Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh announced new assignments for seven general officers Friday. One of the general officers has also been selected for a second star.
The general officers and their assignments:
■ Maj. Gen. Paul H. McGillicuddy, director, operations, plans and programs at Pacific Air Forces headquarters, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, to vice commander of Pacific Air Forces.
■ Brig. Gen. John L. Dolan, assistant deputy commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command, and assistant vice commander, 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force, Air Combat Command, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., selected for the grade of major general and assignment to chief of staff, U.S. Pacific Command headquarters at Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii.
■ Brig. Gen. Casey D. Blake, commander of Air Force Installation Contracting Agency in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, to deputy assistant secretary for contracting in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition at the Pentagon.
■ Brig. Gen. Jon A. Norman, commander of the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base, Italy, to director of operations, plans and programs, Pacific Air Forces headquarters.
■ Brig Gen John T. Quintas, senior defense official and defense attaché in London, England, to commander of the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing in Southwest Asia.
■ Brig Gen Kevin B. Schneider, commander of the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, to assistant deputy commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command, and assistant vice commander, 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force at Shaw Air Force Base.
■ Brig. Gen. Barre R. Seguin, inspector general at Air Combat Command headquarters, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., to commander of the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base, Italy.
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