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

Get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality in Columbus, Mississippi, 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, there is a wide range of activities year-round. 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 and surrounding area.

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Our mission is to cultivate Airmen to be innovative leaders, create the world’s most advanced military pilots, and connect to each other, our families, and community. 

Welcome to Team BLAZE!

Dinner at the Columbus Club @ The Columbus Club
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social

The Hearts Apart Social program is a monthly event to provide community bonding, fun and appreciation for the families of active duty personnel who are deployed, remote, or on an extended TDY. Food and activities are provided.

Please call 662-434-2790 to register.


Fairytales and More @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

In celebration of National Tell a Fairytale Day, we’ll be sharing fairy tales from Hans Christian Anderson and other notable authors. We’ll also look at how these fairy tales differ from what was originally written and what we know today.

Dinner at the Columbus Club @ The Columbus Club
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Overrun Bar is Open @ The Columbus Club
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm
Youth of the Year Celebration @ Youth Center
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm

Congratulations to 2021 Youth of the Year, Jeremiah “JD” Dumas! Columbus Youth Programs is excited to celebrate the accomplishment of Jeremiah “JD” Dumas for his selection as Columbus AFB’s Youth of the Year. Jeremiah will proceed to represent the installation virtually at the Mississippi Youth of the Year Competition. Jeremiah will compete for the honor of Mississippi Military Youth of the Year and $5000 in scholarship funds.

Youth of the Year celebration takes place at the Youth Center on 26 February at 1600 for Jeremiah JD Dumas

Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Air Force Art Contest @ ColumbusAFBLiving.com/ArtContest
Mar 1 @ 12:00 am – Mar 31 @ 11:59 pm

Go to columbusafbliving.com/artcontest to learn about the Air Force Art Contest 2021, brought to you by the AFSVC! Submit your 2D artwork for a chance to win! Monetary prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each age category. Columbusafbliving.com/artcontest provides you with official rules, accepted media, list of categories, prize amounts, tips for submitting artwork, and a link to submit your work!

Air Force Art Contest takes place from 1 March to 31 March click the image to be directed to a new page and learn more

DOD Transition Day (In Seat) @ AFRC
Mar 1 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
DOD Transition Day (In Seat) @ AFRC


Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at A&FRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, Pre-separation counseling is required before attending.


Monday; DoD Training Day(Managing MY Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, & Financial Planning for MY Transition). Briefing on Voting Assistance Program. Tuesday; VA Benefits & Services, Wednesday; DoL One-Day.

To register call (662) 434-2631.


Youth Art Month @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm

March is Youth Art Month! Email photos of you wonderful or strange creations to the library at 14fss.fsdl.library@us.af.mil, and we’ll share them on our Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary)!