Travis Air Force Base

Travis AFB is the site of the largest military aerial port in the United States that provides global mobility through airlift and aerial refueling. The base has supported humanitarian relief efforts on every continent, as well as provided special airlift support for presidential travel, scientific research by America’s space program, and more…

Location

Travis Air Force Base is located in Solano County in Northern California near the cities of Fairfield, Suisun City, and Vacaville. This is considered to be a high cost of living area. Travis lies midway between Sacramento, the state capital, and San Francisco, the cultural heart of the West Coast. The base is within easy driving distance of California Wine Country in the Napa and Sonoma Valleys, as well as the popular tourist destinations Lake Tahoe, Yosemite National Park and Monterey.


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History

The 60th Air Mobility Wing (AMW) is the largest organization in Air Mobility Command (AMC) and flies the Lockheed C-5 “Galaxy”, the C-17 “Globemaster” and the KC-10 “Extender” tanker on a daily operational basis. As host unit for Travis Air Force Base (AFB), the 60 AMW controls more than two billion dollars worth of Air Force resources, including aircraft and support facilities, on more than 6,000 acres of land. The Travis family includes not only the host 60 AMW, but the Air Force Reserve counterpart, the 349 AMW. Also headquartered at Travis AFB is the 621st Contingency Response Group, which provides AMC the capability to meet its global mobility task force commitment anywhere in the world. 60 AMW also consists of four groups: the 60th Operations Group, the 60th Maintenance Group, the 60th Mission Support Group, and the 60th Medical Group (which includes the David Grant USAF Medical Center).

Mission

The primary mission is to provide rapid, responsive, reliable airlift of forces to any point on Earth in support of our national objectives and to fulfill the global logistics needs of the Department of Defense in sustaining its world wide activities.

Population Served

Travis AFB serves over 127,500 of Active Duty and Reservists, Military Family Members, Civilians, Retirees and Family Members.

Base Transportation

There is no base transportation on this installation.

Sponsorship

If you were not assigned a sponsor prior to leaving your base or do not hear from your sponsor in a timely matter, contact the Relocation Assistance Manager at the Airman & Family Readiness Center, 707-424-2486.

Temporary Quarters

The Westwind Inn Lodging Office – 707-424-8000

Relocation Assistance

Relocation assessment and referral is offered to help families prepare and adjust before, during, and after the relocation process. Please contact the Travis AFB Airman and Family Readiness Center at 707-424-2486 for more information.

Critical Installation Information

Contact Information

101 Bodin Circle  Travis Air Force Base, CA 94535
(707) 423-3000

The base operator’s phone number is 707-424-1110 or DSN 312-837-1110.

Travis AFB Area Code: 707

Basewide
Commercial Prefix: 424 (Excludes David Grant USAF Medical Center)
DSN Prefix: 837 (Excludes David Grant USAF Medical Center)

Base Operator
(707) 424-1110

David Grant USAF Medical Center
Commercial Prefix: 423
DSN Prefix: 799

Travis AFB Base Locator: (707) 424-2798
Air Force Locator: (210) 565-2660
DSN: 665-2660

Action Line: (707) 424-3333
Please try to resolve questions/complaints with the appropriate base agency and/or chain of command before calling the Action Line.

Other Travis Phone Numbers
60th Air Mobility Wing Public Affairs
— Public Affairs Office (707) 424-2011
— Base Newspaper (Tailwind): (707) 424-2011
— Media Inquiries: (707) 424-2011
— Noise Complaints: (707) 424-0132
— Tours and Other Community Support: (707) 424-0132

60th Contracting Squadron: (707) 424-7711

Freedom of Information Act Queries: (707) 424-5668

David Grant USAF Medical Center (60th Medical Group)
— Medical Appointments: (707) 423-3000
— Arthur J. Sachsel Dental Clinic: (707) 423-7000
— 60th Medical Group Public Affairs: (707) 423-3534

Information, Tickets, Travel: (707) 424-5659
Inspector General: (707) 424-2224
Legal Assistance: (707) 424-3251
Lodging Reservations: (707) 424-8000
Outdoor Recreation: (707) 424-5659
Space Available Information: (707) 424-1854
Travis Air Museum: (707) 424-5605