State briefs for May 22
TINKER AIR FORCE BASE
New commander named for 72nd Air Base Wing
Air Force Sustainment Center Commander Lt. Gen. Gene Kirkland announced Tuesday that Col. Paul Filcek is the incoming commander of the 72nd Air Base Wing at Tinker.
Filcek, who is currently vice commander of the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, will assume command during a ceremony June 7. The current wing commander, Col. Kenyon Bell, will become 82nd Training Wing commander at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.