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  • Driving in Turkey

    MILITARY MEMBERS: All military members stationed or TDY at Incirlik Air Base must have a valid stateside license or an International Driver's License. During in-processing, Pass and Registration will provide you with a USAFE FM 181, Vehicle Operator's Permit for Turkey, based on your valid stateside or International Driver's License, IDL. Bottom
  • Education Center

    The 39th Mission Support Squadron Education Office sponsors courses offered by a variety of colleges during the week as well as on the weekends and at lunch time. During your tour in Turkey, you'll have an opportunity to get a higher education from three academic institutions on base: The University of Maryland University College (UMUC),
  • 39th Air Base Wing Mission

    Incirlik Air Base is located seven miles from Adana, Turkey. About 1,500 military members are assigned here. The mission of the 39th Air Base Wing is to support and protect U.S. and NATO assets and people throughout Turkey while providing a full spectrum of capabilities to the warfighter. The 39 ABW also supports two geographically separated
  • 39th Medical Group

    Click here for MHS Notice of Privacy PracticesThe 39th MDG maximizes the health of the 39th Air Base Wing supporting multiple missions to ensure wartime readiness. Clinic InformationClinic Hours - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday (Closed Holidays, Down Days and Wing Training Days)Contact Information Emergency Services: From Land Line - 911 
  • 39th Maintenance Squadron

    The 39th MXS supports the 39th ABW, U.S., NATO and U.S. European Command Southern Region with intermediate-level aircraft maintenance, conventional munitions and war reserve material in support of Overseas Contingency Operations.The squadron provides munitions for weapons training deployments, ensures compliance with surety mission requirements and
  • 39th Force Support Squadron

    In June of 2008, the 39th Services Squadron merged into the 39th Mission Support Squadron to become the first force support squadron in the United States Air Forces in Europe. The 39th FSS provides a wide range of organizational, professional and community support to the organizations and people who live or work at Incirlik Air Base. The manpower
  • 39th Mission Support Group

    The 39th MSG provides combat support, including security, law enforcement, fire, disaster response, explosive ordnance disposal, CBRNE training and response, communications, family support, housing, provisions, facility engineers, environmental services, personnel management, fuel, transportation, logistics readiness and recreation to assigned
  • 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron

    In 2008, 2005, and 2002 the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron was recognized as the United States Air Force Logistics Readiness Squadron of the Year (non-flying) category. In addition, the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron was selected as United States Air Forces in Europe's Logistics Readiness Squadron of the Year (non-flying) category in 2010,
  • 39th Civil Engineer Squadron

    The 39th CES plans, constructs, operates and maintains $2.6 billion in real property spanning 3,323 acres, 771 facilities, 850 housing units and five geographically separated units. The squadron also prepares wing personnel to survive nuclear, biological, chemical and conventional attacks, major accidents and natural disasters. Lastly, they provide
  • 39th Comptroller Squadron

    MissionEnabling nuclear surety and forward air operations capabilities through first class financial customer service and on-demand decision analytics.VisionUSAFE-AFAFRICA’s most innovative and combat-ready comptroller professionals.39 Comptroller SquadronThe 39th Comptroller Squadron develops, manages and oversees all base-level accounting,

Incirlik History

The U.S. Engineering Group began construction of the base located approximately 250 miles southeast of Ankara, Turkey, in the spring of 1951. The U.S. Air Force initially planned to use the base as an emergency staging and recovery site for medium and heavy bombers. The Turkish General Staff and the U.S. Air Force signed a joint use agreement for the new base in December 1954. Fact Sheet


Turks are very proud of their history and the founder of their country, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. They show a great respect to Ataturk's name, pictures and statues. Do not act disrespectfully to Ataturk's name, pictures or statues, including Turkish money, which has Ataturk's picture on it. Fact Sheet

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