The 114th Mission Support Group’s mission is to direct the activities of the 114th Civil Engineer Squadron, 114th Logistics Readiness Squadron, 114th Security Forces Squadron, 114th Force Support Squadron and the 114th Communications Flight toward the overall missions and objectives of the 114th Fighter Wing.
The MSG and its associated squadrons and flights consists of more than 300 personnel that provide the support structure for the wing’s day-to-day operations, as well as training for their individual war time tasking. In addition, the 114th MSG maintains many of the required skill sets to provide assistance to the state of South Dakota when tasked by the governor in times of disaster or emergency.
The mission of the 114th Civil Engineer Squadron is to provide Prime Beef personnel capable of deploying anywhere in the world, including bare bases and support aircraft operations with bed-down, rapid runway repair, operations, and maintenance support, and crash/fire suppression activities.
The mission of the 114th Logistics Readiness Squadron is to provide and direct the supply, fuels, procurement, financial, motor vehicle, and commercial transportation activities, toward the overall objectives and missions of the assigned and attached units of the group.
The mission of the 114th Security Forces Squadron is to augment the host base weapon system security functions to enable them to support additional workloads generated by the assignment of additional tactical aircraft.
The Force Support Squadron provides advice and assistance to Commanders, Supervisors, ANG members, dependents and retirees on Personnel policies, programs and entitlements. FSS provides lodging, food service, fitness facility management and mortuary services. Support is also provided in the areas of training and education, personnel deployment and mobilization, accession and separation, personnel utilization, career progression, recruiting and retention, military data system management, and family readiness programs. FSS members are trained to support worldwide contingency operations, in addition to natural disasters and emergencies.
The mission of the 114th Communications Flight is to provide trained communications/computer operators, audio-visual, and maintenance personnel to perform communications/computer staff, audio-visual, communications/computer operations and maintenance functions for Air Combat Command flying unit. The Flight will organize, equip, and train to provide services for which they are tasked by Air Combat Command.