Missiles have been deployed in flights, squadrons, groups and wings, with headquarters levels at division, numbered air force and major commands. Flights were common both in Minuteman and GLCM. The table lists abbreviations and unit designations.
ABG
ABRON
ABW
AD
ADMS
ADMW
ADS
ADW
Aerobrigata IS
 
AeroDS
AF
ALCC
ALCS
AMMS
ASTW
AvDS
AVS
BMO
CAMS
CDS
CES
CONS
CPTS
CG
CS
CSG
ESMC
ETR
FLTS
FMMS
GSS
IAP
ICBMTMS
ISG
ISS
IQT
LRS
LSS
MADRON
MAP
MD
MDG
MES
MG
MIMS
MMS   
MMXS
MOF
MS
MS
MSS
MTG
MTS
MXS
OG
OMMS
OSPT
OSS
RANS
SAD
SFG
SFS
SMD
SMES
SMS
SMW
SPG
SPS
STRAD
SW
TS
TRANS
TRTW
USMT
WXS
Air Base Gp
Air Base Sq
Air Base Wg
Air Div
Air Defense Missile Sq
Air Defense Missile Wing
Air Defense Sq
Air Defense Wg
Interdizione Strategica (Italian) or Strategic Interdiction Air Sq     
Aerospace Defense Sq
Air Force (NAF is numbered AF)  
Airborne Launch Control Center
Airborne Launch Control System
Airborne Missile Maintenance Sq
Aerospace Test Wg
Aviation Depot Sq
Audovisiual Sq
Ballistic Missile Org
Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Sq
Combat Defense Sq
Civil Engineering Sq
Contracting Sq
Comptroller Sq                        
Communications Gp
Communications Sq
Combat Support Gp
Eastern Space and Missile Center
Eastern Test Range 
Flight Test Sq
Field Missile Maintenance Sq
Geodetic Survey Sq
International Airport
ICBM Test Maintenance Sq
Information Systems Gp      
Information Systems Sq
Initial Qualification Training
Logistics Readiness Sq
Logistics Support Sq
Materiel Squadron
Municipal Airport
Missile Div      
Medical Gp
Missile Evaluation Sq
Missile Gp or Maintenance Gp
Missile Maintenance Sq
Munitions Maintenance Sq     
Missile Maintenance Sq
Missile Operations Flight
Maintenance Operations Sq
Missile Sq
Missile Security Sq
Missile Test Gp
Missile Training Sq
Maintenance Sq
Operations Gp
Organizational Missile Maintenance Sq
Officer Space Prerequisite Training 
Operations Support Sq
Range Sq
Strategic Aerospace Div
Security Force Gp
Security Forces Sq
Strategic Missile Div
Strategic Missile Evaluation Sq
Strategic Missile Sq
Strategic Missile Wg
Security Police Gp
Security Police Sq
Strategic Aerospace Div
Space Wg
Test Sq
Transportation Sq
Training and Test Wg
Undergraduate Space and Missile Training
Weather Sq
  • Some missile training units used MS instead of MTS.
  • 44MIMS used MMS in error.
  • MIS or MLS was used by some missile squadrons briefly.
  • Wing staff functions in operations have been designated by symbols - DOT, DOV, D09, D022, D024, etc. and as part of the OG/OSS - OGV, OSKC, etc.

Missile, Support, and Headquarters Unit Designations - Glossary