The 624th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, located at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, is comprised of personnel with a wide variety of medical Air Force Speciality Codes. The squadron's professionals provide medical support for the entire 624th RSG, ensuring oversight of individual health and medical readiness. The 624th ASTS deploys qualified personnel to provide personnel and equipment necessary for patient movement required worldwide. The squadron's personnel support worldwide operations, including exercises, humanitarian relief and disaster response operations.
Peacetime: Train unit members to ensure full wartime mission capability; provide physical exams, immunizations, and occupational safety support to assigned 624th RSG personnel.
Wartime: Activate and staff a 50-bed Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility in deployed locations and/or deploy a Critical Care Air Transport Team in support of Air Mobility Command.
The 624th Aeromedical Staging Squadron officially stood up on Jan. 1, 2002. Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command formed the 624 ASTS from Det. 1, 604th Aeromedical Staging Squadron.
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award; 2000-2002, 2003-2005, 2006-2007