Biggs Army Airfield

Biggs Army Airfield is a military airport and is home of the United States Army 1st Armored Division

Location

Biggs AAF is located at Fort Bliss in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas.


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History

The airfield was previously Biggs Air Force Base between 1947 and 1966. The U.S. Army began operations supporting Ft. Bliss and its mission in 1973.

Biggs Army Airfield (BIF) is an FAR Part 139 compliant airfield with a single 2.5 mile runway (10th longest in the US), low traffic volume, and a non-precision instrument approach.  The airfield is 24-hour capable, is designated as a military power projection platform, lands and services all categories of military and civilian aircraft, up to and including Category E aircraft.

Mission

The mission of Biggs Army Airfield is to provide full airfield services with a 24 hour capability for power projection and installation support, for the aviation assets of the four military services, the Department of Justice, and other government flight operations.

Contact Information

Welcome Center
505 Pershing Road
Fort Bliss, TX 79916
Phone 915-568-3035
Phone (DSN) 312-978-3035

6th Air Defense Artillery Brigade
Contact Information:
SDNCO
COM: 915-568-4607
DSN: 312-978-4607
FAX: 915-568-3340
11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade
Contact Information:
SDO/SDNCO
COM: 915-568-5843
DSN: 312-978-5843
FAX: 915-568-2313 (S-3)
31st ADA Bde
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SDNCO
COM: 915-568-2009
DSN: 312-978-2009
FAX: 915-568-2978
HHB USAADC
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1SG
COM: 915-568-7412
DSN: 312-978-7412
FAX: 915-568-6504
Joint Task Force Six (JTF-6)
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PAO
COM: 915-568-8789
DSN: 312-978-8789
FAX: 915-568-8077
ADATD ADA Test Directorate
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1SG
COM: 915-568-5443
DSN: 312-978-5443
FAX: 915-568-4048
Patriot Training Intermediate Maint
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1SG
COM: 915-568-2278
DSN: 312-978-2278
FAX: 915-568-5117
US Army Sergeants Major Academy
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SDNCO
COM: 915-568-8081
DSN: 312-978-8081
USMC/USN Detachment
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First Sergeant
COM: 915-568-6094
DSN: 312-978-6094
WBAMC
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Troop Command PAC
COM: 915-569-2927
DSN: 312-979-2927
US Army Defense Artillery School
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SGM
COM: 915-568-4202
DSN: 312-978-4202
FAX: 915-568-0697
204th MI BN
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SDNCO
COM: 915-569-6068
DSN: 312-979-6068
FAX: 915-569-6083 (S-1)
4-1 CAV 108th ADA Brigade
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SDO
COM: 915-568-5119
DSN: 312-978-5119
FAX: 915-568-6235
German Air Force Command
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S-1 Personnel Officer
COM: 915-568-5506
DSN: 312-987-5506
32d Army Air Missile Defense Command
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HHB 1SG
COM: 915-568-7266
DSN: 312-978-7266
FAX: 915-568-4153
DENTAC
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SDNCO
COM: 915-569-2511
DSN: 312-979-2511
76th MP Bn
Contact Information:
COM: 915-568-3830
DSN: 312-978-3830
FAX: 915-568-2023
USACAS (McGregor Range)
Contact Information:
S-1
COM: 915-569-4408
DSN: 312-979-4408
FAX: 915-569-9292
Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS)
Contact Information:
COM: 915-568-3505
DSN: 312-978-3505
German Air Force Air Defense School (GAFADS)
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Duty Office (After Hours)
COM: 915-568-6508
DSN: 312-978-6508