Fighter Wing Inactivated at Cannon AFB

The 27th Fighter Wing at Cannon Air Force Base has now officially been inactivated.

At a ceremony Friday afternoon, Colonel Tod Fingal relinquished command of the 522nd Fighter Squadron with a ceremonial "final flight" over the New Mexico air base.

The 712th operations group is now the presiding unit in command of the remaining fighter wing assets at Cannon.

The 27th special operations wing officially took command of the base back in October of 2007.