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Shaw AFB Sign

Shaw Air Force Base

The Shaw Air Force Base is situated in the City of Sumter, South Carolina. The establishment inherited completion of development in the year 1941 and is the current accommodation utilized to host the F-16 Combat Wing, the United States Central Command Air Forces, the 20th Fighter Wing and the Ninth Air Force. The name assigned […]

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Royal Air Force Fairford

Royal Air Force (RAF) Fairford

The Royal Air Force Fairford was built on 1944 with the primary mission of accommodating the British and the American troop gliders and carriers that will be used during their invasion of Normandy. After the World War II, the United States Air Force gained control of the base to have access to their strategic was […]

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Royal Air Force Alconbury Areal View

Royal Air Force (RAF) Alconbury

The Royal Air Force of Alconbury is based in Cambridgeshire, England which is 60 miles from the northern part of London. Now an active unit of the Royal Air Force used to be under the command of the United States Air Force was a non-flying facility. The United States Air Force that is based in […]

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RAF_Croughton

Royal Air Force (RAF) Croughton

The Royal Air Force Croughton is a communication base of the United States Air Force located in Northampton, England. This is the home for the 422nd Air Base Group whose primary mission is to offer services, unit support, force protection and communication in their worldwide operations. They provide their services to the US European Command, […]

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Izmir Air Base

Izmir Air Base

Izmir Air Station is 200 miles from Istanbul and located on the western side of Turkey and houses the United States military forces simultaneously when the allied Land Forces Southeast Europe was activated and the arrival of the Sixth Allied Tac AF on October 1953. The presence of the United States Air Forces in Europe […]

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Incirlik Air Base

Incirlik Air Base

Incirlik Air Base which houses the United States Air Force, Turkish Air Force and the British Air Force is situated in Incirlik which is on the eastern side of Adana, Turkey and 35 miles away from the Mediterranean Sea. The base employs 5,000 airmen which includes Turkish and British Airmen. The 39th Air Base Wing […]

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Ellsworth Air Force Base

Ellsworth Air Force Base

The Ellsworth Air Force Base was established in the year 1942; it is situated in the Meade and Pennington Counties close to Rapid City, encompassed in South Dakota. This installation facilitates the 28th Bomb Wing and is relatively conformed in recognition of the Brigadier, General Richard E. Ellsworth who departed in the year 1953, when […]

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Dyess Air Force base

Dyess Air Force Base

Dyess Air Force Base is situated in the southwestern of Abilene, Texas, 180 miles from the western part of Dallas. Dyess AFB houses the 7th Bomb Wing which is allotted to the Air Combat Command Twelfth Air Force. The 7th Bomb Wing is B-1B Lancer, one of the two bomber wings in the United States […]

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Brooks City-Base hangar 9

Brooks City-Base

Brooks City-Base used to be Brooks Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force base is located in San Antonio, Texas. Brooks was established on 1918 is now under the ownership of the City of San Antonio, Texas. It was named in honor of Cadet Brooks who died when he was undergoing his […]

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Soldier practice at Arnold Air Force Base

Arnold Air Force Base

The Arnold AFB is prominently situated in close proximity to Tullahoma, in the city of Tennessee. The installation inherited its name in commemoration of General Henry Arnold, who is recognized as the architect for the facility. Flight training for this general was administered by the renowned Wright Brothers. The military installation serves to facilitate the […]

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Practice at Kunsan Air Base

Kunsan Air Base

The Kunsan Air Base is located in the South Korean town of Gunsan. It is a United States Air Force installation located in South Korea as part of its efforts to support other nations in the area of military. This support is in the area of logistics and personnel. The name of the base comes […]

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Soldiers inside K-16 Air Base

K-16 Air Base

K-16 Air Base is one of the United States Army installations in South Korea. Also sometimes called the Seoul Air Base, this facility is mainly used by the Airforce. K-16 Air Base occupies the premises of the Songman Airport and is operated by the Korean Air Force. The 52nd Aviation Regiment and the 1st Battalion of the […]

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Transport plane at Riyadh Air Base

Riyadh Air Base

Riyadh is knows as the capital of the great Saudi Arabia and is at the great sandstone plateau of the Nejd in center of the Arab peninsula, about 1,800 m above sea level, coordination’s 24 ° 38’N 46 ° 43’E. The city’s Arabic name means “garden”. Former center of pilgrimage in the peninsula, the city […]

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Plane at King Khalid air base

King Khalid Air Base

King Khalid was born 13 June – 1912 he was Crown Prince for 10 years from 1965 to 1975 and after that from 1975 and 1982 he was King of Saudi Arabia. The King Khalid Air Base and Airport is named after him. He was named crown king in 1965 because his older brother Mohammed bin […]

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Soldier walking near Eskan Village Air Base

Eskan Village Air Base

Eskan Village is located in the desert of the capital city Riyadh at 24°34’N 46°51’E Eskan village is well known by the military base that its practically integrated in the village. Thousands of troops know it simply by Eskan, it is and it was their home from a far away home. Below you will find […]

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King Fahd Military Medical Complex

King Fahd Military Medical Complex

King Fahd was born in 16 March 1921 in Riyadh, at the age of 11 he watches his father (Abdul-Aziz) as he signed the Treaty of Jeddah and as he founded the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is actually a today recognized King, and will remain like this forever. In 1945 Fahd made his first […]

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