates for resources required to support Ninth Air Force missions, Airmen and their families.

VISION: Focusing the combat/agile support capabilities of all 9th Air Force units on the current fight, while preparing our Airmen for the dynamic requirements of air, space and cyberspace of the future.

9th Air Force Leadership


         9th Air Force commander                                      

          Maj. Gen. Scott J. Zobrist 
               Deputy Commander
                Col. Bryan E. Tash
Command Chief
CMSgt David W. Wade

ACC leadership

 Gen. Mike Holmes

 Vice Commander  
 Maj. Gen. John K. McMullen

 Command Chief Master Sergeant 
 CMSgt Frank H. Batten III

USAF Senior LEaders

 Secretary of the Air Force
 Heather A. Wilson

 Air Force Chief of Staff
 Gen. David L. Goldfein

 Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force
 CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright