Country: United States Region: Texas
Latitude: 33° 58' 59" N Longitude: -99° 31' 0" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
Air Education & Training Cmd Sheppard airbase http://www.sheppard.af.mil/ is the largest training base and most diversified in AETC.
Host unit at Sheppard is
- 82d Training Wing (82 TRW),providing specialized technical training, medical, and field training for officers, airmen and civilians of all branches of the military, other DoD agencies and foreign nationals.
- 80th Flying Training Wing (80 FTW), also at Sheppard, conducts the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training (ENJJPT) program.
The base will probably be deactivated and closed in a couple of years due to budget cuts.
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