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Getting Here

Getting Here There are three ways to get to Eielson Air Force Base: Drive your vehicle up the Alaska Highway, ride the Alaska Marine Highway


When You Arrive When You Arrive Upon arrival at Eielson, you will need to proceed to the Military Personnel Section (MPS) during duty hours to


Furnishings Housing management may provide loaner furniture until your household goods arrive. Call 907-377-2244 for more information. The Airman & Family Readiness Center will loa

Our Community

The commissary has a complete selection of fresh meat and poultry, a full-service delicatessen and bakery, and dairy, produce and frozen-food sections. The commissary i

Education & Youth Programs

Schools Students living on Eielson or in the Moose Creek and Salcha communities can attend on-base schools. Kindergartners through second-grade students attend Anderson Elementary School,

Your Health

Your Health The medical clinic operates three primary care management teams staffed by board-certified family practice physicians, flight surgeons and physician assistants. Additional clinics include


Birch Lake For outdoor enjoyment, military members and their families can take advantage of the Birch Lake Recreation Area, 35 miles south of Eielson along

Eielson-In The Beginning

Eielson-In The Beginning In 1943, surveyors first staked out the land that eventually became Eielson Air Force Base. These were the war years — Japanese

Carl Ben Eielson

Carl Ben Eielson What is routine for Air Force flying crews today was an almost unbelievable ordeal for one young man from Alaska. Carl Be

Our Heritage

354th Fighter Wing Since its inception in 1942, the wing has seen action in nearly every major conflict the United States has been involved with.

The Iceman Team

354th Operations Support Squadron The 354th Operations Support Squadron “Huskies” provides diverse capabilities in support of the 354th FW, 168th Air Refueling Wing and associate

Weather Watch

Summer Summers at Eielson are splendid. The long hours of sunlight and warm weather make outdoor activities an absolute joy for residents. Temperatures average i

The Great Land

Alaska Then “Alaska” came from an Aleut word for “great land” though some believe the Aleut word meant “mainland” to those residing on the Alaska

Interior Alaska

Fairbanks “The Golden Heart City” Fairbanks is the largest city in Alaska’s Interior and one of the three largest cities in the state.


NATO provides "eye in the sky" for Red Flag

Story by 2nd Lt. Kitsana Dounglomchan on 05/16/2018 The air war is underway at RED FLAG-Alaska 18-1. But fifty miles southwest and ten thousand feet

Sentry Aloha 18-1 comes to an end

Story by A1C Eric Fisher on 05/15/2018 Exercise Sentry Aloha 18-1 held at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, ended Jan 24. 2018. The exercise which

JOTT conducts F-35 pre-IOT&E cold weather testing at Eielson

Story by SrA Isaac Johnson on 05/15/2018 In April 2016, the Air Force made an announcement that would change Eielson AFB history. After a lengthy

CSAF Civic Leaders Visit Eielson

Story by A1C Eric Fisher on 05/15/2018 A civic leader tour hosted by the Chief of Staff of the Air Force visited Eielson Air Force

Air Guard recruiter's ESL experience inspires students at Literacy Council

Story by A1C Shannon Chace on 05/10/2018 Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska - The classroom is small, but organized. A clean white table is centered

Guard Airmen make splash at Great Alaska Aviation Gathering

Story by SGT David Bedard on 05/09/2018 When Harold Wood, a retired Alaska Air National Guard senior master sergeant, entered a 211th Rescue Squadron HC-130J
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