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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!

Sep
1
Wed
Youth Fall Soccer Registration @ Youth Center
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm

Sign up your child for Fall Soccer at the Youth Center by September 17! The registration fee is $35 for 3-4 year olds, and $40 for 5-18 year olds. Save $5 on registration if you register by September 10! Volunteer coaches are needed. All games will be played on base, and sports physicals are required for players. For more information, call the Youth Center at 434-2504!

Youth Fall Soccer

Sep
13
Mon
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 13 – Sep 17 all-day
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC

0730-1600

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) 434-2631.

Sep
21
Tue
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
  A workshop introducing arriving personnel and their family members to the key personnel and services located on the base. Mandatory voting assistance information is provided. Normally conducted once a month for military and civilian newcomers to the base.

. Pre-registration is required, so please contact your unit CSS to be registered. For more information, please call the A&FRC Relocation Manager at (662) 434-2701

Events are subject to change due to COVID-19, so please contact A&FRC to confirm all events

 

StoryTime @ Your Library @ CAFB Library
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am

Join the Library for StoryTime every Tuesday at 10am for ages 3-6!

September StoryTime

Sep
22
Wed
Wellness Wednesday @ A&FRC
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wellness Wednesday is designed to utilize lectures, discussions, and experiential learning activities to increase awareness and knowledge about the selected topic

 

Sep
23
Thu
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Sep 23 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am

Plan My Move- Smooth Move @ A&FRC
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2701 or 662-434-2790 to register.

 

moving

Sep
24
Fri
Venture 360 Phase 1 Opening @ Old Golf Course Location
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Venture 360 Phase 1 Opening @ Old Golf Course Location

Get ready for the much anticipated initial opening of VENTURE 360! Starting September 24th many outdoor activities will be available on Fridays and Saturdays from 10am-5pm at the old golf course location! These activities include inflatable jumpers and putt-putt, cornhole and horseshoes, volleyball and cross net, ping pong, and MORE! Call ODR at 434-2505 for more info!

We Own Friday Teen Night @ Youth Center
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Teens 13-18, come to the Youth Center for a Family Feud/ Game Show themed party filled with food and fun! The cost is $10 per teen. Please sign up at the Youth Center by COB September 23. For more info, call 434-2504!We Own Friday Teen Night 24 September

Sep
27
Mon
DoL Vocational Track @ A&FRC
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by GBX Consultants, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notification and must have minimum of 8 participates to make. Call 434-2790 to register.