The activation of the warfare center is a large step in the 919th SOW's remissioning from the MC-130 Combat Talon I to the new aviation foreign internal defense
aircraft, the C-145 Skytruck.
Wooley, Aviation Foreign Internal Defense
Mission Area: Execution and Planning Roadmap (Hurlbert Field, FL: Air Force Special Operations Command, February 2007), 2.
Initially, the 5th will provide aircrew training for the U-28 utility aircraft (the Air Force variant of the Pilatus PC-12) and train students in AFSOC's aviation foreign internal defense
These missions include the single-engine U-28 Pilatus light transport aircraft, the AC-130U gunship and aviation foreign internal defense