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.


Guardians of the Last Frontier honor triple ace

Story by SMSgt Paul Mann on 04/07/2019 EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska "I feel that I could probably take on the whole North Korean army

Support group Airmen welcome former enlisted coworker as newest commander

Story by SMSgt Paul Mann on 03/24/2019 Lt. Col. Edward Borneo assumed command of the 168th Mission Support Group, Alaska Air National Guard, from Col.

Getting aggressive for COPE North 2019

Story by Amn Aaron Guerrisky on 03/13/2019 EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska Members from the 18th Aggressor Squadron (AGRS) are back on the road agai

Arctic Gold 19-4 tests Eielson emergency response capability

Story by A1C Eric Fisher on 03/13/2019 Eielson held a mass accident response exercise to better prepare the base for possible aircraft incidents March 6-7,

Outstanding Airmen recognized for the first quarter of 2019

Story by SrA Mae Frazier on 03/06/2019 A candidate was selected for outstanding Airman, noncommissioned officer and senior noncommissioned officer of the quarter. Chief Master

Misawa propulsion Airmen speed up F-16 engine delivery to PACAF bases

Story by A1C Collette Brooks on 02/20/2019 The 35th Maintenance Squadron propulsion centralized repair flight received keys to a new storage facility that stores all
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