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Command Chief, 45th Space Wing

Chief Master Sergeant Scott J. King

Chief Master Sergeant Scott J. King is the Command Chief for the 45th Space Wing at Patrick Air Force Base and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. He advises the wing commander on matters concerning the morale, welfare, utilization and training of enlisted members for the wing and 30 tenant units in multiple operating sites. The wing is responsible for the processing and launch of government and commercial satellites. Additionally, the wing provides final approval authority for all launches on the 15-million square mile Eastern Range. The wing also manages launch and range infrastructure supporting space launch and missile test operations assuring America’s access to space.

Chief King entered the Air Force in January 1994 as a Security Specialist. He has been stationed at locations in Montana, South Korea, Nevada, Alabama, North Dakota, Italy, and Utah, with multiple deployments to locations across South and Southwest Asia. Before his current assignment, he served as the Superintendent for the 75th Mission Support Group, Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

(Current as of December 2018)