The 12th Flying Training Wing is a United States Air Force unit assigned to Air Education and Training Command as part of AETC's Nineteenth Air Force. It is headquartered at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. AETC was established and activated in January 1942, making it the second oldest major command in the Air Force.
AETC’s mission to recruit, train and educate Airmen to deliver airpower for America makes it the first command to touch the lives of nearly every Air Force member. Over the years, more than 25 million students have graduated from AETC training and education programs. The command prides itself on forging innovative Airmen to power the world’s greatest Air Force.