19th Air Support Operations Squadron [19th ASOS]
The mission of the 19th Air Support Operations Squadron, Blue Lightning, is to integrate air and space power into the combat plans and operations of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne).
The Blue Lightning squadron provides tactical air control parties and a weather station for Campbell Army Airfield, as well as supporting worldwide Air Force taskings.
The squadron is about 130 people strong, located in several locations around Fort Campbell, KY, work with units who have very diverse requirements.
As of mid-2001, the squadron was scheduled to occupy, by winter of 2001, a new squadron facility.
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