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56th Operations Group

56th Operations Group

Mission: Train and produce the world's finest F-16 pilots and crew chiefs for the United States and allied forces. Train personnel and maintain resources to meet contingency and wartime tasking.

Commercial phone number: (623) 856-5950
Organizational email: 56og.ccea@luke.af.mil

Col. Benjamin Bishop

The 56th Operations Group has operational control and responsibility for the entire fighter-training mission at Luke. The group is composed of an operations support squadron, a training squadron, eight fighter squadrons of F-16 Fighting Falcons and two detachments.