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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.


Journey to 10,000: KC-10 flight engineer achieves historic milestone

Story by TSgt James Hodgman on 06/26/2018 Performance and numbers matter. For more than two decades, Master Sgt. Scott Dillinger, a KC-10 Extender flight engineer,

6th ARS provides critical support in Pacific, fosters relations between US and Japan

Story by TSgt James Hodgman on 06/26/2018 At 5:30 a.m. June 1, while most people are probably sleeping at Travis Air Force Base, California, seve

RED FLAG-Alaska 18-2 showcases joint, coalition partnerships

Story by SrA Curtis Beach on 06/26/2018 This year's second iteration of Red Flag-Alaska (RF-A), Pacific Air Forces' premier air combat exercise, concluded at Joint

Idaho Air National Guard participates in Red Flag Alaska

Story by A1C Mercedee Schwartz on 06/23/2018 Airmen from the 124th Fighter Wing at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho, participated in Red Flag Alaska 18-2,

NY Air Guard takes on "Kool" mission in Greenland

Story by SSgt Benjamin German and SSgt Jamie Spaulding on 06/21/2018 RAVEN CAMP, Greenland. Twenty-five Airmen of the New York National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing

Security Forces Airmen take Clear aim

Story by TSgt Natalie Stanley on 06/08/2018 CLEAR AIR FORCE STATION, Alaska -- Alaska Air National Guard Airmen from the 168th and 268th Security Force
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