Constituted 9 Weather Reconnaissance Group, 8 Feb 1962; 9 Weather Reconnaissance Wing, 1 Jul 1965; Inactivated . 31 Aug 75.
Military Air Transport Service, 8 Feb 1962; Air Weather Service, 1 Jul 1965.
McClelland AFB, CA, 8 Feb 1962 - 31 Aug 75.
WB-50, 1962-1963; WB-47, 1963-1969; WB-57, 1964-1974; WC-135, 196?-1975; WC-130, 1965-1975.
Supported units flying into tropical storms and typhoons in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. Supported unit deployments overseas and space launches from Florida by supporting units flying along routes to provide weather data since. Supported units conducting atmospheric sampling and flying some non-weather reconnaissance and search and rescue missions over the Artic, Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans.
Campaign Streamers None.
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers None.
Emblem Approved on 1962.
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Updated February 9, 2007