How many Air Force bases are there in New Mexico?

How many Air Force bases are there in New Mexico?

There are currently three active Air Force Bases and 1 Army Post in New Mexico.

What military installations are in New Mexico?

New Mexico Military Bases include Los Alamos Demolition Range, White Sands Missile Range, Cannon Air Force Base, Holloman Air Force Base, and Kirtland Air Force Base. New Mexico has over 142,000 veterans. The state is ranked fifth in states with the largest areas.

What planes are stationed at Holloman?

In addition to the Raptor, Holloman is home to T-38 Talons, the MQ-1 Predator, the MQ-9 Reaper both of which are Unmanned Aircraft Systems, the QF-4 Drone, the F-4 Phantom II and the German Air Force Tornado.

What planes are stationed at Cannon Air Force Base?

Bauernfeind. The Command Chief Master Sergeant is Paul J Henderson II. A variety of special operations aircraft are stationed at Cannon, including the AC-130W Stinger II, MQ-1 Predator, MQ-9 Reaper, CV-22 Osprey and several versions of light and medium transport aviation aircraft.

What AFB is in Albuquerque?

Kirtland Air Force Base
The 377th Air Base Wing is the host organization at Kirtland Air Force Base, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The wing reports to Air Force Global Strike Command.

Are there any US military bases in Mexico?

As far as I know the US Armed Forces has no permanent bases in Mexico or Brazil.

How many military bases does Mexico have?

The Air Force maintains a total of 18 air bases, and has the additional capability of opening temporary forward operating bases in austere conditions for some helicopters and light aircraft.

Is Holloman AFB still active?

George V. Holloman, a pioneer in guided missile research. It is the home of the 49th Wing (49 WG) of the Air Education and Training Command (AETC)….

Holloman Air Force Base
Built 1942
In use 1942 – present
Garrison information
Current commander Colonel Ryan P Keeney

Is Holloman AFB active?

Supported population: Holloman AFB supports about 21,000 Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, retirees, DoD civilians and their family members. Holloman is home to the world’s longest (50,788 feet, or almost 10 miles) and fastest (approaching 10,000 feet per second, or Mach 9) test track.

When did Cannon Air Force Base close?

By May 28, 1947, Clovis Army Air Field ‘closed its doors’ as the base was placed on the inactive list. The base, even while closed, remained in the hands of Air Training Command until late July, 1951, when Tactical Air Command obtained it.

Is Kirtland AFB still active?

Kirtland is the home of the Air Force Materiel Command’s Nuclear Weapons Center (NWC)….

Kirtland Air Force Base
Built 1941
In use 1942 – present
Garrison information
Garrison 377th Air Base Wing (Host)