The 5th Combat Communications Group, located at Robins Air Force Base, Ga. was activated on 1 July 1964. The 5 CCG is an Air Force Space Command unit reporting to 24th Air Force at Lackland AFB, TX. The group's four combat communications mission squadrons and one support squadron deploy in support of joint task force, combatant command, and Air Force flying wing operations and exercises.
The 5 CCG also serves in an advisory capacity for three Air National Guard CCG's and Air Force Reserve communication flights with more than 2,500 people in subordinate squadrons from Maine to the Virgin Islands. The 5CCG supports the United States Central Command Air Forces and Joint Chiefs of Staff operations participating in exercises within Southwest Asia, Central and South America and Pacific theater. 5th MOB...let's go!!