Mission: The mission of the 914 AW is to be current, qualified and ready to fight.
Vision Statement: Deliver exceptional rapid global mobility and agile combat support to the nation and to our community through the continuous development of our airmen and trusted stewardship resources.
Team Niagara: One Team, One Fight.
The Team Niagara concept: A joint effort of our region’s Citizen Airmen and Soldiers working together to provide our nation’s homeland defense.
Core Values: Integrity first, service before self, excellence in all we do.
Distinctive Capabilities: Agile combat support; intra-theatre airlift; technical expertise; operational experience; tactical air delivery; aeromedical evacuation.
The 914th Airlift Wing is located on the north side of the Niagara Falls international airport. The 914th ALW operates 8 Lockheed C-130H2 Hercules tactical airlift aircraft
The 914th is among the most experienced units in the US Air Force.
The 914th has carried out many missions to Southeast Asia in support of several operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.