Detachment 2, First Air Force

Detachment 2, First Air Force Badge

Detachment 2, First Air Force is a United States Air Force (USAF) Air Combat Command detachment located in North Bay, Ontario, Canada. The detachment consists of active duty uniformed members including: aerospace control and warning operators, communications personnel, personnel specialists, knowledge operations manager, and a medical liaison. The only USAF detachment in North Bay, it does not function as a stand-alone unit like the stateside air control squadrons; rather, our personnel are integrated into various squadrons and directorates assigned to 22 Wing/Canadian Forces Base North Bay. All communication, education, finance, and legal needs are handled at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia.

Mission Statement

"To advance the shared defense of North America by providing the world's strongest Airmen to support and conduct aerospace surveillance, identification, control and warning to the Canadian Air Defense Sector."

Vision Statement

"Defend North America against all air, sea, space, and cyber threats by keeping steady watch with our trusted partner."