USAFE Enlisted Heritage Bases

ItalyAviano Air Base, Italy - Dating back to post World War I, Aviano air base has a rich heritage, from Italian flight training to Luftwaffe control during World War II to US Fighter base.

GermanyHahn Air Base, Germany - Home to 50th Tactical Fighter Wing, 50th Bomber Wing

TurkeyIncirlik Air Base, Turkey - 21 units, five GSUs. Support includes medical, supply, security and force protection, base infrastructure, communications, transportation, airlift, services.

GermanyKapaun Air Station, Germany - Named after Chaplain Capt. Emil Kapaun for bravery during the Korean war. Hosts Kisling Noncommissioned Officer Academy (NCOA)

PortugalLajes Field, Portugal - Portuguese built in 1934. Supported Berlin Airlift, Operation Vittles, Shield, and Hope refueling missions.

GermanyLandstuhl Air Base, Germany - Primary medical treatment center for U.S. casualties within Europe, Southwest Asia and Middle East, largest military hospital, serving 245,000+ military personnel and their families.

GermanyLindsey Air Station, Germany - Named in honor of Capt Darrel R. Lindsey, prior USAFE HQ and European Air Transport Service hub

SpainMadrid ATCLO, Spain - Ensure DoD aircraft movement in Spanish airspace, changes in Spanish regulations, solving conflicts between US pilots and Spanish air traffic control facilities

SpainMoron Air Base, Spain - Utilized to train fighter pilots for the Spanish Army Air Force and also Cold war air base

FranceParis ATCLO, France - Representative of USAFE Directorate Airspace, Air Traffic Control management system, ensuring DoD aircraft movement in French airspace.

UKRAF Alconbury, UK - New dayroom has heritage items added to walls, cases. Prominently featured is an engine cowling from a B-17 bomber, nicknamed Barbara Jane that crashed in Yorkshire in 1945.

UKRAF Croughton, UK -

UKRAF Lakenheath, UK - Statue of Liberty Wing, only USAF wing with both a number, name. Activated at Chaumont-Semoutiers Air Base, France, in 1952, premier fighter wings in USAFE.

UKRAF Mildenhall, UK - Celebrate a proud history July 7, 2008 during the first Enlisted Heritage Luncheon entitled Heritage began 5 minutes ago at the Galaxy Club.

GermanyRamstein Air Base, Germany - From a foothold for the U.S. in Europe during the cold war to a major stanchion in operations in the Middle East and Africa

GermanyRhein-Main Air Base, Germany - German commercial airport in 1936, served as the port for Graf Zeppelin. 1940 airships were dismantled and the hangars leveled to make way for the military base conversion.

GermanySembach Annex, Germany - French origin in 1919 used as landing ground. Chosen as air base in 1951 and 66 TRW took control. Current location of 21 Operational Weather Squadron (OWS)

GermanySpangdahlem Air Base, Germany - 52nd FW Enlisted Heritage Committee delivered a custom-made glass, oak curio case to enlisted heritage room to preserve USAFE enlisted men, women contributions.

SpainTorrejon Air Base, Spain - Built primarily for SAC bombers, Torrejon was one of three bases built in Spain.

GermanyZweibrücken Air Base, Germany - Former Royal Canadian Air Force Station. Fighter base for 16 years until transferred to 16th AF, USAFE. Home to 26th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing.