Laughlin Air Force Base

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561 Liberty Dr
Laughlin AFB, TX 78843
(830) 298-6246

About

In 1962, the base became an Air Training Command base and its mission for the past 37 years has been to train new pilots for the United States Air Force and allied nations. Approximately 400 new military pilots earn their silver wings at Laughlin each year after an intensive 52-week course where they learn to fly using the T-6 Texan, T-38 Talon, and T-1A Jayhawk jet trainers. Laughlin AFB pilots fly approximately 100,000 hours and 64,000 sorties each year to achieve the mission. Established Base operation: Built in 1943 and Controlled by the United States Air Force Established during on 3 Mar 1943 at Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas. The field became known as on 11 Nov 1943 and later became an Army Air Force Auxiliary Field. Laughlin’s primary mission during World War II was B-26 pilot and aircrew training. It was closed in October 1945 at the end of the war.


Gate and Hours

Main Gate: 24/7
West Gate: 0600-0800 M-F


Quick Reference

Chapel
Laughlin Base Chapel
(830) 298-5111
Call chapel for type of services and times

Baptist Bible
First Baptist Church 301 Ave G,
Del Rio, TX
(830) 775-1418

Northside Baptist Church
1100 Amistad Blvd,
Del Rio TX
(830) 774-6411

Del Rio Bible Church
201 Spring,
Del Rio TX
(830) 768-1438

Catholic Sacred Heart Church
307 E Losoya,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-4753

Saint Joseph Church
307 E Losoya,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-2143

Central Church of Christ
402 Cantu Rd,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-3662

Northside Church of Christ
805 E 12th ST,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-3920
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
1315 E Kings Way,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-4511

Saint James Episcopal Church
206 W Greenwood,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-7292

Jehovah’s Witnesses English & Spanish
725 CANTU St,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-8262
(830) 775-5494

Grace Lutheran Church
201 Western Dr,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-5791

First United Methodist Church
100 Spring St,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-4052

Living Stone Worship Center – Pentecostal
190 Western Dr,
Del Rio TX
(830) 774-6494

First Presbyterian Church
220 Spring St,
Del Rio TX
(830) 775-3173

Education Office
(830) 298-5520

Airman Family and Readiness Center
(312) 732-5620

Family Advocacy Program
(312) 732-6422

Finance Office
(312) 732-5215

Housing & Housing Referral Office
(830) 298-1701


Base Surroundings

Plaza Del Sol
2205 Veterans Rd Blvd,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 774-3634

Memos restaurant
804 E Losoya St,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 774-1583

Manuels Steakhouse
1312 Veterans Blvd,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 488-6044

Cinemark Movies 8
2205 Veterans Blvd,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 775-8122

Whitehead Memorial Museum
1308 S Main St,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 774-7568

Amistad National Recreation Area
4121 Veterans Blvd,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 775-7491

San Felipe Country Club
1530 US-90,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 313-2420

Devils River State Natural Area
21715 Dolan Creek Rd,
Del Rio, TX 78840
(830) 395-2133

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

Name Level Name Phone
AAFES/Base Exchange Laughlin Base (830) 298-2111
Base Veterinarian Laughlin Base (830) 298-5500
Travel Office--Alamo Travel Laughlin Base (830) 298-7050
Family Child Care Program Laughlin Base (830) 298-5790
TRICARE Beneficiary Counseling Assistance Coordinator Laughlin Base (830) 298-6350
Family Advocacy Program Laughlin Base (830) 298-6422
Military Clothing Sales Laughlin Base (830) 298-2111
Beauty/Barber Shop Laughlin Base (830) 298-0870
Youth Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5343
Education Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5520
New Parent Support Program Laughlin Base (830) 298-6422
Leaning Pine Golf Course Laughlin Base (830) 298-5451
Sexual Assault Prevention and Outreach Laughlin Base (830) 298-4545
Dental Clinic Laughlin Base (830) 298-6332
Central Medical Appointments Laughlin Base (830) 298-6333
Household Goods/Transportation Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5388
XL Fitness Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5251
Pinnacle-Hunt Communities (The Landings) Laughlin Base (830) 298-1701
Morale, Welfare and Recreation Laughlin Base (830) 298-5810
Child Development Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5419
Border Federal Credit Union Laughlin Base (830) 774-3503
Welcome/Visitors Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5299
Non-appropriated Funds/Human Resources Laughlin Base (830) 298-5454
Retiree Activities Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-4769
Legal Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5172
Finance Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5215
Cactus Lanes Bowling Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5526
Civilian Personnel Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5806
SNAIC - Exceptional Family Member Program - Enrollment Laughlin Base (830) 298-4659
Citizenship and Immigration Services Laughlin Base (830) 298-5299
Personnel Support Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5299
Auto Skills Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5844
ID/CAC Card Processing Laughlin Base (830) 298-5299
Laughlin Manor Laughlin Base (830) 298-5741
The Bookmark (Base Library) Laughlin Base (830) 298-5757
Jack's Place Laughlin Base (830) 298-5295
Dorm Management Laughlin Base (830) 298-5213
Commissary Laughlin Base (830) 298-5821
Chapel Laughlin Base (830) 298-5111
CLUB XL Collocated Club Laughlin Base (830) 298-5134
Air Force Aid Society Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Information and Referral Services Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Exceptional Family Member Program - Family Support Laughlin Base (830) 298-5324
Personal Financial Management Services Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Transition Assistance Program Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Housing & Housing Referral Office Laughlin Base (830) 298-5732
Family Center Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Relocation Assistance Program Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
Deployment/Mobilization Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620
School Liaison Office/Community Schools Laughlin Base (830) 298-5620