Country: Jordan Region: South
Locale: El Jafr
Latitude: 30° 20' 11" N Longitude: 36° 9' 6" E
Area use / Military Branches: Airbase
King Faisal airbase OJHR
Base construction started 1980.
Opended in 1981 by Jordanian king Hussein and named after deceased king Feisal ibn Abdel Aziz of Saudi Arabia, who financed the project.
The base is often used for joint exercises with friendly forces.
RJAF 1 and 25 Sq from 1988 - 1990.
1990 - now RJAF 9 Fighter Sq (F-5E)
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