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125th Weather Flight

125th Weather Flight
Weather Emblem
Active 1957-Present
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Role Battlefield Meteorological Control
Size 11 [1]
Part of Air Combat Command
Garrison/HQ Tinker AFB, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Nickname The Fightn' Twisters [1]
Patron Saint Amandus [1]
Major James Wingenwroth

The United States Air Force's 125th Weather Flight (125th WF) is a combat weather team located at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.


The mission of the 125th WF is to provide strategic meteorological information within an adequate amount of time, after given appropriate notice of changing meteorological elements. Being a combat team, the team's mission also includes five additional primary missions: unconventional warfare, foreign internal defense, special reconnaissance, direct action, and counter-terrorism. Although not specifically a part of the Special Operations Force (SOF) of the United States Army, the 125th Weather Flight does directly support it.[1]


Major Command

Bases stationed



  1. ^ a b c d AF Portal - 125th Weather Flight. Accessed 2009-04-26. Archived 2009-04-29.
  2. ^ Air Force Personnel Center Awards Search (Post-1991)

External links

  • Oklahoma ANG
  • Weather Flight Homepage
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