Welcome to Columbus Air Force Base, home of Team BLAZE and the 14th Flying Training Wing!   



Upon your arrival, get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality, as Columbus, Mississippi is known as “The Friendly City”. Columbus Air Force Base is located in Northeast Mississippi nearby the Tombigbee River. From the bright and sunny summers to moderate winters, everyone can enjoy a wide range of BLAZELOGOactivities year-round. This website is newly designed to help you make the most out of your time here. At the top of the page you’ll see drop down menus that can give you all of the information you may need on upcoming events, organizations, as well as the local & surrounding area. 


Want to let us know how we’re doing? Please use the Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) program to leave us feedback. Your participation in our online comment program will enter you in a monthly drawing for a chance to win a $25 gift card useable at any FSS facility on base.  Customer service is our number one priority, and we want to ensure we are doing the very best that we can to serve you!

Check out this quick 60 Second Video of A1C Jake Camacho (14 OSS) discussing QoL issues in the Air Force and here at Columbus.  It’s the little things that make a big difference!

To catch what’s going on at a Glance, check out our Calendar below.  Have a base-wide event you want to post to the calendar or constructive feedback in regards to this website itself, simply send an email to columbusfsk@gmail.com.


Based on user feedback, we recently updated the calendar view default setting to “Agenda”.  If you enjoyed the monthly calendar view, simply hit the drop down menu on the right and select “Month” or choose a setting that you enjoy.

Independence Pool Open
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm

ADD - Pool InfoHORIZ

The Pool will open May 22 and will be open daily from Noon to 7 pm. Get your Pre-season Pool Pass at Outdoor Recreation. Swim lessons at the Pool are available throughout the summer. Classes are open to children and adults. 

Pool Parties~ Make a splash by booking your next event, birthday party, and /or squadron activity at the pool! For more information, contact 434-2505. 


Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Jul 6 – Jul 10 all-day
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC

0730-1600 Jul 6-10

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at AFRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, Pre-separation counseling is required before attending. Seminars on: Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, Financial Planning, Health Benefits, MS Dept of Employment Security, Dept of Veterans Affairs, Disabled TAP, Dept of Labor TAP portion. Preseparation counseling is required before attending. Recommend attendance 8 – 12 months prior to separation/retirement. Spouses are encouraged to attend with their sponsor. To register call (662) 434-2839.

Youth Flag Football Registration!
Jul 6 – Jul 31 all-day

Youth Flag Football Registration July 6 – July 31 for ages 3-18.  The cost is $40 per youth!  Volunteer coaches needed!  For more info contact (662) 434-2504!

Youth Flagfootball

Circuit Class @ The Fitness Center @ Fitness Center
Jul 8 @ 5:00 am – 6:00 am

Daily Circuit Workout Class at the Fitness Center.  For more info, call (662) 434-2772.



Archery Camp
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Archery Camp

Sign your child up for an Awesome Archery Adventure! The Camp runs from July 6 to July 8 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM and is available for all children ages 8-18 for only $10!  For more info dial (662) 434-2504.

Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.


local employment workshop

Spin Class @ The Fitness Center @ Fitness Center
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Indoor Spin Class @ The Fitness Center.  Every Wednesday night at 5 pm.  Join us for a heart-pumping, sweat inducing, music infused, fun-filled cardio workout!  For more info, call (662) 434-2772.


Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Class @ Fitness Center
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Free classes are scheduled every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 6 p.m. Sunday Classes 1-3 p.m. The benefits include huge gains in confidence, functional strength, flexibility, discipline, and overall physical conditioning. Mandatory equipment: BJJ Kimono (Gi); for ages 13 and up. For more information, contact 434-2772.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Ignition Youth Group @ Columbus AFB Chapel
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Ignition Youth Group @ Columbus AFB Chapel | Columbus Air Force Base | Mississippi | United States

Meeting on Wednesday nights at the chapel from 6:00-7:45 PM is our chapel sponsored ecumenical youth group program.  Whether Catholic or Protestant, middle-high school students are invited to attend.  We gather to fellowship, pray, learn, eat and play.  We also do fun outings such as movies, sporting events, bowling and more.  Please call 434-2500 for additional info!

Squadron Bowling League
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Squadron Bowling League

4 person squadron team.  10 week sessions.  Wednesday nights.  Starts at 1800.  Cost: $5.  Included $3 towards bowling and $2 for prize fund.  Free shoe rental.  Sign up through your squadron sports rep or at the bowling center.  Handicap league based on 80% of 200, non sanction league.  Individuals previously signed up for October league play please confirm intent.