Country: United States Region: Overseas
Latitude: 38° 46' 9" N Longitude: -28° 54' 23" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
38°46'9"N 27° 5'37"W A Portugese Airbase located at Lajes, Terceira island, Azores, BA 4 was commissioned in 1941.
It is homebase for the Azores Zone Area Command (CZAA) and also for a Joint US Forces Detachment 65th Airbase WIng http://www.afhra.af.mil/About-Us/Fact-Sheets/Display/Article/432980/65-air-base-group-usafe/
One active flying unit, 752 Sq (Pumas) operates the helicopter SA-330 Puma, for Search and Rescue missions.
The base infrastructure also includes a civilian air terminal, the only one on the island.
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